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Mta Fare Hike

MTA Approves MetroCard Fare Hike For 2015

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieckzowski | Posted 01.22.2015 | Politics

Bad news, New Yorkers: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has voted to raise fares for subway and bus riders, as well as MetroCard holders. ...

Report: NYC Subway Fares Could Rise 50 Percent

The New York World | Posted 09.29.2013 | New York

By Claire Moses, The New York World You’d better start saving: In a decade, bus and subway fares in New York City could be 50 percent higher ...

$250,000 Subway Typo?

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.11.2013 | New York

The story of the "$250,000 subway typo" may have been a tad exaggerated, an MTA spokesman told The Huffington Post. On Sunday, the New York Post r...

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE FARE HIKE

amNewYork, New York | Tim Herrera | Posted 04.30.2013 | New York

Your MetroCard is going to get a little pricier this weekend, as the MTA's sweeping 2013 fare hike kicks in Sunday. Under the new fare system, monthl...

As MTA Hiked Fares, Lhota Handed Out Pay Raises

Newsday | Chau Lam | Posted 04.09.2013 | New York

Former MTA chairman Joseph Lhota handed out retroactive pay raises -- totaling more than $250,000 -- to the agency's top three presidents and a retire...

MTA Officially Approves Fare Hike Plan For 2013

Reuters | Posted 02.18.2013 | New York

NEW YORK, Dec 19 (Reuters) - New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the biggest transportation network in North America, approved fare hi...

MTA Unveils Four Plans For Fare Hikes; $125 Monthly Considered

| Posted 10.15.2012 | New York

By Jill Colvin, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer MIDTOWN — 30-day MetroCards could jump to as much as $125 under proposed fare hikes unveiled by the MTA...

Another Fare Hike?

Posted 09.17.2012 | New York

The MTA is reportedly considering fare-hike proposals seeking to raise enough money to close the $382 million needed to balance the upcoming 2013 budg...

20 MTA Employees Make More Than $100,000 in Overtime Pay

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 06.21.2012 | Business

The MTA might not be the first place one would think of to fetch a six figure salary, but thanks to overtime pay and an old union rule, at least 20 em...

Matt Sledge

Mass Transit's State Of The Union: Room For Improvement

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 01.24.2012 | Politics

The last couple of years have been pretty stormy for public transportation agencies: Amid deteriorating state and local budgets, some 80 percent of th...

It's Atlantic Yards "Push" Week!

Steve Ettlinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Steve Ettlinger

The State Senate isn't the only place where leaders are messing with our minds this week.

A Woman at the Edge

Nick Turse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nick Turse

There is an increasing number of women caught between violence in the home and the violence of being moneyless, powerless, and alone in the world.

A Woman at the Edge

Nick Turse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nick Turse

There is an increasing number of women caught between violence in the home and the violence of being moneyless, powerless, and alone in the world.