Gov. Andrew Cuomo and subways chief Andy Byford are at odds over how to update subway signals. They both might be right.
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A row of Citi Bikes stationed in New York City.
Legalizing e-bikes and e-scooters failed to make it through the state budget, but proponents haven’t given up.
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A magnifying glass looking at the census
The industry has joined Democrats in vocal opposition to the Census 2020 question.
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There's no need to be concerned with facial recognition technology being used in the subways, according to the MTA.
Questions about facial recognition technology are continuing to crop up.
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A Charter Spectrum van parked on the streets of Manhattan.
Charter will pay an additional $12 million to expand broadband in underserved areas.
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The Battery Park Underpass, two days after Hurricane Sandy in 2012.
Some of NYC’s biggest new developments are on the water. With flood risks rising, they could end up in the water.
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Battery Park City.
Along New York City’s coastlines, and further inland, fortifications are being built to prevent damage from rising sea levels.
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Bartenders are among the many different workers not eligible for the $15 minimum wage in New York.
Cuomo touts the state’s $15 wage, but many workers are still waiting. And some may not benefit.
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Lyft.
The tech company sued New York City to block a new law mandating minimum wage requirements for app-based ride hail drivers.
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Better cell service in the subway may not be that far away.
Transit Wireless announced that it is launching a digital media business and will be offering new products and services to public places and transit systems, including the New York City subway.
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Annie McDonough
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