Would anyone care to expand upon Todd’s gripe?
Random gripe: WTF is up with the N? No downtown express service for a month?! Rush-hour too! Is The MTA on vacation or something? (Oh, and the 4/5 this morning was crazy busy)

Starting today, subway riders can visit the MTA website to find out about elevator and escalator outage information.  The page is updated three times a day.  So now you can find out that you’re shit out of luck from the comfort of your own home. 
Did you know…
NYC Transit has 158 elevators and 169 escalators.
While that does [...]

The MTA is thinking about cutting a program that puts first aid workers in the subways.  They think by cutting the program, they can save a whopping $250,000 a year.  If you ask me, they could fire a few of the “captain obvious” system public address announcers and save about the same amount too.
From the [...]

Published reports say that the MTA could vote on its first fare hike in four years as early as today!   
If an increase is on the agenda, there won’t be a decision until December. But the MTA board could decide today to schedule public hearings on fare hikes for New York City Transit, the [...]

Yeah, so it’s rainy as hell, but at least it’s a little cooler out today. That’s a refreshing change.
Unfortunately, it is still humid as hell on the subway. I had the unlucky fortune of getting on car without air conditioning. It was just as crowded as always, so that kinda kept me [...]

Subway service on the 4, 5, and 6, and 7 in Manhattan has been restored.  However, all subway trains are still bypassing Grand Central Terminal.  The S train service is still not running.

All I gotta say is two things.  1) I told you so and 2) good luck getting to work on the East Side tomorrow.
Ok, so earlier today, I ranted on and on about how shockingly perfect my morning commute was despite the horrible weather.  At the end, I mentioned that I hoped it would continue [...]

Subway Delays Galore

Posted on July 18th, 2007 by The SUBWAYblogger in Transit Failures

Holy hell.  Here’s the latest from the MTA as of 4:31pm
More details at MTA.info

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