Transit

Bowling Green subway statoin
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Andrew Weber
July 19, 2019 - 1:32 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The NYPD is looking for a suspect who punched a subway conductor seemingly at random. The incident occurred Thursday night on a 4 train in the Bowling Green station in lower Manhattan, authorities say. According to police, the suspect punched the conductor when the train...
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NJ Transit train
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Samantha Liebman
July 19, 2019 - 9:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has been boasting about making progress in straightening out NJ Transit, saying commuters are experiencing fewer cancellations and delays this year but the data indicates otherwise at least for the month of June. Commuters expressed their...
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L train
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Andrew Weber
July 17, 2019 - 2:10 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Transit riders, transportation advocates and state legislators rallied outside Grand Central Terminal this morning to tell Gov. Andrew Cuomo how to construct the MTA’s five-year capital plan. They say the new plan must embrace last year’s “Fast Forward” proposal to prioritize...
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LIRR trains
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Andrew Weber
July 12, 2019 - 1:10 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — MTA Inspector General Carolyn Pokorny released reports that show dozens of MTA employees have been disciplined for overtime abuse, conflicts of interest and corruption, dating back to 2017. One report showed Raymond Murphy, an LIRR foreman, was caught at home 10 times while...
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LIRR trains
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Andrew Weber
July 10, 2019 - 9:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A LIRR worker who made $280,000 last year has reportedly been discovered staying home when he was supposed to be working. The New York Post reports foreman Raymond Murphy was snagged at home 10 times over three months last year. He was allowed to retire before he could be...
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Central Park West
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Andrew Weber
July 02, 2019 - 1:12 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A new bike lane on Central Park West would cost the street 400 parking spaces if it moves forward as proposed. The plan will go in front of Community Board 7, which covers the neighborhood, in its full board meeting on Tuesday night. The Community Board’s transportation...
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Congestion pricing traffic
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Glenn Schuck
June 19, 2019 - 6:39 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Congestion pricing is taking another step towards reality as the MTA and the New York City Department of Transportation reached an agreement to work together on the program. Both organizations will be responsible for putting together the infrastructure for and running the...
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MTA bus
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Andrew Weber
June 07, 2019 - 8:53 am
NEW YORK ( 1010 WINS) — A man armed with a knife climbed onto the bumper of an MTA bus Thursday night and started stabbing the bus. Bus driver Louis Huertas was on 14th street in the East Village. “I opened up the doors and told him listen, you've got to get off the bus or get off the bumper," said...
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Vision Zero rally
Juliet Papa
1010 WINS Newsroom
May 07, 2019 - 1:15 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Families for Safe Streets, an organization devoted to encouraging the rapid implementation of Vision Zero traffic policies, held a rally Tuesday afternoon at City Hall. #video @tranportationalternatives says ⁦ @NYCMayor ⁩ not doing enough w/ #VisionZero #1010WINS pic.twitter...
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Yellow Taxis
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March 06, 2019 - 7:15 am
New York City taxi drivers are taking their complaints against a recently imposed congestion pricing surcharge to the streets of midtown at 1 p.m. Wednesday.
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