On April 21 at 10:30 a.m., while many New Yorkers were enjoying their Easter candy, Denaul Jenkins II, 33, was on the job as an MTA subway conductor, waiting to catch the second train of his shift. As he sat on the southbound platform at the 149th Street-Grand Concourse station in the Bronx, Walter Rivera, […]
The new MTA chief took to Twitter to talk to customers. The result was not pretty
Colorful graffiti have taken over parapet walls of the above-ground stations from 8th Avenue to 86th Street in Brooklyn on the Coney Island-bound N Line. Peeling paint and layers of green mold compete for attention. Rain falls through cracked ceilings onto commuters’ heads at the Kings Highway station, located seven stops past 8th Avenue station […]
The MTA will increase fares by 4 percent in March. Some riders aren’t happy about it; others think it’s inevitable.
The horrific train accident in Valhalla makes some riders think twice, but many say they still feel safe.
The lack of elevators and escalators on the line dates back to when it was built, but knowing the history doesn’t make it any easier.