Freedom Ticket

Did you know that New Yorkers have some of the longest commutes in the nation? Out of the 30 largest metropolitan areas, New York City is the only city where average weekly commutes exceed five hours, according to New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer. New Yorkers on average, commute 6 hours and 18 minutes… Read More Freedom Ticket

Have you ever tried calling the 511 NY Transit and Traffic Information line to get MTA Information?

Anyone who has ever dialed 511 to get MTA information can attest that it can be a frustrating and challenging process that can result in slamming the phone down without receiving answers to the questions that prompted the call. The 511 system, which is operated by the State, can be a first impression of the… Read More Have you ever tried calling the 511 NY Transit and Traffic Information line to get MTA Information?

The MTA Capital Program and the City of New York: The City of New York Has a Great Opportunity with the MTA Capital Program…And timing is everything!!

In its One New York plan, the de Blasio administration recognizes the centrality of an effective transit system to the future growth of the City and the achievement of the Plan’s goals. The City has supported fully funding the MTA’s Capital Program and establishing a stable funding structure for capital needs  and recognizes that fully… Read More The MTA Capital Program and the City of New York: The City of New York Has a Great Opportunity with the MTA Capital Program…And timing is everything!!