Joseph Lhota

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New York City »

Mayor Bloomberg said subway service will be shut down for the rest of the week after Hurricane Sandy.

New York City »

Chairman Joseph Lhota said the MTA has never "faced a disaster as devastating" as the one left by Sandy.

New York City »

The MTA will shut down, and officials urge New Yorkers to hurry home early.

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The MTA unveiled its options for March fare hikes Monday.

Long Island City »

The MTA's East Side Access project is expected to be completed in 2019.

New York City »

Michele Kaplan is calling on the MTA to make subway stations more wheelchair-accessible.

New York City »

The Yankees honored a hero bus driver who caught a girl who fell from a third-floor window.

Midtown »

The state comptroller said the MTA worked with Apple for more than a year before the RFP was issued.

Astoria »

Senator Gianaris wants the W subway and the QM22 express bus brought back to Queens.

Rockaway Beach »

The Marine Parkway Bridge, connecting Brooklyn to the Rockaways, turns 75 on Tuesday.

Columbus Circle »

The MTA is calling for bids for a 13-store retail complex at the Columbus Center transit center. 

Downtown Brooklyn »

The first ever National Transit Workers Assault Conference was held in Downtown Brooklyn on Thursday.

Midtown & Theater District »

The MTA is set to launch a new iPhone and Android app showcasing art in the subway system.

South Bronx »

Riders will be able to locate the nearest bus by sending a text message or visiting the Bus Time website.

Manhattan »

Joseph Lhota started as the MTA's executive director on Monday after Jay Walder's departure in October.