Straphangers Campaign

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Chelsea »

While one study ranks the 7 the best subway line in the city, another puts it dead last.

Upper East Side »

The Straphangers Campaign gave out its 2014 awards for the slowest and least reliable buses in the city.

Bed-Stuy »

The Riders Alliance is asking for greater frequency and better communication on the Eighth Avenue line. 

Civic Center »

The Straphangers Campaign's annual report named the 7 the best train and the 2 the worst.

Woodside »

The F had more than 300 delay alerts in 2013, more than any other line, a transit advocacy group said.

Midtown »

Nearly half of all subway lines were dirtier in 2013 than they were in 2011, according to the survey.  

New York City »

The Straphangers Campaign surveyed 251 subway platforms in 2012.

New York City »

The Straphangers Campaign named and shamed the slowest and most unreliable buses.

New York City »

The C train earned the lowest rating in an annual subway report card for the fourth straight year.

Manhattan »

The J/Z line landed in the top spot for the first time ever, while the C and 2 lines ranked last, according to the Straphangers Campaign.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Advocates will install the vintage-looking tollbooth to draw attention to lost revenue for infrastructure after tollbooths were removed.

Manhattan »

A new survey ranked city subway lines based on how clear their announcements can be heard by straphangers.

Manhattan »

The "C" train was named the city's worst subway line for the second straight year by the Straphangers Campaign.