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KCC Shuttle Buses In Jeopardy As Students Abuse Emergency Exits

The Kingsborough Community College yellow buses that have been shuttling students from the campus to the Brighton Beach subway station is now in jeopardy,...

Cameras Installed On Buses As Assaults Increase

Welcome Big Brother! Hoping to provide everyone with more safety, the NYPD and MTA are installing cameras and driver safety partitions in hundreds of buses,...

Manhattan Beach Bus Service Update

THE COMMUTE: According to the Manhattan Beach Community Group, the MTA has agreed to station a dispatcher at the bus terminal in Manhattan Beach on...

MTA Screws Up Memorial Day Bus Service

THE COMMUTE: I have better things to do on Memorial Day than watching buses. But after last year’s mayhem, I thought it was my...

New Bus Model Serving B36 Passengers

Have you seen or ridden on this bus yet? It's a new Nova bus made in upstate New York recently making it's debut at...

Manhattan Beach’s MTA Bus Battles? Not So Clear Cut

THE COMMUTE: Last month, I wrote that some neighborhood residents want assurances from the MTA that this Memorial Day will not be a repeat...

Rosen: KCC Bus Service Could Be Cut By A Third on...

THE COMMUTE: “Making Every Dollar Count” has been Jay Walder’s slogan since taking over as Chairman of the MTA, but is he really doing...

The Perfect Storm For Bungled MTA Beach Service

THE COMMUTE: Sheepshead Bites reported on overflowing crowds at Manhattan Beach bus stops last Memorial Day, with inadequate bus service to handle these crowds leaving...

How KCC Can Improve Bus Service For All

THE COMMUTE: Bus service is the MTA’s job, but Kingsborough can assist the MTA in improving bus service by taking the following measures. Provide security...

Don’t Forget The Nostalgia Train!

by Allan Rosen If you think you saw an ancient bus this month along Brighton Beach Avenue or Ocean Parkway, the good news is that...

MTA Deploys Vintage Trains, Buses For Holidays

The MTA is deploying its fleet of "nostalgia trains" and vintage buses for the holiday season, replacing lines including the B1 with vehicles from...

Is The MTA A Private Bus Service For KCC Students?

The following op-ed is by Allan Rosen, a Manhattan Beach resident and former Director of MTA/NYC Transit Bus Planning (1981). For a complete list...

MTA Memorial Day Mayhem in Manhattan Beach?

Some Manhattan Beach residents are saying the MTA dropped the ball in their preparations for Memorial Day, leaving hundreds of people stranded and in...