MTA

Congestion pricing traffic
Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
February 11, 2019 - 8:35 am
A big rally is planned Monday in Albany, calling for congestion pricing on Manhattan drivers to help pay for mass transit upgrades.
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Subway turnstile file
Dreamstime
February 06, 2019 - 10:39 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Fare beaters are costing the city hundreds of millions of dollars a year. RELATED: Riders rage over proposed MTA fare hike: 'It's getting worse' | Stringer calls fair fares MetroCard program a 'mockery' | Queens councilman suing city to release data on fare beater arrests In...
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Taxi driver protest
1010 WINS
February 04, 2019 - 6:59 am
Taxi drivers on Sunday protested the new congestion pricing surcharge being imposed on drivers headed to parts of Manhattan.
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Subway turnstile file
Dreamstime
January 30, 2019 - 11:19 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Disability and transit advocates want the MTA to implement a 'full subway accessibility plan' to make more stations accessible to disabled riders and to those who find stairs an obstacle. RELATED: Young mother dies in fall down subway stairs | De Blasio promises crackdown on...
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L train subway
Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
January 28, 2019 - 7:08 am
All was well on the L train Monday morning, but come nighttime, hell was awaiting commuters looking to travel between Brooklyn and Manhattan.
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Passengers board an MTA bus near First Avenue
(Photo by Daniel Barry/Getty Images)
January 24, 2019 - 3:23 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- We all know how sluggish city buses can be, but the mayor wants to change that. The NYPD now has a squad for clearing out bus lanes, and the ticket for parking in one costs $115. RELATED: EXCLUSIVE: MTA reports significant improvements to subways, buses | Bed bug scare...
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Subway Train
Dreamstime
January 22, 2019 - 2:22 pm
The MTA board is set to vote this Thursday on the first fare and toll hike since 2017.
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Subway Train
Dreamstime
January 17, 2019 - 7:13 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The MTA will adopt the plan outlined earlier this month by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to avert an L train shutdown, the transportation agency announced Thursday. “We are moving forward with the new plan and will be regularly briefing the board, public officials and our customers,”...
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Ruben Diaz fare hike
1010 WINS
January 16, 2019 - 12:52 pm
The MTA plans to vote this month on boosting fares from $2.75 to $3, but the agency is already getting pushback from riders with help from Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.
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January 14, 2019 - 10:18 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It might be hard to tell if you ride the LIRR, but the railroad claims its trains are cleaned an average of 4.5 times a day. RELATED: LIRR trains to be canceled, rerouted for months-long Amtrak repairs | Wet leaves could make weekend travel difficult on LIRR | LIRR says...
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