Transportation

MTA to receive $6 billion in federal aid
MTA recibirá $6 mil millones de dólares en ayuda federal

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA)nis set to receive a lump-sum grant of $6 billion in federal aid...
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Set Sail
Nuevo rumbo

A new ferry debuted December 28 in Throgs Neck's Ferry Point Park. The new landing extends NYC Ferry’s Soundview Route, which takes Bronx commuters to the Upper East Side, Midtown and the Financial District...
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Apply online for half-fare MetroCards
Solicite en línea MetroCards a mitad de precio

Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) launched an online application process allowing transit riders to apply for a card through the MTA’s website...
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“We’ll need to organize”
“Tendremos que organizarnos”

El 8 de diciembre, Tony Utano fue reelecto para un nuevo mandato de tres años como presidente del Local 100 de TWU...
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Grief-stricken, and striking back
De luto y devolviendo el golpe

So far, more than 241 fatalities have been recorded in 2021, including 12 delivery cyclists who were killed on the job..
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New mentoring services for construction M/WBEs
Nuevos servicios de asesoría para las M/WBE de la construcción

The NYC Department of Design and Construction launched a mentoring program to increase business opportunities for qualified Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) and small businesses in the construction industry...
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“Doing the right thing”
“Hacer lo correcto”

...we’re going to get money to rebuild some of the infrastructure of the MTA. Getting that money will give us the opportunity to take on more work, to build our membership up as they’ll have to hire more people. What’s also important about that money is it comes with a stipulation to help reduce assaults on transit workers...
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Hunger no more
No más hambre

The new agreement would supplement the city’s Medallion Relief Program (MRP) with a city-funded deficiency guarantee to achieve greater principal reduction and lower monthly payments...
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Subways, buses should run every 6 minutes: Stringer
Metro y autobuses deben pasar cada 6 minutos: Stringer

Scott Stringer

“The data is clear: the new rush hour is around the clock,” said Stringer. “We need to reform our outdated transit system to meet people when and where they are in a post-pandemic economy...”
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Off Track
Por las ramas

Mujer en la plataforma del metro como tren se detiene

The MTA faces enormous budget shortfalls that could harm the regional economy with no easy solutions...
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Talent for Trash
Basado en basura

One man’s trash is another man’s…art?The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) is transforming its trucks into city-wide rolling canvases.
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Double Deal
Trato doble

Dos por 10.El alcalde Bill de Blasio y el gobernador Andrew Cuomo se unieron para anunciar una propuesta conjunta el martes que...
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