Oahu's rail transit system is on track to cost at least half a billion dollars more than originally budgeted, according to a financial assessment released Thursday by rail officials, who blamed lagging tax revenues, fast-rising construction costs and...
The days of the "honesty" fare system aboard the Buffalo subway system will end in about two years as Metro Rail adopts state-of-the-art electronics accepting everything from cash to smart cards, and featuring traditional turnstiles for the first time in
The New York City Transit Authority was accused in a lawsuit Wednesday of discriminating against people with limited English who try to use a program providing transportation to those with disabilities.
A Gloucester resident who was occasionally homeless and wrote letters to the Times regarding the plight of the homeless and other social and community issues has been identified as the man who was struck and killed by a commuter rail train.
One Caltrain struck an unoccupied car that was on the tracks at Fair Oaks Avenue on Tuesday evening, and another train had to come to a halt when it encountered another car on the tracks near the Blossom Hill station, officials said.
The need to replace the Baltimore & Potomac Tunnel that winds its way beneath West Baltimore became evident once again this week, as crews descended on a portion of the nearly 150-year-old rail bore to conduct emergency track work.
Long-term, this pilot program is one of many policies Metropolitan Transit Authority officials are considering as they seek to increase ridership and boost the share of operational costs covered by fares.
These are transit passengers who drive close to their light-rail station of choice, park and then hop on the train. Sometimes they park on residential streets. Other times, they park in commercial parking lots.
A group of 27 elected officials and community members led by Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, state Sen. Dan Squadron and transit groups Straphangers Campaign and Riders Alliance wrote a letter outlining improvements to A and C trains.