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Here's To You...

Here’s to you, guy unprepared to get on the bus.

We just spent 25 minutes together waiting for the bus, but you decide to wait till you are on the vehicle to fumble through your big, dirty, smelly wallet to get your MetroCard. 202 more words

Commuter Woes Continue For Thousands Of LIRR, Metro-North Riders After Computer Glitch

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The MTA is urging riders to buy new monthly MetroCards after a computer glitch caused problems for thousands of Metro-North and Long Island Rail Road commuters. 508 more words

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Glitch Hits Monthly LIRR, Metro-North MetroCard Users, Snarls Subway Access

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A glitch created problems Monday for roughly 10,000 commuters heading into New York City, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority said.

“Because of a technical problem with the coding for the monthly unlimited MetroCards that are on the back side of the monthly tickets for Long Island Rail Road customers and Metro-North customers, the MetroCard portion is not working at turnstiles or on buses,” Aaron Donovan of the MTA told 1010 WINS. 634 more words

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MTA Begins Public Hearings On Plans For Toll And Fare Hikes

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The MTA will begin public hearings Monday evening on its plans for toll and fare hikes next year.

Among the proposals is raising the base fare on the MetroCard from $2.50 to $2.75 while increasing the bonus on a pay-per-ride MetroCard. 317 more words

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Stop Collecting Metrocards: Here's How To Beat the MTA

Whether you’re a commuter or you visit New York City from time to time, you have had a Metrocard in your possession.

Now let’s be honest, how many times have you had leftover money on that card, causing you to suffer from insufficient funds? 184 more words

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REMINISCING ON OUR NYC TRIP & SOME TIPS

Today, we’re reminiscing on our NYC trip last month. Ive been slacking  a little with my blog post lately due to much time spent searching for “wedding stuff” and have postponed much of my blogging! 877 more words

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Brooklyn Nets Celebrate 2014-15 Season with MetroCard Branding

The Brooklyn Nets are getting a jump start to the 2014-2015 NBA basketball season with a new branded MetroCard. The team has become the first professional sports organization to purchase space on MetroCards as the Nets celebrate their home opener at Barclays Center tonight against the Oklahoma City Thunder. 289 more words

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