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A Look Inside the 'Spectacular' $1.4B Fulton Street Transit Center

The Fulton Street Transit Center is scheduled to open in 2014.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

MTA Tries Removing Trash Cans to Clean Up Subways

The Eighth St. N station in Greenwich Village is without garbage cans as part of a pilot program to clean up the subway system.

Manhattan »

MTA Announces Subway and Bus Shutdown Saturday For Hurricane Irene

Governor Cuomo orderded the shutdown of all MTA subways, trains and buses Saturday afternoon.

Downtown »

MTA Opens New Fulton Street Subway Entrance

A new entrance to the Fulton Street subway station opened at 135 William St.

Downtown »

Residents Barred From Commemorating 9/11 at Ground Zero

Residents are upset that they will not be able to hold a ceremony at the new 9/11 memorial this Sept. 11.

Downtown »

Fulton Transit Center Contractor Pays $20M for Allegedly Ducking Minority Hiring Laws

Skanska USA has to pay $20 million under an agreement with federal prosecutors.

Manhattan »

Freezing Rain Gives Way to Falling Ice and Frozen Puddles

Manhattanites dodged slushy puddles and falling ice after Wednesday morning's ice storm.

Manhattan »

$60M Faster M15 Bus Not Fast Enough For Some Rush Hour Commuters

Commuters are already having problems with the service.

Manhattan »

Riders on Speedier M15 Bus Will Have to Pay at the Curb

The new M15 Select Bus Service could make trips up to 20 percent faster.

Downtown »

Downtown Construction Brings Weekend Subway Changes in October

The 1 and A/C lines will be disrupted throughout the month.

Manhattan »

MTA Removing Toll Gates on Henry Hudson Bridge, Report Says

The MTA toll experiment will initially affect EZ-Pass lanes, but could eventually replace cash lanes with cameras.

Manhattan »

Long Island Rail Road Service to Penn Station Restored for Morning Rush

Long Island Rail Road service was expected to be fully restored by the Monday morning rush.

Downtown »

Ground Zero Mosque Opponents Sue MTA Over 'Banned' Bus Ads

The ad juxtaposes images of the burning Twin Towers with the planned Ground Zero mosque and community center.

Manhattan »

MTA Board to Vote on Fare Hike Proposals, Monthly MetroCards Could Go Up $15

The price of a 30-day MetroCard would increase by $15 under a proposal being considered by the board.

Manhattan »

Subway, Bus Service Changes to Hit Monday Morning Rush

Manhattanites will get their first taste of the MTA's 'doomsday' service cuts in Monday morning's commute.