Yoko Ono created ‘Sky’ mural for refurbished 72nd St subway stop
The 72nd St station is Yoko's stop, right by the Dakota where she lives and the Strawberry Fields section of Central Park.
Aretha Franklin memorialized with official NYC subway tributes
"We wanted to memorialize the outpouring of love from the community for Aretha Franklin," said an MTA spokesperson in a statement about the RESPECT signs at the Franklin Ave and Franklin St subway stations. "We agreed that 'respect' was a beautiful tribute and worthy message."
Franklin St. subway station in NYC turned into Aretha tribute
With the Queen of Soul currently seriously ill and under hospice care, some fan (fans?) took it upon themselves to turn the Franklin St. subway station in Tribeca into an Aretha Franklin tribute, with pasted lyrics and song titles on stairsteps and signage...
“Hipsters” fleeing L-less Williamsburg, but at least Vice has free beer
The much-dreaded fifteen month L train shutdown is still eight months away, but the exodus has already begun.
MetroCards are on their way out, starting in May of 2019
The beginning of the end is near for MetroCards, as the MTA plans to launch its new fare payment system starting in May of 2019, and phase them out completely in 2023.
David Bowie subway takeover: official MetroCards, themed Broadway-Lafayette station
The Broadway-Lafayette station, which is just a few blocks from where Bowie used to live in Soho, has been transformed into a tribute/installation to him - and an ad for 'David Bowie Is' at Brooklyn Museum. They're also selling official Bowie MTA MetroCards.
L Train Shutdown to transform 14th St into “busiest bus route in the country”
With the much-dreaded L Train shutdown now only a year away, concerns continue to be raised that the MTA's shutdown plan will not be sufficient to accommodate the estimated 275,000 riders who use it to travel between Brooklyn and Manhattan daily.
a woman got trapped under an L Train at Bedford Ave
A woman passed out and fell onto the train tracks at the Bedford Ave L stop this morning just as the Manhattan-bound train was approaching. The incident happened around 11:15 AM and the train narrowly missed her..