MTA Postpones Fare Hikes On Metro-North, LIRR

Jul 21, 2021
John Minchillo / AP

Fares will not go up this year for Metro-North and Long Island Rail Road riders.

Government Watchdogs Want Cuomo To Lift MTA Emergency Declaration

Jun 22, 2021
Patrick Cashin / MTA

This month marks four years since New York Governor Andrew Cuomo first declared a so-called "state of emergency" for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Government watchdogs now say it's time to rescind it.

Cuomo Nominee Would Be First Woman To Head The MTA

Jun 9, 2021
Interim President of the New York City Transit Authority Sarah Feinberg speaks during a news conference with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Monday, May 10, 2021 in New York.
Mary Altaffer / Associated Press

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced a historic nomination for the new chair of the MTA. If confirmed, Sarah Feinberg would be the first woman to head North America’s largest public transit system.

Richard Drew / AP

The $11 billion East Side Access project to connect the Long Island Rail Road to Grand Central Terminal in New York City is finished with construction.

Kathy Willens / AP

A report released by a New York fiscal watchdog group has recommended several ways the Metropolitan Transportation Authority can save almost $3 billion dollars a year.