N.Y. MTA's Heir Apparent Discussed As Chairman Announces Retirement
- Former N.Y. MTA Chairman E. Virgil Conway Dies at 85. Burton, Paul // Bond Buyer;10/27/2015, Vol. 1 Issue 34400, p1
E. Virgil Conway, who was a chairman of New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority and a member of the MTA Board, died Oct. 21 in Southampton, N.Y. He was 85.
- MTA favors new bridge over tunnel to replace Tappan Zee. Pray, Tom E. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;01/31/2000, Vol. 10 Issue 25, p3
Reports that the New York State Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has recommended the building of an eight-lane bridge to replace the Tappan Zee Bridge that connects Rockland and Weschester Counties. Study of the link project by MTA Chairman E. Virgil Conway and a task force; Use of...
- The Line That Time Forgot. Sargent, Greg // New York;4/5/2004, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p22
Explains that New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority chairman Peter Kalikow has revived plans to construct a Second Avenue subway transportation system in New York, New York. Shelving of plans in 1920 because of the Great Depression; Possibility that the United States federal government...
- The Hot Neighborhoods of 2020. Robledo, S. Jhoanna // New York;4/5/2004, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p24
Presents a map that details the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority's (MTA) plans to build a Second Avenue subway transportation system in New York, New York. East Midtown; East Sixties and Seventies streets; Yorkville; East End Avenue; East Harlem; Plan that has been shelved since...
- Rumble, Rumble. Holt, Jim // New York;7/25/2005, Vol. 38 Issue 26, p10
Reports on the expenses of the New York Metropolitan Authority (MTA) on anti-terrorism security. Amount of budget spent on consultants and studies instead of material improvements; Explanation of MTA chairman Peter Kalikow.
- Long stable, MTA fares are headed up. Kiernan, John // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);11/29/2002, Vol. 49 Issue 54, p39A
Comments on the New York Metropolitan Transit Authority's (MTA) plan increase fares and tolls across the region. Levels of increases suggested by the MTA; Revenues lost by the MTA in the months following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001; State Senator Dean Skelos' opposition to the...
- New York story: Road map for funding, saving the CTA. Snyder, David // Crain's Chicago Business;04/19/99, Vol. 22 Issue 16, p9
Examines the lessons that Chicago, Illinois transportation officials can learn from the restructuring program made by New York City's Metropolitan Transit Authority. Problems that the authority addressed about the city's subway system; Implications for the Chicago Transit Authority; Two key...
- MTA backs fare plan. Harrington, John // Crain's New York Business;11/28/94, Vol. 10 Issue 48, p54
Reports that the New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority backed a strategy that calls for a fare hike in July 1995 to help pay for monthly passes with unlimited rides and free transfers between subways and buses. Opposition of Mayor Giuliani's representatives to the plan.
- N.Y.'s MTA Wants to Seal Jets Deal, But Might Resort to Rebids. Cataldo, Adam L. // Bond Buyer;6/10/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32151, p40
Reports on the recommendation of New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA)board chairman Peter Kalikow to solicit new bids for lands owned by the agency if it cannot conclude a deal to sell the site to the New York Jets football team. Outlook of Kalikow about the importance of coming...