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DiNapoli: MTA generally behind on repairs and upgrades but Metro-North not...

A new report from New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli gives fairly good grades to the MTA’s Metro-North division, despite saying that the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s “long-term finances are still in trouble as it wrestles with an overdue list of repairs and upgrades and growing debt."

Hochul calls for New Year return to New York offices

Speaking at yesterday’s breakfast meeting of the Association for a Better New York, Hochul issued a call for workers to come back in greater numbers after the New Year.

$95M renovation of White Plains Metro-North station complete

Local, county and state officials joined with MTA representatives at the White Plains station on Nov. 1 to formally mark the completion of the project that began in 2018.

MTA’s financial outlook is precarious, NYS comptroller says

The MTA currently is looking at deficit financing to balance its budget through 2025 to the tune of $2.9 billion.

MTA completes first phase of new transit-oriented development in Harrison

The 598-space garage will increase parking availability at the station by more than 80%.

MTA completes Third Avenue Bridge renewal project in Mount Vernon

The MTA approved the rehabilitation project for the Third Avenue Bridge in Mount Vernon in December of 2019, and began demolishing the original, 121-year old bridge in April of 2020.

MTA to delay fare hike, expects financial stability to 2024

Revised state and local taxes and subsidies will contribute to increasing revenue, in the amount of $1.4 billion through 2024.

Metro-North increasing peak service as ridership increases

On June 21, Metro-North will increase peak service on the Harlem, Hudson and New Haven lines to 67% of pre-Covid levels from the current 63%, with plans to up that number to 83% at the end of August.

Cuomo says feds OK plan for Metro-North run to Penn Station

The plan for Metro-North Railroad to provide service into Penn Station on Manhattan’s east side moved onto an express track today when Gov. Andrew...

Manhattan congestion pricing plan moves forward

Congestion pricing that would collect tolls from drivers who venture below 60th Street in Manhattan is moving forward after having previously been blocked by...

MTA board considers laying off 9,000, massive service cuts

Metropolitan Transportation Authority Chairman Patrick Joseph Foye said this afternoon at the MTA's Manhattan headquarters that the possibility of dramatic service cuts and layoffs...

Federal aid for Metro-North, MTA, urged at Bronxville event

Ridership on Metro-North is still only about 25% of what it was before the pandemic hit, while the number of trains is about 63% of the pre-pandemic schedule.

County executives warn MTA may pull out of two counties, decimate...

“Allowing the MTA to wither away will create far reaching economic consequences far greater than we are already experiencing today due to the Covid-19 pandemic," says Westchester County Executive George Latimer.

Metro region business leaders ask Trump for help  

The heads of three regional business groups have asked President Trump to step in and break the Congressional deadlock on new aid for states...

Mid-Hudson set for second phase of reopening

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo confirmed on Monday that the Mid-Hudson region, which includes Westchester, is set to enter the second phase of the four-phase...