Transportation

Joe Biden riding Amtrak on the campaign trail in September 2020.
A rail enthusiast in the Oval Office signals hope for more federal aid and transportation funding.
Incoming deputy secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation Polly Trottenberg.
The former NYC DOT Commissioner has been tapped for the big leagues.
Bedford Avenue Subway stop.
A Senate win in Georgia could mean more funding for the MTA
New York City’s transit system has always had a bit of an issue with modernization.
The Transit Tech Lab picks eight finalist companies to address pandemic challenges.
Dominican-American singer Marley.
Performers have lost a lot of income, but there are programs available to help them.
MTA subway elevator
Along with massive service and workforce cuts, elevator installations and on-demand paratransit is on the MTA’s chopping block if federal funding doesn’t come through.
Mayor Bill de Blasio takes the subway on June 23rd to celebrate phase two of reopening.
Your best chance to stay healthy on buses, trains and automobiles.
Traffic jam on the Queensboro Bridge.
If commuters all take to their cars – or even just stay home – the MTA is doomed.
Heavy traffic on the Williamsburg Bridge.
New York needs the revenue from Central Business District tolling more than ever, but it’s unlikely to stay on schedule.
A subway car on June 8th during phase 1 of reopening.
The authority issues a new “challenge” for tech companies to keep transit safe.
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