In the News

Please see below for recent Riders Alliance appearances in the news:

While celebrating Washington Heights busway, de Blasio promises to get buses moving even faster. AMNY, April 30, 2021

Buses in NYC could use 30 more miles of lanes, Mayor Bill de Blasio should act: advocates, AMNY.  April 14, 2021

Passage of Biden’s Rescue Plan brings emotional relief for transit agencies, advocates, AMNY, March 7, 2021

Nightly NYC subway closures reduced from four hours to two, New York Post, February 15, 2021

N.Y.C. Transit Postpones 4% Fare Hike, Hoping for Federal Rescue, New York Times, January 19, 2021

Judge Clears Way For Flushing Bus Lane Opposed By Local Businesses, GOTHAMIST, January 5, 2021

Commuters protest MTA fare hike outside Gov. Cuomo’s Manhattan office, New York Post, December 20, 2020

Subway Service Could Be Cut 40% if No Federal Aid Arrives, New York Times, December 3, 2020

Study: MTA ‘Doomsday’ Cuts Will Substantially Increase Wait Times, NY1, October 28, 2020

MTA funding urged at rally, or Staten Islanders will be ‘stranded’, Staten Island Advance, September 24, 2020

New York’s Subway System Faces Deep Cuts Without Billions in Aid, Bloomberg, July 8, 2020

Advocates fear mass cuts to NYC transit as MTA runs out of tax, fare and coronavirus relief money, New York Daily News, July 8, 2020

MTA Pushes de Blasio for More Bus Lanes to Smooth Reopening Commutes, THE CITY, June 04, 2020

Congress ‘Must Step Up’ For Riders In COVID-19 Stimulus And Beyond, Transit Advocates Say, Forbes, March, 24, 2020

As MTA will not be slowing down amid health crisis, while advocates survey rider opinion, AMNY, March 2020

Usuarios apoyan rescate del transporte público ante debacle por el coronavirus, El Diario, March 24, 2020

Bail out public transit: An urgent task for Washington in the time of coronavirus, Daily News, March 18, 2020

Queens commuters call for equity and frequency in bus network overhaul, Queens Daily Eagle, March 05, 2020

Advocates call for ‘reassurances’ of MTA improvements after Byford’s impending departure, AMNY, February 04, 2020

Neoyorquinos de bajos recursos podrán obtener Metrocards al 50% sin importar estatus migratorio, Univision, January 28, 2020

OPINION: It’s up to Cuomo to keep MTA on track after Byford’s exit, Daily News, January 23, 2020

How better bus lanes can fix everyone’s commute, Curbed NY, January 23, 2020

The Queens bus reboot we need: Make better the biggest borough’s buses, Daily News, January 22, 2020

Immigration advocate tapped as new leader for Riders Alliance, a transit group that infuriates Cuomo, Daily News, January 20, 2020

Signals Messed Up 4 Out Of 5 Morning Commutes In 2019: Analysis, PATCH, January 13, 2020

MTA starts New Year off on wrong track as widespread delays plague commuters, Daily News, January 06, 2020

MTA Rings In First Monday Of 2020 With ‘Citywide Signal Meltdown,’ Gothamist, January 06, 2020

Hiring 500 More Police Officers for the Subway Is a Misuse of Funds, New York Times, December 20, 2019

500 More Officers Will Patrol Subway. Ocasio-Cortez Attacks Plan, New York Times, December 18, 2019

Neoyorquinos exigen un mejor servicio en el transporte público en lugar de más policías, Univision, December 18, 2019

AOC to Cuomo: Money for subway cops better spent on improving transit service, Daily News, December 17, 2019

Money for more MTA police could instead bring 15% boost in midday, weekend subway service: analysis, AMNY, December 05, 2019

To Help Holiday Crowds, New York to Close Streets Near Rockefeller Center, New York Times, November 25, 2019

MTA Board Members Reconsider New Subway Cops: ‘What Is The Strategy Here?’, Gothamist, November 12, 2019

Brooklyn churro vendor arrest prompts outrage and calls for change, AMNY, November 11, 2019

NYC Mayor Backs NYPD Officers Who Ticketed Churro Vendor, Wall Street Journal, November 11, 2019

‘Fair Fares’ program helping New Yorkers get a financial boost, advocates say, AMNY, November 06, 2019

State lawmakers must provide better oversight on MTA spending: advocates, AMNY, November 05, 2019

Cars All but Banned on One of Manhattan’s Busiest Streets, New York Times, October 03, 2019

As More Cops Flood The Subways, Advocates Ask: Why Not Spend More On Half-Priced MetroCards For The Poor?, Gothamist, October 02, 2019

As MTA faces budget crisis, pols warn against bus, subway service cuts, AM New York, September 19, 2019

Riders Alliance, turning straphangers ‘into a voting constituency’, AM New York, September 03, 2019

Judge OKs City’s Plan To Ban Vehicle Traffic On 14th Street, WCBS Radio, August 06th, 2019

Transit advocates say 14th St. lawsuit cost bus riders a year’s worth of time, Daily News, August 05th, 2019

Transit turmoil: Straphangers demand pols prioritize subway service after ‘hellish’ week, Queens Daily Eagle, July 22, 2019

What is the MTA Reorganization Plan?, WNYC, July 22, 2019

Riders Alliance’s John Raskin on what’s next for him and the MTA, City & State, July 21, 2019

Transportation advocates and legislators rally for MTA plan – 1010 WINS, July 17, 2019

The Subway Is Improving. This Man Deserves Some Thanks – New York Times, July 12, 2019

John Raskin, head of Riders Alliance and thorn in Cuomo’s side, will leave the organization – Daily News, July 10, 2019

Give Cuomo credit: He won congestion pricing, and that matters mightily – Daily News, April 3, 2019

NYC congestion pricing foes drowned out at own news conference – Daily News, March 24, 2019

Instan a la Legislatura incluya la tarifa de congestión en próximo presupuesto – El Dairio, March 10, 2019

Brooklyn pols take subway to poll riders, build support for congestion pricing – Daily News, March 1, 2019

Why this de Blasio-Cuomo alliance matters – Daily News, February 27, 2019

Boost for Congestion Pricing in Manhattan as de Blasio Supports Cuomo Plan – New York Times, February 26, 2019

Advocates say congestion pricing vital for most vulnerable New Yorkers – Daily News, February 25, 2019

Is 2019 the Year When New York Passes Congestion Pricing? – New York Times, February 19, 2019

The L Train Will Stay Open. So What Happens to All Those Plan B’s? – New York Times, January 29, 2019

De Blasio Vows To ‘Do Something Big’ For New York City’s Beleaguered Buses – Gothamist, January 11, 2019

State of the City’s Transit: Mayor Pledges New Ferry Routes and Faster Buses – City Limits, January 10, 2019

De Blasio vows to make buses move faster – New York Post, January 10, 2019

Riders Alliance compiles 2018 subway horror stories for Cuomo and state legislators – Daily News, December 3, 2018

M.T.A. Warns of Fare Increases and Service Cuts as Budget Crisis Looms – New York Times, November 15, 2018

With a Fare Hike Looming, Activists Demand Funds to Fix the Struggling Subway – City Limits, November 15, 2018

Cancel MTA fare hikes, institute congestion pricing, advocates say – amNY, November 14, 2018

Protestan contra alza de tarifa del Subway planeada para 2019 – El Diario, November 14, 2018

Half-priced MetroCards for lower-income New Yorkers coming with New Year – Daily News, November 14, 2018

