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Person Struck, Injured By Bus In Williamsburg, Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A person was struck and wounded by a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus Tuesday evening in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

The person was hit by a B62 bus at Wythe and Division avenues in Brooklyn, according to the FDNY. 74 more words


Postings: Manhattan (and Brooklyn) Transfers

New York City’s subterranean transportation system is a vast labyrinth of subway lines, and straphangers are always angling for better and improved access to it. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey have undertaken major underground transportation projects, which have started to and will continue to impact how people travel around the city. 360 more words

Schumer, Blumenthal Seek Rail Safety 'Overhaul'

ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Sens. Charles Schumer and Richard Blumenthal say they want to “overhaul'” rail safety laws to prevent future derailments and other accidents. 303 more words


Riders Upset After Panel Finds Metro-North Didn't Prioritize Safety

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — MTA commuters said Thursday there is no excuse for the agency not making rider safety a top priority.

On Wednesday, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority… 551 more words


MTA Report: Metro-North Sacrificed Safety For On-Time Performance

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Metro-North Railroad has sacrificed safety for on-time performance, according to a report released Wednesday by a Metropolitan Transportation Authority panel. 463 more words


Faulty Safety Practices Cited As Cause Of Metro North Accidents

NEW YORK (AP) - A panel convened by New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority says Metro-North Railroad has sacrificed safety for on-time performance in recent years. 127 more words


MTA Stays at 469 Seventh Avenue

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has elected to renew its lease at 469 Seventh Avenue. The building is located in Midtown by West 36th Street, and is co-owned by Dan Shavolian of Foremost Real Estate and Eric and Marty Meyer of Colliers International. 21 more words