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New York Public Transportation

The Decline of Good Transit Jobs and Passenger Safety

John Samuelsen | Posted 11.26.2012 | New York
John Samuelsen

The MTA's contract demands include the introduction of part-time Bus Operators, which would have a rippling effect throughout working-class communities.

Faith Based Leaders and TWU President Say Part Time Bus Operators will Put Community at Risk

John Samuelsen | Posted 10.30.2012 | New York
John Samuelsen

Transit work provides great opportunities for our congregants, and opening the door to part time work jeopardizes the long term economic health of the communities we represent.

MTA Should Squeeze Banks, Not Riders. Be Our Guest

John Samuelsen | Posted 10.22.2012 | New York
John Samuelsen

Instead of raising fares and proposing to charge riders a fee when they have to purchase a new Metro Card, the MTA should be looking to recoup millions of dollars that the big banks may have improperly charged them.

The Law of the Subway

Joseph Rauch | Posted 07.14.2012 | College
Joseph Rauch

I thought the MTA regulations of prohibiting soliciting on the subway were harsh until recently.

Your Commute Is About To Get Worse

AP | CHRIS HAWLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — When members of Congress met recently to discuss revitalizing passenger trains in the United States, they chose Grand Central Termina...