Exclusive: Women in New York most likely to pass up jobs due to transport woes – global poll – Reuters, November 14, 2018

Bus advocates say #deBUSio too slow to improve bus rides – Daily News, November 1, 2018

Bus advocates decry failing service, target de Blasio’s leadership – amNY, November 1, 2018

Subway riders give firsthand accounts of MTA issues’ impact on daily life – amNY, October 9, 2018

‘Fix the Subway’ coalition says congestion pricing is the answer – amNY, October 3, 2018

Another Brooklyn subway stop had plaster fall from its ceiling – Curbed, September 21, 2018

The subways’ new leadership test: Where will the money for long-overdue transformation come from? – Daily News, September 19, 2018

Transit report shows there was just one morning rush hour in August when subway signal problems did not ruin commutes – Daily News, September 16, 2018

Subways delayed every weekday morning in August except one, according to Riders Alliance report – amNY, September 16, 2018

Exigen al gobernador aprobar la ‘tasa de congestión’ para modernizar el metro – El Diario, September 16, 2018

Proponen medidas para que los autobuses de la MTA circulen más rapido – NY1, July 31, 2018

They Vowed to Fix the Subway a Year Ago. On-Time Rates Are Still Terrible. – New York Times, July 23, 2018

Nearly 6 Months on the Job, the Subway Chief Finally Meets the Mayor – New York Times, July 10, 2018

L train shutdown plan includes 14th Street busway for 17 hours a day – amNY, June 25, 2018

14th St. to become a ‘busway’ for most of day during L train shutdown – Daily News, June 25, 2018

Mom who wrote about struggles affording subway rides celebrates Fair Fares victory – Daily News, June 12, 2018

The Call for 24/7 Bus Lanes During the L Train Shutdown Keeps Getting Stronger – Streetsblog, June 6, 2018

Riders Alliance rallies for Select Bus Service on the B82 – Brooklyn Reporter, May 21, 2018

B82 and Why We Need Fast And Reliable Bus Service – Bklyner, May 17, 2018

Transit advocates ask subway riders to call the mayor in push for fair fares – Metro, May 14, 2018

Announcing The Week-Long Grassroots Effort “Call The Mayor” – Bronx Times, May 14, 2018

Half-Price MetroCards for the Poor Gain Support, but Not From de Blasio – New York Times, May 11, 2018

How Riders Won the Fight for Better Buses in New York City – CityLab, May 9, 2018

Community groups want chat with de Blasio over funding discounted MetroCards for the poor – Daily News, May 8, 2018

M.T.A. Struggles to Deliver New Subway Cars and Signals – New York Times, May

NYC Has a Plan to Push the Pedal on Buses – Next City, May 1, 2018

L train shutdown must include 24-hour 14th Street busway, transit advocates say – amNY, April 25, 2018

Mayor de Blasio urged to improve plan for aiding commuters affected by L train repair project – Daily News, April 24, 2018

Straphangers, transit activists call for 24/7 bus service during L train shutdown – Metro, April 24, 2018

MTA buses could see major changes thanks to Byford’s new Bus Action Plan – amNY, April 23, 2018

New MTA Plan Proposes ‘Top-to-Bottom Transformation’ of City’s Sluggish Bus System – City Limits, April 23, 2018

MTA Unveils a Bus Turnaround Plan We Can Believe In – Streetsblog, April 23, 2018

Estrena la MTA autobuses de dos pisos en Nueva York – NY1, April 23, 2018

Council Speaker Pushes Half-Price MetroCards for Low-Income New Yorkers – Wall Street Journal, April 10, 2018

Poorer New Yorkers would get half-price MetroCards under City Council’s budget plan – Daily News, April 10, 2018

El Concejo Municipal incluye en su presupuesto las ‘MetroCards para pobres’ – El Diario, April 10, 2018

L train shutdown lawsuit filed against MTA, NYC Transit, NYC DOT and Federal Transportation Administration – amNY, April 3, 2018

Arrecia la lucha para que la Ciudad subsidie MetroCard a los pobres – El Diario, March 27, 2018

Cuomo Is in Their Corner But Is Congestion Pricing Stalled? – New York Times, March 26, 2018

Politicians support funding cheap MetroCards for low-income New Yorkers – Daily News, March 26, 2018

Advocates Call on Cuomo to Move Forward on Congestion Pricing – NY 1, March 21, 2018

Transit Riders to Cuomo: Stop Tip-Toeing Around Congestion Pricing and Pass It – Streetsblog, March 21, 2018

New York Subway’s On-Time Performance Hits New Low – New York Times, March 19, 2018

¿Por qué los autobuses de la MTA son tan lentos? – NY1, March 17, 2018

Why This Time Could Be Different for Congestion Pricing in NYC – Next City, March 12, 2018

How 8 geniuses want to modernize NYC’s aged subway system – Metro, March 9, 2018

The MTA rescue plan is a huge distraction from a needed overhaul – Daily News, March 8, 2018

Advocates call for all-door boarding to be included in ‘comprehensive plan’ for buses – Times Ledger, March 6, 2018

Riders Want City to Speed Up New Technology for Buses – City Limits, March 6, 2018

While Subways Get the Spotlight, Bus Riders’ Frustration Grows as Numbers Dwindle – City Limits, March 5, 2018

Advocates Call on MTA to Make New Fare Technology Fairer – Next City, March 5, 2018

Agonizing subway ride lands New York woman Worst Commute award – Reuters, February 20, 2018

Mass-transit riders: Lawmakers ‘can’t leave Albany’ without a subway plan – amNY, February 12, 2018

Transit riders and lawmakers demand funding for ailing subway system – Times Union, February 12, 2018

Transit Advocates to Storm Albany for MTA Action – Gotham Gazette, February 5, 2018

Why it’s still up to Cuomo to fix the subway – City & State, January 30, 2018

In Protests, a Hint of the Fight to Come Over Congestion Pricing – New York Times, January 21, 2018

Riders Alliance protesters crash congestion pricing news conference, shouting ‘fix the subways’ – amNY, January 21, 2018

Queens Officials, Residents Express Strong Opposition to Congestion Pricing Proposal – NY 1, January 21, 2018

Respaldan tasa por congestión vehicular en Manhattan – El Diario, January 21, 2018

Congestion Plan for Manhattan Gets Mixed Reviews – New York Times, January 19, 2018

MTA subway delays caused by ‘rail conditions,’ signal problems, more issues – amNY, January 10, 2018

Straphangers vent frustrations using #CuomosMTA – Metro, January 9, 2018

Broken Manhattan Bridge rail upends rush-hour subway commutes – Daily News, January 9, 2018

Four Lessons From Our Year of Subway Hell – Village Voice, December 26, 2017

GOP tax plan will jeopardize MTA funding, report says – amNY, December 18, 2017

The GOP Tax Plan Will Hit NYC Transit Riders Hard – Streetsblog, December 18, 2017

Failing Subway Threatens New York’s Financial Future, M.T.A. Chief Says – New York Times, November 20, 2017

Subway Advocates Launch a Twitter War Against the Governor – WNYC News, November 20, 2017

Riders Alliance aims to turn frustrated straphangers into activists – Metro, November 20, 2017

Riders Alliance offers ‘Subway Delay Action Kits’ to direct frustrations at MTA, Cuomo – amNY, November 20, 2017

Here’s one way that commuters can demand action on NYC’s ailing subway – Curbed, November 20, 2017

Subway Ridership Falls as M.T.A. Scrambles to Improve Service – New York Times, November 15, 2017

