Hurricane Sandy to shut down NYC public transportation


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Beginning March 1, fare and toll hikes will go into effect across all MTA services.
Governor Andrew Cuomo’s announced at his Hurricane Sandy news conference Sunday morning that the MTA will suspend subway and bus service beginning Sunday evening at 7 p.m. Bridges and tunnels will also be closed if winds reach 60 mph, while JFK and LaGuardia airports will currently remain open.

The governor advised this will be a serious storm and everyone should be cautious and plan accordingly.

There is no estimated time for service restorations.