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Ferry May Provide a Quicker Commute for Bay Ridge Residents

Ferry May Provide a Quicker Commute for Bay Ridge Residents

Bay Ridge residents with long commutes may have a new transportation option in 2017— a inter-borough ferry service with a stop at the 69th Street pier.

by × March 11, 2015 × 0 comments

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7 Train: Woes & Wins

7 Train: Woes & Wins

Since 2013, there have been 26 service disruptions on the 7 line. Read more to find out what this construction is about, how many more months are to come and how to avoid the 7 line.

by × February 24, 2015 × 0 comments

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Starting this March, for 22 weekends until July, 7 Line  will be cut between Manhattan and Queens for construction. The MTA's decision not to provide shuttle service between the two boroughs may impact Long Island City businesses.

LIC businesses battle the effects of unlucky number 7

The MTA has begun weekend construction on the 7 Line that will last until late summer, and Queens business owners think that the resulting service disruptions will keep customers away.

by × March 24, 2014 × 0 comments

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With snow build-up often making it impossible for wheelchairs to get around, Bronx-resident  Rodolfo Diaz says he spends most of his winter weekends at home.

Snow and slush slow down and frustrate wheelchair users

Uncleared pathways, slippery ramps, and snow piled on street corners. For people with limited mobility, winter means physical barriers and intense emotional challenges.

by × March 18, 2014 × 1 comment

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Potholes lead to surge in auto repairs

Potholes lead to surge in auto repairs

Harsh weather has taken a toll on the city’s roads, and drivers’ wallets are bearing the brunt of it.

by × March 5, 2014 × 0 comments

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Subway musicians battle the winter cold

Subway musicians battle the winter cold

In recent weeks, New Yorkers have experienced record low temperatures. The cold did not spare anyone—even subway performers.

by × February 25, 2014 × 0 comments

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Super Bowl Blvd delays Midtown buses

Super Bowl Blvd delays Midtown buses

Midtown commuters are facing bus delays this week thanks to Super Bowl Boulevard, a 13-block stretch of football-themed activities in Times Square; but for many the traffic is just part of city life.

by × February 18, 2014 × 0 comments