Richards honored for his SBS support – Queens Chronicle, November 2, 2017

Richards Receives Award, Talks SBS Benefits – Queens Tribune, October 27, 2017

Scrambling to Fix the Subway: Slow Progress, but Much Work Remains – New York Times, October 23, 2017

Straphangers use short stories to vent their anger at MTA buses – NY 1, September 27, 2017

Woes of New York City bus riders drives new book – Metro, September 26, 2017

‘The Woes on the Bus’ book details city riders’ frustration ‘all through the town’ – amNY, September 26, 2017

Bus Riders Share Their Tales of Woeful Service. Are Cuomo and de Blasio Listening? – Streetsblog, September 26, 2017

That’s not fare! Debate over reduced-fare MTA rides for the poor rages on – Metro, August 28, 2017

Assembly members call for bus service improvements – TimesLedger, August 25, 2017

45 Assembly Members Demand a Bus Turnaround Plan From Joe Lhota – Streetsblog, August 22, 2017

Bill de Blasio Will Push for Tax on Wealthy to Fix Subway – New York Times, August 6, 2017

De Blasio to propose taxing rich to help pay for subway repairs – Daily News, August, 6 2017

No Excuses, Mr. Mayor – Support Fair Fares – City & State, July 31, 2017

MTA finally on board with smart plan to revitalize subway — but Cuomo needs to commit – Daily News, July 25, 2017

L train shutdown alternatives need to be locked down so residents can plan, advocates say – amNY, July 12, 2017

New Yorkers Look for ‘Summer of Hell’ Source and Find Cuomo – New York Times, July 12, 2017

Q&A With Jeff Dinowitz on NYC’s Transit Crisis and What Assembly Dems Are Doing About It – Streetsblog, July 11, 2017

New York Governor Gives Extra $1 Billion to ‘Decaying’ Transit System – U.S. News, June 29, 2017

Rally at Cuomo’s Manhattan office: Advocates call for fixes to subway system – amNY, June 28, 2017

In New York City’s subway system, a summer of hell – The Globe and Mail, June 21, 2017

New Countdown Clocks Coming to 48 Midtown Bus Stops by End of Year – DNAinfo, June 21, 2017

Countdown clocks coming to bus stops on Manhattan’s East Side – amNY, June 20, 2017

M.T.A. Adds Funding for Expansion Projects Rather Than Subway Fixes – New York Times, May 24, 2017

Cuomo Steps Into Transit Fray With Ideas for After ‘Summer of Hell’ – New York Times, May 23, 2017

Tired of New York’s Subways? Blame Andrew Cuomo – New York Times, May 22, 2017

Angry About Subway Delays? De Blasio Says Blame Cuomo, and Vice Versa – New York Times, May 19, 2017

New York Playbook Interview: John Raskin, executive director of Riders Alliance – Politico, May 19, 2017

Cuomo tries to disown the MTA – New York Post, May 19, 2017

As Subway Riders Fume, City and State Leaders Are Mostly Mum – New York Times, May 15, 2017

Frustrated Subway Riders Will Protest Outside Cuomo’s Office Tonight – Gothamist, May 11, 2017

NYC’s Subway Commute To Get Worse Until At Least 2045 (Unless Cuomo Does Something About It) – Village Voice, May 10, 2017

NYC Has An Affordability Crisis — So Why Won’t Politicians Help The Poor Afford Public Transit? – Village Voice, May 1, 2017

Transit advocacy coalition releases report cards for slowest, spottiest MTA bus lines in each political district – Daily News, April 20, 2017

Bus Turnaround Campaign gives MTA tips to improve reliability, speed – amNY, April 20, 2017

Transit advocates slam Gov. Cuomo for $65 million cut to MTA funding – Daily News, April 11, 2017

Brooklyn’s Poorest Neighborhood Braces for the L Train Shutdown – Vice, April 7, 2017

New York Today: A Costlier Commute – New York Times, March 20, 2017

As Fares Rise, Advocates Press City Hall for MetroCard Relief for Low-Income New Yorkers – Streetsblog, March 20, 2017

MTA Fare Hike Now in Effect as Weekly, Monthly MetroCards Increase in Price – NY1, March 19, 2017

Commuters protest MTA fare hike – Brooklyn News 12, March 19, 2017

Cuomo’s cut to promised MTA funds could provide crucial service upgrades, report says – amNY, March 13, 2017

Republicans and Democrats Agree: Governor Cuomo Shouldn’t Cut $65 Million From The MTA – Village Voice, February 28, 2017

Be fare, governor: Keep the MTA’s promised funding plan – Daily News, February 28, 2017

MTA funding should be restored, advocates urge Cuomo – amNY, February 27, 2017

Pols and Advocates Call on Cuomo to Restore $65 Million in Funding to the MTA – Observer, February 27, 2017

MetroCard discounts for low-income New Yorkers still being pushed by advocates, officials – amNY, February 13, 2017

Pols push for half-priced MetroCards for poor New Yorkers – Daily News, February 13, 2017

Transportation advocates seek more affordable MetroCards – Brooklyn News 12, February 13, 2017

Transit riders, Cuomo tangle over budget – The Journal News, February 13, 2017

Subway’s Slide in Performance Leaves Straphangers Fuming – New York Times, February 12, 2017

Gov. Cuomo’s executive budget includes hidden $65M cut in MTA funds – Daily News, February 12, 2017

MTA bus lanes that should be installed on NYC streets, per the Bus Turnaround Campaign – amNY, February 9, 2017

Figuring Out When the Bus is Coming is Easier, but far From Easy, for Bronx Straphangers – City Limits, February 7, 2017

Transit advocates rally against MTA subway delays, slam Cuomo leadership – amNY, January 29, 2017

When A Subway Swipe is Out of Reach – Gotham Gazette, January 27, 2017

Discounted MetroCard proposal for low-income NYers gets support from city unions – amNY, January 27, 2017

Saying City ‘Can’t Afford’ ‘Fair Fares,’ De Blasio Points to State – Gotham Gazette, January 26, 2017

Vision Zero gets more funding, but reduced MetroCards left out of mayor’s budget – amNY, January 24, 2017

For a Fairer Fare – El Diario, December 28, 2016

Countdown clocks on lettered subway lines should be expanded as ‘quickly as possible,’ report says – Metro, December 20, 2016

Fare Increase Weighs Heavily on NYers Who Struggle to Make Ends Meet – NY 1, November 17, 2016

As MTA hikes fares, Fair Fares fighters say low-income cards are urgent – Metro, November 17, 2016

What’s fare is fair: Making transit affordable for the poorest New Yorkers – Daily News, November 17, 2016

Here’s the Plan to Keep Transit Riders Moving During the L Shutdown – Streetsblog, November 16, 2016

Community forum addresses L train shutdown – News 12, November 15, 2016

L train shutdown report calls for reimagining of NYC streets – amNY, November 15, 2016

Transit advocates suggest bus alternatives to L train – Politico, November 15, 2016

Advocates for New York’s Working Poor Push for Discounted Transit Fares – The New York Times, November 11, 2016

Why You’re Still Stuck on the Bus – The New York Times, October 27, 2016

Getting off the bus: MTA must make service relevant to riders again – Daily News, October 7, 2016

MTA pressured by City Council, advocates to fix failing bus system – amNY, October 6, 2016

Concejo de Nueva York pide cuentas sobre mal servicio de autobuses – El Diario, October 6, 2016

MTA: Don’t Ask Us to Do More for NYC Bus Riders – Streetsblog, October 6, 2016

Bus Don’t Kill My Vibe: How Straphangers Can Air Their Gripes – WNYC, September 29, 2016

