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Second Avenue Subway Hits Key Milestone With Completion Of 86th Street Station Shell

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The highly anticipated Second Avenue Subway has hit another key milestone.

The cavern for the 86th Street station was completed on time, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced Thursday. 188 more words

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MTA Report: 25 Percent Of All Subway Trains Are At Least 5 Minutes Late

Note: This article was updated on 12/16/14 at 10:19 a.m.

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — If you feel like you are always waiting way too long for the subway, you are not wrong. 239 more words

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MTA Calls For Disciplinary Action In Queens F Train Derailment Back In May

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — An official report Friday said multiple track defects were to blame for a derailment on the F Train in Queens this past spring, which left 30 riders and two employees injured. 240 more words

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What is Black and White and on the Wall?

“Just as the development of earth art and installation art stemmed from the idea of taking art out of the galleries, the basis of my involvement with public art is a continuation of wall drawings.” … 691 more words

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MTA Eyes Devices To Warn About People On Tracks

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is looking into ways to prevent tragedies like the death of a Bronx man who was purposely pushed onto the tracks… 333 more words

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NYC Developers Look To Create Underground ‘Lowline’ Park

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Visitors from around the world are drawn to New York City’s High Line, an elevated park built on defunct railroad tracks transformed into an urban sanctuary of flowers, grasses and trees. 853 more words

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Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Updates Winter Operations Plan for New York

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has activated New York City Transit’s 2014-15 winter operations plan for subways and buses and the Staten Island Railway, New York Gov. 161 more words

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