Transit Issues

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Letters

MTA must improve Rockaway transit

The buses on the Woodhaven corridor are too overcrowded and unreliable and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority does not care. Comments (3).
Astoria

E train kills MTA worker in Astoria

An MTA worker died on the job early Wednesday morning when he was struck by an E train entering the 46th Street station in Astoria. Comment.

Sunday, April 21, 2013

Rego Park

DOT supports speed cameras at boro intersection

The city Department of Transportation threw its support behind calls for a speed camera at a dangerous intersection near PS 206 in Rego Park, but said it is waiting for the state to pass a law authorizing the cameras before it can move forward. Comments (2).
Transit

Cuomo chooses Prendergast to serve as head of the MTA

Thomas Prendergast has been nominated to be chairman of the MTA by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who called him “a consummate public transit leader.” Comment.

Saturday, April 20, 2013

Long Island City

Riders need updated transit system: Quinn

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn (D-Manhattan), Democratic front-runner for mayor, says New York City’s transit system badly needs modernizing because too many straphangers are spending an hour getting to work. Comment.

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