Universitarios piden subsidio para la MetroCard – El Diario, September 29, 2016

Paying for MetroCards Shouldn’t Be More Stressful Than Finals, Students Say – DNA Info, September 29, 2016

Q70 Becomes Select Service Bus, Gets New Name – NY 1, September 26, 2016

MTA launches LaGuardia Link shuttle – Metro, September 26, 2016

NYC key to upward mobility is mobility. Make transit cheaper for the poorest – Daily News, August 6, 2016

Transit advocates renew call for half-priced MetroCards for low-income New Yorkers – amNY, August 3, 2016

Activists: Subway fares too high for many NYers – News 12, August 3, 2016

Un ‘metro tour’ protestará por el alto precio de la Metrocard – El Diario, August 3, 2016

Low Income Commuter Fare Fight – NBC News 4, August 3, 2016

Bus Turnaround Campaign launched to save NYC’s buses, a system “in crisis” – amNY, July 20, 2016

Transit advocates, officials rally in Brooklyn for more reliable bus service, better routes throughout NYC – Daily News, July 20, 2016

Cuomo Details Redesigned Subway Cars and Major Station Renovations – NY Times, July 18, 2016

Will the MTA Waste Its Opportunity to Save NYC Bus Riders a Ton of Time – Streetsblog, June 17, 2016

Transit advocates call on MTA to add digital receipts for bus fares to MetroCard replacement plan– AM New York, June 17, 2016

NYC transit group wants MTA to speed up bus pay process using new methods – Daily News, June 16, 2016

Cuomo Drops Slick New LaGuardia Renderings & Hopeful Select Bus News– Gothamist, June 15, 2016

Q70 Bus Line to Be Rebranded as ‘LaGuardia Link’ – NY 1, June 15, 2016

Q70 to be rebranded as Select Bus Service to LaGuardia Airport – AM New York, June 15, 2016

De Blasio Seeks Strength on M.T.A. Board Amid Challenges on Subway System – NY Times, June 8, 2016

Three of Mayor’s Picks to Sit on Board That Oversees MTA Have Waited Nearly a Year for State Senate Confirmation – NY 1, May 25, 2016

Survey: L train riders prefer 18-month full shutdown option for Sandy repairs – AM New York, May 24, 2016

L train riders prefer full 18-month shutdown of Canarsie tunnel to three-year partial closure – NY Daily News, May 24, 2016

Commuters want the L train shut down – New York Post, May 24, 2016

Survey: L train riders prefer shorter, more complete shutdown – Politico, May 24, 2016

Riders Alliance calls for reduced MetroCard fares for low-income New Yorkers – PIX 11, April 11, 2016

Advocates Demand Half-Price MetroCards For New York’s Working Poor – Gothamist, April 11, 2016

Proponen subsidio a las Metrocard para personas de bajos ingresos – El Diario, April 10, 2016

The 30-Second Silent Video That Every MTA Rider Should See – Streetsblog, March 25, 2016

PSA: Governor Cuomo Can Improve Your Crappy Subway Commute – Gothamist, March 25, 2016

Transit Riders: The MTA Can’t Run on Cuomo’s IOUs – Streetsblog, March 23, 2016

State’s funding of MTA budget protested by transit advocates – AM New York, March 23, 2016

In Parity Wars, Riders Alliance Makes Its Own Funding Case – State of Politics, March 21, 2016

Cuomo’s Capital Budget: $3,400,000,000 for Roads, $0 for MTA – Streetsblog, March 21, 2016

NYC subways are the domain of Andrew Cuomo – AM New York, March 16, 2016

MTA’s next stop is information superhighway as more than 2,000 buses will come equipped with Wi-Fi, USB chargers – Daily News, March 8, 2016

Straphangers urge Cuomo to honor promise to invest in transit – Crain’s New York, March 8, 2016

Lawmakers: Cuomo’s MTA plan needs more than an ‘IOU’ – Politico, March 7, 2016

MTA’s Program to Rebuild Subway System Still Awaits Approval in Albany – NY1, March 7, 2016

36 Assembly Members to Cuomo: Stop Playing Games and Fund the MTA – Streetsblog NYC, February 23, 2016

Lawmakers tell Cuomo ‘make good on promise,’ add $7.3B to MTA’s $29B capital program – Daily News, February 22, 2016

Public transit advocates demand Cuomo properly funds MTA capital program – Times Ledger, January 28, 2016

Where’s the Urgency? MTA Muddles Forward as Mayor, Governor Fail to Budget Transit Funds – WNYC, January 27, 2016

Cuomo budget leaves riders vulnerable to fare hikes, service cuts, advocates say – AM New York, January 27, 2016

Advocates push Cuomo on budget maneuver after ‘weak’ $7.3B MTA promise – Daily News, January 27, 2016

Report: Cuomo’s Budget “Punts” On MTA Capital Plan Funding – Gothamist, January 26, 2016

Shutting Down Aboveground Subway Service in New York, and Learning From Previous Missteps – NY Times, January 24, 2016

MTA to convert bus route for access to LaGuardia Airport from Queens subways – Daily News, January 22, 2016

Queens bus to make more frequent trips to La Guardia – New York Post, January 22, 2016

A cheap and easy transit fix for today – Daily News, January 18, 2016

NYC pols urge MTA to audit ‘completely unpredictable’ R train after riders’ complaints of regular delays – Daily News, January 12, 2016

Transit Group Wants a Bus Route to La Guardia to Be Labeled a Free Ride – NY Times, December 24, 2015

MTA Full Line Review Suggests Many Changes For A/C Line, But Only Some Will Take Effect – Fort Greene Focus, December 15, 2015

Commuters could save more than $400 a year on MetroCards under new law– AM NY, December 14, 2015

New MetroCard tax benefit launches on Jan. 1- Metro, December 13, 2015

City’s New Commuter Benefits Law Means Big Savings on Transit- WNYC, December 13, 2015

MTA aims to reduce overcrowding on A, C trains during rush hour-Daily News, December 12, 2015.

C Train Service: “Relatively Reliable” – Transportation Nation, AM NY, December 11, 2015

A, C trains crowded, delayed, new report finds- AM NY, December 11, 2015

Officials, riders praise Flushing SBS in first week, but some concerns raised – Queens Courier, December 3rd, 2015

Select Bus Service Launched on Q44 Route – Queens Tribune, December 3, 2015

Try a quick trip, Gov on a free LaGuardia Subway Shuttle bus – New York Daily News, November 30, 2015

Transit advocates push for LaGuardia Airport bus route rebranding – New York Daily News, November 24, 2015

Riders Alliance proposes free shuttle bus to LaGuardia Airport – AM New York, November 23, 2015

More New Yorkers to qualify for tax break for commuting expenses in 2016 – New York Daily News, October 26, 2015

Cuomo, Blaz reach MTA funding accord – Queens Chronicle, October 15, 2015

How to protect the new MTA cash – New York Daily News, October 14, 2015

MTA keeping newer model on the C line for longer – New York Daily News, October 14, 2015

On the platform, waiting for a C: Is anybody home at the MTA? – New York Daily News, October 12, 2015

How Bus Rapid Transit can save lives on one of NYC’s most dangerous streets – Streetsblog, September 29, 2015

MTA eyeing city’s transit network for cuts in next capital plan following City Hall feud – amNY, September 21, 2015

MTA chair threatens to slash funding for New York City transit projects from capital plan amid funding feud – New York Daily News, September 21, 2015

For better buses – Queens Chronicle, August 27, 2015

Will the Governor Who Never Rides the Bus Sign NYC’s Bus Camera Bill? – Streetsblog, August 26, 2015

