Metropolitan Transportation Authority News

MTA releases updated version of the subway night map

MTA releases updated version of the subway night map

8th Oct 2012 Press Release Rail News

The opening of the new Bleecker Street transfer and the renaming of the Atlantic-Ave Pacific Street station complex to Atlantic Avenue-Barclays bring with it one more benefit—MTA New York City Transit’s new version of the night map!

MTA submits claims for $65 million from Tropical Storm Irene

MTA submits claims for $65 million from Tropical Storm Irene

17th Sep 2012 Press Release Rail News

The MTA has submitted its Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and insurance claims to recover the $65 million in losses it suffered due to flood and wind damage to the regional transit infrastructure related to Tropical Storm Irene, which hit the region on August 28, 2011.

MTA Saves $8 million through new procurement method

MTA Saves $8 million through new procurement method

3rd Apr 2012 Press Release Rail News

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced that by making necessary purchases through a new form of real-time online reverse auctions, the agency had saved $8 million on three recent contracts, including two that were approved today. Contracts approved today for desktop computers and for custodial and security services came in at 51% and 8% below expectations, respectively.