MTA’s $27B Capital Plan Gets Approval For Second Avenue Subway To Expand Into East Harlem

second ave east harlemA massive funding plan for the MTA is finally moving forward, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Tuesday. The Capital Plan Review Board has approved the $27 billion, five-year capital plan for the MTA. Continue Reading →

Leave Early, NYC Subway Wait Times Getting Worse

3 train subway in harlem1Wait times for subway trains in NYC are, unsurprisingly, getting worse, a report released by the New York State Comptroller’s office reveals. The Wall Street Journal reported on the audit, which also criticizes the MTA’s assessment method for wait times. Continue Reading →

PATH Joins MTA And Amtrak In Banning Hoverboards

Hoverboard (1)Crains New York reports that for Harlemites who own hoverboards, the Port Authority Trans-Hudson rail line has joined other transit systems in banning hoverboards on its trains and in stations. Continue Reading →

From Harlem To Hollis, NYPD To Wake Napping Riders

fa512d2485a48d068f0f6a706700adfaOn late-night and early-morning subway rides, it’s common to see passengers dozing off (or passing out) on the way home. But New York City’s police commissioner is sounding the alarm. Continue Reading →

Cellphone Service Coming To More Subway Stations In Harlem

subway train in harlem1New York City subway riders from Harlem to Hollis will soon have access to Wi-Fi and cellphone service as part of a plan to upgrade an aging transit system that serves 9 million people daily. Continue Reading →

Lexington Ave Line Bypass At 103rd Street In Harlem

103rd street harlemAs part of its ongoing Station Component work at the 103rd Street Station of the #6 Lexington Avenue Line in East Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

149th Street Subway Station In Harlem, NY 1910

upclose-view-of-149th-street-station-sugar-hill-manhattan-new-york-ny-1910-20Here are two images of a vendor selling produce at the 149th Street Subway Station in Sugar Hill, Harlem, New York, 1910.

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Man shot in arm on Harlem subway platform

subway+station+shootingPolice say a 19-year-old man was shot in the arm during a dispute at a subway platform in Harlem. Continue Reading →