Governor Cuomo Has Never Taken The Bus – Gothamist, August 25, 2015

Transportation advocates call for Q44 reforms – TimesLedger, August 21, 2015

Bus riders ask for better Q44 service – Queens Chronicle, August 20, 2015

Snarled Queens subway traffic on the horizon – Queens Chronicle, August 18, 2015

Jamaica and Flushing commuters sign petition calling for better bus service – Queens Courier, August 18, 2015

Repairs mean major headaches ahead for many subway riders in Queens – AMNY, August 18, 2015

Riders Alliance calls Golden a “Bus Champion” – Brooklyn Daily Eagle, August 13, 2015

Ancient subway trains on C and J/Z lines won’t be replaced until 2022, documents say – New York Daily News, August 13, 2015

Eyes on the Street: New Bus Lanes Arrive on Woodhaven Blvd – Streetsblog, August 7, 2015

Transit riders voice calls to ‘#FixWoodhaven’ in social media campaign – Times NewsWeekly, August 6, 2015

She is the bus champion, my friends – Queens Ledger, August 4, 2015

Transit riders voice calls to ‘#FixWoodhaven’ in social media campaign – Queens Courier, July 31, 2015

Why Flashy Plans for LaGuardia Don’t Impress Transit Advocates – CityLab, July 29, 2015

Riders Alliance takes ‘cardboard’ Cuomo for ride on the 7 – Times Ledger, July 16, 2015

Despite Demand for Select Bus Service Lines, Rollout is Often Slow – NY1, July 16, 2015

City officials, transit advocates call for more Select Bus Service routes – AMNY, July 16, 2015

Harlem Politicians Call for Bus Lanes to be Extended Along 125th Street – DNAinfo, July 16, 2015

Cuomo rides the subways, sort of, as weekend work affects 17 lines – 2nd Ave. Sagas, July 11, 2015

In Transit 7/10/15 – NY1, July 10, 2015

Cardboard Cuomo Rides the Rails to Share Pain OF Everyday Commuters – DNAInfo, July 10, 2015

Governor Cuomo Won’t Ride the Subway, But Cardboard Cut-Out Cuomo Will – Streetsblog, July 10, 2015

Video: Cardboard Cuomo Forced to Ride Crowded Subway During Rush Hour – Gothamist, July 10, 2015

Subway riders rip Andrew Cuomo for MTA funding by griping at cardboard replica of governor – Daily News, July 9, 2015

Transit Advocates Bring Cardboard Cutout of Governor on 7 Train – NY1, July 9, 2015

Countdown begins for arrival of bus timers – Queens Ledger, July 7, 2015

In Transit 7/3/15 – NY1, July 4, 2015

De Blasio nominates fresh faces for MTA board as Cuomo’s choices incense transit advocates — New York Daily News, June 18, 2015

Cuomo removes ‘champion of commuters’ from MTA board — New York Post, June 18, 2015

Riders Alliance starts SBS survey — Queens Chronicle, June 18, 2015

Reader: Be excited about Select Bus Service — Times Newsweekly, June 11, 2015

Usuarios exigen nuevos trenes para linea C del metro — El Diario, June 7, 2015

C train riders demand better trains, more funding from state government — Metro, June 7, 2015

Riders demand better service on C,A lines at Sunday Rally — AMNY, June 7, 2015

Straphangers to Demand Improvements to C Train by Dressing in 1960s Garb— DNAinfo, June 5, 2015

A very grim choice: subway or food — Daily News Op-Ed, June 5, 2015

El transporte público es crítico para la comunidad –El Diario, June 1, 2015

NYers Share Their Subway Horror Stories to Shame Cuomo Into Funding the MTA –Gothamist, May 18, 2015

Group Hopes ‘Subway Horror Stories’ Will Scare Up Funds –NY1, May 18, 2015

Riders Alliance Plans to Present Book of Subway Horror Stories to Cuomo, Legislature –CBS News, May 17, 2015

Usuarios presentan “Historias de Horror” del metro de NYC –El Diario, May 17, 2015

Subway Activists Bring Horror Stories to Gov. Cuomo’s Doorstep –Metro, May 17th, 2015

Riders Unite to Tell ‘Subway Horror Stories’ –amNY, May 17th, 2015

Subway riders recite horror stories outside Cuomo’s New York City office, seek funds for $32 billion improvements –New York Daily News, May 17th, 2015

Straphangers protest to rid ‘subway horrors’ –New York Post, May 17th, 2015

De Blasio bemoans train delay in email accidently sent to NY Times –amNY, May 5th, 2015

Piden fondos federales para transporte público –El Diario, May 4th, 2015

A Little More Money for the MTA Doesn’t Buy Happiness –WNYC, May 4th, 2015

MTA to get more city money as transit officials question if it’s enough –amNY, May 4th, 2015

NYC MTA Funding Hikes –WMBC-TV, May 5th, 2015

MTA wants $1B from NYC for Second Avenue Subway –New York Post, May 4th, 2015

Transit Advocates Urge Cuomo to Ride the Subway –NY1, May 2nd, 2015

In Transit: ‘Subway Horror Stories’ with John Raskin from the Riders Alliance –NY1, May 1st, 2015

Transit Advocates Ask Cuomo to Ride the Subway Like a Real New Yorker –StreetsBlog NYC, May 1st, 2015

DOT Gets SBS Input In Forest Hills –Queens Tribune, April 30th, 2015

MTA niega alza de pasajes del metro de 15% –El Diario, April 28th, 2015

Gov. Cuomo to nominate Tom Prendergast to remain head of MTA for next six years –Daily News, April 24th, 2015

Comptroller Audit Finds MTA Express Buses Unreliable, Especially in Brooklyn –Brooklyn Reader, April 24th, 2015

L yes! MTA increasing service on L, M, 2 lines –Brooklyn Paper, April 24th, 2015

MTA’s Express Bus Service Has A Punctuality Problem, Audit Finds –Gothamist, April 23rd, 2015

Express buses in NYC late more than 30% of the time, Stringer reports –News Day, April 23th, 2015

Subway ridership jumps in Long Island City –Times Ledger, April 23rd, 2015

Don’t just complain, demand a better subway –Queens Chronicle, April 23rd, 2015

13 State and City Elected Officials Sign On to Move NY Toll Reform –Streets Blog NYC, April 22nd, 2015

MAP: See How Much Subway Ridership Increased at Your Station –DNAinfo, April 21st, 2015

Subway Ridership Hits 65-Year High –WNYC News, April 20th, 2015

More riders, more problems: MTA says high ridership leads to operational challenges –Metro, April 20th, 2015

Thoughts On Requiring Developers to Fund MTA Capital Work –2nd Avenue Sagas, April 20th, 2015

Subway Ridership Hits 65-Year High. Does Cuomo Care? –Streets Blog NYC, April 20th, 2015

‘Day of Action’ For Improved C Train Service Happening This Weekend –DNAinfo, April 18th, 2015

Make Developers Pay For Better Subways –Daily News, April 17th, 2015

It’s time to step up, MTA –Times Ledger, April 17th, 2015

Brooklyn Assemblyman Proposes Plan to Help MTA Fill Capital Program Gap –NY1, April 10th, 2015

As MTA Waits for Capital Program Funding, Albany Remains Quiet –NY1, April 8th, 2015

MTA not allocated enough money from state’s new budget, advocates charge –Daily News, April 2nd, 2015

MTA upgrade plan funding still unclear after state budget’s passage –amNY, April 1st, 2015

