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Hate the Fare Hike? Act Now to Stop Another in 2015

Charlene Obernauer | Posted 05.06.2013 | New York
Charlene Obernauer

None of these solutions are going to be easy wins, and none of them are going to be complete fixes. But we can't scapegoat the honest salaries and earned benefits of hardworking people.

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...

Matt Sledge

Will New York City's Next Mayor Ride The Subway?

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 02.22.2013 | New York

New York transit advocates have a pretty simple wish list for the city's next mayor: More money, more buses. Whether they will see their dreams fulfil...

PHOTOS: Incredible Images From NYC's Underground

Posted 02.23.2013 | New York

The MTA's East Side Access project may not be slated to finish till 2019, but new, breathtaking images taken by the agency's resident photographer, Pa...

PHOTOS: NYC's Massive Underground Projects

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 04.09.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Sixteen stories below Grand Central Terminal, an army of workers is blasting through bedrock to create a new commuter rail concourse ...

PHOTOS: Second Avenue Subway Construction

Posted 01.29.2013 | New York

It's been some time since we last checked in on the rumblings under Manhattan's East Side. Although construction of the Second Avenue Subway has h...

School Bus Driver Strike, Day 2

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS and EILEEN AJ CONNELLY | Posted 03.19.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City's first school bus strike in 34 years entered its second day Thursday with no resolution in sight and tens of thousands...

Bloomberg Hits Brakes On Pedicab Rates Decision

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 02.11.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Mayor Michael Bloomberg hit the brakes Wednesday on a proposal to keep tourist-toting pedicabs from charging confusing, sometimes exo...

City's Bike Share Program To Launch In May After Sandy Damaged Some Gear

DNAinfo.com | Posted 12.07.2012 | New York

NEW YORK CITY -- The city's long-delayed bike share program is on track to launch in May, after being pushed back two more months because of damage su...

NYC Bike Share Equipment Damaged By Hurricane Sandy

Posted 11.15.2012 | New York

New York City's dreams of a hosting a bike-share program to rival those in DC and Boston appear to have been sidelined, once again. Hurricane Sandy...

Transportation In NYC In Sandy Aftermath: A Guide

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.30.2012 | New York

On Monday, as hurricane turned superstorm Sandy ripped through the five boroughs, New York City came to a screeching halt. Public transportation w...

Lawyer Looking To Sue City On Behalf Of Riders Trapped On A Train

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A lawyer says he plans to file a lawsuit against the MTA on behalf of straphangers who were trapped for seven hours on an A train during the snow stor...

The 18-HOUR Subway Ride From JFK To Park Slope

AP | SAMANTHA GROSS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — It took hours for Christopher Mullen to get off a plane from sunny Cancun and on to a half-empty subway car, his only way home. It wo...