Have you ever fallen into the internet wormhole which is the the MTAinfo YouTube page? Well boy are you missing out! The diamonds in the rough, hidden among the hour plus MTA public hearing and board meeting videos, are the vintage subway clips, often in the form of vaguely promotional documentaries and blatantly promotional commercials. With the subway officially in crisis and seemingly getting worse everyday, the L train’s extended closure and tomorrow’s commute forever looming overhead, pols too busy denying responsibility to help and the federal government hopelessly inept, it can be difficult to anticipate improvement anytime soon. …
jamescastle has added a photo to the pool: New York Transit Museum
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dtanist has added a photo to the pool: 4/9/2017 A commuter reading a newspaper at Stillwell Avenue Station. Sony a7. Konica Hexanon AR 40mm 1:1.8. www.instagram.com/dtanist/
Imagine never having to play human Tetris again. Photo via Wiki This Sunday, the fare for weekly and monthly MetroCards will go up respectively to $32 (from $31) and $121 (from $116.50). There will also be a variety of other cuts impacting the “round trip bonus” which is that thing the MTA pretends is a seductive incentive to put more money on a MetroCard but is really more confusing than it is beneficial and leaves you with an awkward amount…
greenelent has added a photo to the pool: February 21, 2017: On the way to Not My President Rally on Central Park West.
As President-elect Donald Trump is about to take office having promised a burst of infrastructure spending, it’s worth taking a look at the newest, shiniest piece of infrastructure in Manhattan and what it says about why it’s so hard to get anything big built in major American cities. On January 1, the Second Avenue subway extension will open about 100 years after it was first proposed — or at least, a little bit of it …
Don Seraita has added a photo to the pool: We try to hide our feelings but we forget that our eyes speak.
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taigatrommelchen has added a photo to the pool: New York City Subway station ‘Classon Avenue’ IND Crosstown Line Departing G train bound for ‘Court Square’ Abfahrendem Zug der Linie G Richtung ‘Court Square’ DSC00156
taigatrommelchen has added a photo to the pool: New York City Subway station ‘Hoyt–Schermerhorn Streets’ IND Fulton Street Line and IND Crosstown Line Platform of the Manhattan bound/ Northbound Crosstown trains with approaching A train bound for ‘Inwood – 207th Street’ Bahnsteig der Züge Richtung Manhattan/ Züge nach Norden der Crosstown Linie mit einfahrenden Zug der Linie A Richtung ‘Inwood – 207th Street’ DSC00168