MTA. Gap could be wider than expected –Metro, March 26th, 2015

MTA Makes Q103 Bus Extensions Permanent –Queens Chronicle, March 26th, 2015

L train riders fed up with delays, look to Cuomo for help –Times Newsweekly, March 26th, 2015

Critics Call on Governor To Ease MTA’s Budget Woes –NY1, March 25th, 2015

Subway riders get squeezed — literally — as trains are the most crowded they’ve been in decades, and fares continue to rise –Daily News, March 25th, 2015

New York Today: Subway (Horror) Stories –New York Times, March 23rd, 2015

Subway Fares Are Up, And So Are Delays –Gothamist, March 23rd, 2015

Commuters Beware! MTA Fare And Toll Hikes Now In Effect –ABC 7, March 23rd, 2015

The Lament of the C Train Rider –WNYC, March 23rd, 2015

Subway Horror Stories –Woodside Herald, March 20th, 2015

Crowds and Long Delays Fray Subway System and Riders’ Nerves –New York Times, March 19th, 2015

Time to Consider Reduced Fares for Low-Income Riders –amNY, March 19th, 2015

Public Advocate Letitia James calls for program to help low-income New Yorkers afford subway fares ahead of price hikes –Daily News, March 19th, 2015

Alza del pasaje del metro es un horror para usuarios –El Diario, March 19th, 2015

Here’s Something You Can Do About the Insufferable L Train –Gothamist, March 19th, 2015

Riders pen complaints about subway service –Times Ledger, March 19th, 2015

Report: Low-Wage Workers Face Longer Commutes –WNYC, March 18th, 2015

Subway advocacy group takes aim at Cuomo over poor train service –LIC Post, March 18th, 2015

Transit Group Collects Commuting Horror Stories in Push for MTA Funding –DNAinfo, March 17th, 2015

Queens N, Q, and 7 Train Riders Share ‘Subway Horror Stories’ –Queens Courier, March 17th, 2015

L Train Staphangers See Red After More Unexpected Morning Delays –Metro, March 17th, 2015

Subway, Bus Horror Stories –My Fox NY, March 16th, 2015

Commuters tell tales of woe to mass transit advocacy group –Metro, March 15th, 2015

Oh the horror! Subway riders share tales of woe –amNY, March 15th, 2015

Riders Alliance Asks Straphangers For Their Subway Service Horror Stories –CBS New York, March 15th, 2015

Angry subway riders rip Cuomo over miserable commutes –New York Post, March 15th, 2015

How To Get the MTA on Track –The Indypendent, March 11th, 2015

Riders Alliance wants C train riders to voice concerns in online petition –amNY, March 11th, 2015

MTA must meet challenge of rising dependence on subways –amNY, February 24th, 2015

A and F trains leave left riders waiting longer last year –amNY, February 23rd, 2015

De Blasio reveals plan for select bus service –Times Ledger, February 19th, 2015

Budget devotes $295 million to Select Bus Service expansion –Daily Politics, February 10th, 2015

Improving Public Transit for Eastern Queens –Queens Tribune, February 5th, 2015

Metro-North fares increasing –Poughkeepsie Journal, January 23rd, 2015

Bus Lane Foes Lancman and Simanowitz: Car Dependence is a Fact of Life –Streetsblog, January 23rd, 2015

NE Queens leaders wary of Select Bus Service proposal — Times Ledger, January 22nd, 2015

MTA board approves fare hikes — Brooklyn Daily Eagle, January 22nd, 2015

Money for MTA budget tops transit groups’ wishlists — amNY, January 21st, 2015

Here We Go Again: MTA Board To Vote On Potential Fare Hikes On Jan. 22 — CBS New York, January 14th, 2015

Eastern Queens needs the faster, safer, more reliable service Bus Rapid Transit would provide — NY Daily News, January 5th, 2014

A, C train woes need attention, group writes MTA — amNY, December 14th, 2014

MTA Board Listens To Riders Trash Their “Garbage” Fare Hikes –Gothamist, December 2nd, 2014

This Fare Hike Is Just a Hint of What’s to Come –Streetsblog, December 2nd, 2014

Straphangers Demand Better C Train Service –DNAinfo, November 18th, 2014

MTA releases two fare increase proposals –Metro, November 17th, 2014

MTA mum on 2015 fare hike speculation –Queens Chronicle, November 13th, 2014

Select Bus Service lanes to speed up travel along Woodhaven Boulevard –Queens Courier, November 13th, 2014

Residents mixed on SBS proposals –Queens Chronicle, November 13th, 2014

Viajar en transporte publico en NYC seria mas caro –El Diario, November 12th, 2014

First Look: Woodhaven BRT Could Set New Standard for NYC Busways –Streestblog, November 6th, 2014

Por la igualdad de Transporte en NYC –El Diario, October 30th, 2014.

Richards takes the BRT bus to City Hall –Queens Chronicle, October 23rd, 2014

Advocates Envision ‘World-Class’ Bus System on Woodhaven Boulevard –NY1, October 23rd, 2014

Record number of riders take the NYC Subway in September –Pix11, October 22nd, 2014

Subway ridership hits record high –October 22nd, 2014

September numbers break MTA record –Metro, October 22nd, 2014

NYC subway breaks record with more than 6 million daily rides –Reuters, October 22nd, 2014

Queens councilman pushes for faster Queens bus service –Times Ledger, October 21st, 2014

Council Members Line Up in Support of Woodhaven Bus Rapid Transit –Streetsblog, October 21, 2014

Faster bus service considered for Queens’ Woodhaven Boulevard –amNY, October 20th, 2014

A transit tax break coasts in Council— Queens Chronicle, October 9th, 2014

Council passes transit credit, lowers speed limit — Capital NY, October 7th, 2014

Transit tax break will be available to 450,000 New Yorkers, transit group says — Metro, October 7th, 2014

Council passes bill requiring businesses to let workers use pretax money for subway fares — Daily News, October 7th, 2014

Transit-money saver on track for more riders in NYC — PIX11, October 7th, 2014

Council expands MetroCard benefit, lowers speed limit  — amNY, October 7th, 2014

City Council Passes Transit Tax-Benefits Bill — Wall Street Journal, October 7th, 2014

New law to allow NYC workers commuter tax benefit — New York Post, October 7th, 2014

City Council to consider transit-related tax-break bill for riders — Daily News, October 6th, 2014

Straphangers Sound Off On Comptroller’s Subway Report— CBS New York, October 3rd, 2014

Flushing-Jamaica bus routes set to get upgrade in distant future –Queens Courier, October 2nd, 2014

Curbside bus lanes heading to Ozone Park –Queens Courier September 29th, 2014

MTA sends Albany a $32 billion plan to upgrade the city’s transit system –amNY, September 24th, 2014

End of the line looms for free G transfer –Brooklyn Paper, August 28th, 2014

Subway riders call for fair fares on G train –Metro, August 27th, 2014

Riders Alliance, officials call for extension of G train transfer at Lorimer –amNY, August 27, 2014

The G Train Is Back, And Riders Are Not Happy –WNYC, August 27th, 2014

Transfer for G, J and M Train Riders Should be Free, Advocates Say –DNAinfo, August 27th, 2014

With work on Greenpoint Tube set to end, advocates want free G-to-J/M transfer to be permanent –Daily News, August 26th, 2014

First Phase of Woodhaven Bus Upgrades Coming This Fall. Then What? –Streetsblog NYC, August 26th, 2014

Transit Advocates Push for More Attentive MTA, Modern Subway System –Gotham Gazette, August 16th, 2014

