MTA

John Raskin, co-founder and outgoing executive director of the Riders Alliance.
Transit advocate John Raskin talks leaving the grassroots group, successful campaigns and his next steps.
Personality
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An NYPD officer directs traffic in the midst of a blackout affecting Midtown and the Upper West Side in Manhattan on July 13.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
News & Politics
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Platform tiles being replaced by MTA employees.
Experts weigh in on new proposals to shake up the embattled transportation authority.
News & Politics
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A new report has grand plans to slim down the troubled transit authority.
News & Politics
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The Fast Forward plan would modernize the subway system’s decades-old signaling system over the next 10 years.
Policy
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MTA president Andy Byford at a 2018 press conference.
Cuomo reportedly has it out for the man who’s saving the MTA.
News & Politics
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Drones.
The Governor heads to Israel today to show solidarity.
Policy
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Is NYC Transit President Andy Byford in or out?
NYC’s subway chief is confronting rumors that he’s on the way out.
News & Politics
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Subway turnstiles.
The One Metro New York system will allow riders use a phone or contactless card, rather than swipe a MetroCard.
Policy
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President Donald Trump.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
News & Politics
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