NYC subways and buses

MTA Memorial Day weekend service
MTA Memorial Day weekend service
News Queens Courier Staff 5/23/2013 at 4:36PM

The MTA will make the following service changes for the Memorial Day holiday weekend: NYC Subways and Buses MTA subways and buses will operate on Sunday schedule on Memorial Day.  Subway customers are reminded to use the A, C, D or Q instead of the D, and the J instead of the Z. Some subway [...]

31 percent of riders have no love for MTA
31 percent of riders have no love for MTA
News Cristabelle Tumola 2/21/2013 at 1:25PM

A recent Straphangers Campaign poll found that about a third of New York City Transit riders can’t find a single reason to praise the MTA. In honor of Valentine’s Day, the transportation advocacy group asked 252 people what they love about subways and buses. The most popular answer was convenience, but riders also liked the [...]

MTA service changes for President’s Day holiday
News Queens Courier Staff 2/17/2013 at 3:22PM

According to the MTA, the transit agency’s trains and buses will operate on special schedules in observance of Presidents’ Day on Monday. Subways and Buses On Monday, February 18, President’s Day, the MTA New York City subways and buses will operate on a Saturday schedule. Planned Service changes for Monday, February 18: The 5 train [...]

Storm disrupts local transit, airport travel
Storm disrupts local transit, airport travel
News Queens Courier Staff 2/08/2013 at 12:18PM

In anticipation of Friday’s blizzard, the MTA has added extra trains to the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) and Metro-North, and has cancelled weekend subway work. But as the weather conditions deteriorate, the MTA may need to cancel or make changes to service. Check the MTA website for any updates throughout the storm. LIRR The [...]