With Liberty and G Transfers for All –The Brooklyn Paper, August 6, 2014

Neoyorquinos podrían ahorrarse $443 en Metrocard –El Diario, July 27th, 2014

Subway riders, Riders Alliance push for legislation making commuters eligible for tax break –News 12 Brooklyn, July 27th, 2014

Pushing for Pre-Tax Transit for More People –WNYC, July 27th, 2014

Riders Alliance Pushes For Legislation To Give Workers Pre-Tax Transit Benefits –CBS New York, July 27th, 2014

Group pushes bill that would save commuters money on MetroCards –Daily News, July 27th, 2014

Push to extend tax benefits for riders –amNY, July 27th, 2014

Queens Residents Speak Up for Bus Rapid Transit on Woodhaven –Streetsblog, July 22nd, 2014

A Mixed Bag on Bus Service –Times Newsweekly, July 3rd, 2014

The Case for Center-Running Bus Lanes on Woodhaven Boulevard –Streetsblog, July 10th, 2014

Bus countdown clocks coming to South Queens –Queens Chronicle, July 10th, 2014

MTA expands LIC, Astoria bus routes –Queens Chronicle, July 3rd, 2014

City Council Funds New Countdown Clocks for Buses –WNYC News, June 30th, 2014

Relojes indicaran tiempo de espera de buses en NYC –El Diario, June 30th, 2014

City Council Draws Praise From Riders Alliance For Expanding Bus Clock Initiative –CBS New York, June 29th, 2014

Council members fund countdown clocks for bus stops –amNY, June 29th, 2014

City Council members fund more than 100 bus countdown clocks –Metro New York, June 29th, 2014

Council Allocates Funds for New Bus Countdown Clocks –Bay Ridge Journal, June 29th, 2014

NYC Council praised for funding countdown clocks –PIX11, June 29th, 2014

City Set to Expand Countdown Clocks at Bus Stops –NY1, June 29th, 2014

Bus Stop Countdown Clocks Headed Downtown, DOT Says –DNAinfo, June 27th, 2014

MTA to now study if C train is in fact slow, overcrowded (oh and the A train too) –Brokelyn, June 23rd, 2014

MTA Board happenings; A/C line review; weekend service changes –Second Avenue Sagas, June 20th, 2014

MTA to Conduct Full-Line Review of A, C Trains –Bay Ridge Journal, June 22th, 2014

Crowded A, C subway lines slated for study by MTA –NY Post, June 19th, 2014

Two More NYC Subway Lines To Get Scrutinized –WNYC, June 19th, 2014

A and C subway lines getting full review from MTA –amNY, June 19th, 2014

NY1 C Train Review, Video Only –NY1, June 19th, 2014

MTA to Conduct Full Review of A, C Lines –NY1, June 19th, 2014

MTA to review A and C subway lines –Metro, June 19th, 2014

MTA Adds More G-Trains During Rush Hour –The Greenpoint Gazette, June 11th, 2014

MTA increases G train service –Queens Courier, June 9th, 2014

MTA to Increase G Train Service –DNAinfo New York, June 9th, 2014

G train to get improved weekday service –Metro, June 8th, 2014

MTA to increase G train service –New York Post, June 8th, 2014

G Train service to become more frequent –amNY, June 8th, 2014

MTA Adds Service to G Train, Eliminates “G Train Sprint” –NY1, June 8th, 2014

Temporary transfer will help G train riders during summer shutdown –Brooklyn Eagle, May 16th, 2014

MTA will allow free transfers from G train riders to J or M trains at Lorimer St. stop during work on Greenpoint Tube this summer –Daily News, May 14th, 2014

City Must Change ‘Terrifying’ Woodhaven Intersection, Residents Urge –The Forum, April 25th, 2014

New Bill would help New Yorkers save on Metrocards –PIX 11, April 28th, 2014

NYC to help commuters get big tax break –New York Post, April 28th, 2014

Neoyorquinos podrían ahorrar cientos de dólares en Metrocard –El Diario, April 28th, 2014

Bill would require businesses to let workers use pretax money for subway fares –Daily News, April 28th, 2014

Lawmaker wants big businesses to offer commuter tax benefit –amNY, April 27th, 2014

New City Council bill would give tax break to 600K+ straphangers –Metro, April 27th, 2014

Legislation Would Require Businesses to Offer Pre-Tax MetroCards to Workers –DNAinfo, April 27th, 2014

Dedicated Bus Lane Coming to Utica Avenue to Ease B46 Commute –DNAinfo, April 23rd, 2014

Cuomo Gets His Way, and Transit Riders Get the Shaft –Streetsblog NYC, March 31st, 2014

Groups blast budget on transit funding –amNY, March 31st, 2014

Don’t Stiff the MTA –Times Ledger, March 29th, 2014

Hands off MTA tax revenues –The Riverdale Press, March 27th, 2014

Advocates, MTA chief debate on $40M in transit funds –amNY, March 27th, 2014

Don’t raid the pockets of LIRR riders –Newsday, March 25, 2014

MTA budget raid would betray riders –amNY, March 25, 2014

Gov. Cuomo’s proposed budget would cut $40M off transit upgrades –Daily News, March 24, 2014

Dems hit gov’s MTA cash grab–Daily News, March 10, 2014

32 Assembly Members Want to Reverse Cuomo’s Transit Raid. Where’s Shelly?–, March 7, 2014

Riders hit Cuomo on $40M budget ‘grab’–Queens Chronicle, March 6, 2014

Commuters remind lawmakers that transit funding is a priority–PIX11, March 5, 2014

NYPD Commissioner Bratton to ride subway at night to get a look at crime, quality-of-life issues–Daily News, March 5, 2014

Riders slam Cuomo’s plan to raid $40M from MTA funds–New York Post, March 3, 2014

Assembly Members: We Have to Stop Cuomo’s $40 Million Transit Raid–, March 3, 2014

Transit Advocates, Pols To Cuomo: Don’t Steal From MTA–CBS New York, March 2, 2014

Lawmakers slam Cuomo budget’s transit ‘sweep’–amNY, March 2, 2014

Politicians ask Cuomo to keep away from MTA’s $40 million improvement funds–Daily News, March 2, 2014

Transit advocates seek NYC bus ‘countdown clocks’–Brooklyn Daily Eagle, February 26, 2014

MTA bus improvements are just the ticket–amNY, February 25, 2014

MTA to roll out citywide real-time bus tracking by early March–Metro, February 24, 2014

MTA announces extension of bus-tracking service to Brooklyn and Queens–Daily News, February 24, 2014

Bus riders rally near City Hall for countdown clocks at stops to tell when rides will come–Daily News, February 23, 2014

Group seeks countdown clocks for buses–amNY, February 23, 2014

Transportation Advocates Call for Clocks to Show When Buses Will Arrive–DNAinfo, February 23, 2014

Riders rally for countdown clocks at bus stops–PIX11, February 23, 2014

Displaced R-Train riders crowd other subway lines–NY Post, January 20th, 2014

Stop signs a go for G train–Brooklyn Paper, January 15th, 2014

De Blasio’s transit plan calls for increased bus service, federal funds–amNY, December 5th, 2013

7 train to shutdown on weekends between Times Square and Queensboro Plaza–PIX11 News, October 11th, 2013

100 Ingenious Ways to Fix New York City’s Broken Subway System–VICE, October 9th, 2013

Clever subway designs to showcase in SoHo pop-up show–NY Post, October 8th, 2013

Gianaris, Riders Alliance Welcome Improved Bus Service–Queens Gazette, September 18th, 2013

Vernon Blvd Bus Route Undergoes Service Upgrade–LIC Post, September 10th, 2013

MTA Expands Waterfront Bus Service in Astoria and LIC–DNAinfo, September 10th, 2013

More Buses Rolling in Arty Queens Neighborhoods–NY Post, September 9th, 2013

Train Time Clocks come to Astoria–Times Newsweekly, August 15, 2013

Convenience rolls to Astoria subway stops–Queens Chronicle, August 14, 2013

Gianaris Brings Real Time Train Countdown to Astoria–Queens Gazette, August 14, 2013

Arrival Announcements Coming to the N and Q–Queens Ledger, August 13, 2013

Train Arrival Alerts Begin At Five Queens Stations–NY1, August 7, 2013

Astoria subway stations to get extreme makeover–NYPost, August 7, 2013

MTA introduces subway arrival announcements for N/Q riders, plans station upgrades–LIC Post, August 7, 2013

Five Queens stations to get ‘next train’ audio announcements–Daily News, August 6, 2013

Ferry good news: Boats to ease headaches caused by Sandy repairs on R line–NYPost, July 30, 2013

MTA to beef up service elsewhere during R train construction–Home Reporter, July 18, 2013

Service added during R, G train tunnel closures–amNY, July 18, 2013

MTA is set to restore B37 bus to Third Avenue–Brooklyn Daily Eagle, July 16, 2013

G train to get streamlined timetable, better public address system–Brooklyn Daily, July 16, 2013

MTA Board To Take Up Improvements For G Subway Line–NY1, July, 15, 2013

Improvements coming for G train if MTA finds the cash–Fox 5, July 15, 2013

MTA plans G train improvements–amNY, July 15, 2013

MTA looks to end G train sprint–NYPost, July 15, 2013

MTA plans some improvements on much-maligned G train–Daily News, July 15, 2013

Senators Dilan and Squadron, Riders Alliance Announce Release of Full G Line Review–Greenpoint Gazette, July 15, 2013

MTA to Improve G Train Service After Full Line Review–DNAinfo, July 15, 2013

Better Transit Service – Now (Op-Ed)–Daily News, July 14, 2013

Tunnel vision: R, G train riders want more from MTA–Brooklyn Paper, July 1, 2013

Looming Sandy Repairs Frustrate BK Straphangers–NBC 4 News, June 28, 2013

G, R Trains to Shut Down for Sandy Repairs–Good Day New York, Fox 5, June 28, 2013

MTA Warns of R Line Woe–Wall Street Journal, June 28, 2013

BK Straphangers Prepare for Lengthy Subway Shutdowns–NY Post, June 28, 2013

Group Demands Commuting Options During Tunnel Shutdown–amNY, June 28, 2013

Tunnel Vision: Advocates Demand More Transit Options for R and G Train Riders–Brooklyn Spectator, June 28, 2013

Advocates, Officials Want More Options for Riders When Subway Tunnels Close for Repairs–NY1, June 27, 2013

R and G Train Tunnels to Close in Brooklyn for Months–WABC Channel 7, June 27, 2013

Coalition Wants Alternatives to R, G Trains During Repairs–Brooklyn Daily Eagle, June 27, 2013

Southwest Brooklyn brainstorms R train contingency plan–Home Reporter News, June 25, 2013

MTA to Shut R, G Trains to Repair Sandy Damage–Metro, June 6, 2013

Straphangers Squeezed: R and G Train Service to be Temporarily Suspended–Brooklyn Spectator, June 6, 2013

Make Service Better, Urge Politicians, Mayoral Candidates–Daily News, June 3, 2013

Working out’ the G train kinks–Brooklyn Paper, May 31, 2013

Stay in shape with the Subway workout! Hilarious video shows how to combine ‘sprinting’ and ‘stretching’ into commute–Daily Mail U.K.,May 30, 2013

Oh, ‘G,’ straphangers hate it!–New York Post, May 30, 2013

Most People Will Do Almost Anything To Avoid the G Train, Survey Shows–The Village Voice Blogs, May 30th, 2013

‘G Train Workout’ Shows the ‘Hike’ and ‘Sprint’ Required of Riders–DNAinfo, May 29,2013

Bay Ridge Community Fights to Restore Essential Local Bus Service–BrooklynNews Corp, May 21, 2013

Transit Advocates Want Better Waterfront Bus Access in Astoria and LIC–DNAinfo, May 20th, 2013

Oakland Gardens Wants Q75 Back–Queens Chronicle, May 16, 2013

Trendy Greenpoint has grown, but G train service hasn’t–Crain’s New York Business, May 12, 2013

Brooklynites Blame the G Train for Dating Disasters–DNAinfo, April 29, 2013

Cell Phone and Wi-Fi Service Wiring Complete in 30 New Stations–amNY, April 23, 2013

Exigen Mejoras al Transporte–El Diario, April 22, 2013

Pols, Groups Demand Better MTA Service from Surplus–Daily News, April 22, 2013

Give $40 Million Surplus to Riders…–Staten Island Advance, April 21, 2013

Disgruntled Commuters Ask MTA to Spend Surplus Improving Service–DNAinfo, April 21, 2013

Transit Advocates to MTA: Use Extra State Funding to Restore Service–CBS New York, April 21, 2013

MTA agrees to full line review of G train–Greenpoint Star, April 18, 2013

New MTA Data Brings Renewed Calls to Expand G Service–The Greenpoint Gazette, April 12, 2013

All aboard! G train gaining more riders than any line citywide–The Brooklyn Paper, April 12, 2013

Residents Call For More Trains Along G Subway Line–NY1, April 11, 2013

Riders Alliance, officials urge more frequent service on ‘G’–Brooklyn Daily Eagle, April 11, 2013

G Train Sees Largest Increase In Riders, Study Shows–DNAinfo, April 10, 2013

Queens Riders Alliance Takes on Transit Gripes–NY1, March 17th, 2013

New Group Advocates for Better Transit Service–Queens Gazette, March 13, 2013

MTA to review G train for service upgrades–Queens Chronicle, February 28, 2013

Subway riders form alliance to fight for better service in Bay Ridge–Brooklyn Daily Eagle, February 25, 2013

MTA to assess complaints that much maligned G train is frequently overcrowded, delayed and rerouted–Daily News, February 22, 2013

EXCLUSIVE: Riders Alliance forms Bay Ridge chapter–Home Reporter News, February 21, 2013

Subway Advocates Call for Comprehensive Review of G Train Service–WPIX Channel 11 News, January 27, 2013

G, That’s Better!  Brooklyn Local Could Get More Trains, Free Transfers, Says MTA–Brooklyn Paper, January 29, 2013

Demandan Mejoras En Servicio Del Tren G–El Diario, January 28, 2013

Pols: Let’s Make a Spot for the G Train–New York Daily News, January 27, 2013

Se Unen Para Mejorar El Tren G–El Diario, January 5, 2013

G Notes: Commuters Sick of Paying for Transfers on Brooklyn Local–Brooklyn Paper, November 29, 2012

Alliance Looks to Solve Straphanger Issues–Greenpoint Star, November 20, 2012

Q&A With John Raskin of the Riders Alliance, NYC’s New Transit Advocates–, November 19, 2012

New Grassroots Transit Group Lobbies for Better Service Post-Sandy–City and State, November 15, 2012

Riders Alliance Opens Line Between Straphangers, Politicians–New York Daily News, November 12, 2012

Now Arriving: an “Alinsky-style” Transit Advocacy Group for New York–Capital New York, September 27, 2012