David Meyer

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LI man threatened to ‘assault, shoot and bomb’ NYC Pride, LGBT orgs and individuals

A Long Island man threatened to turn New York City’s massive Pride parade into a bloodbath that would make the Pulse nightclub...

‘Shifting priorities’ put $31M MTA overtime reforms ‘at risk’

The MTA’s antiquated overtime system continues to work OT for cash-grab scams as the agency’s $31 million effort to curtail potential payroll...

MTA chairman explains why Penn Station makeover won’t displace MSG

It’s the world’s most immovable arena. New York state officials have opted to renovate Penn Station without evicting upstairs neighbor Madison...

MTA negligence let possible Access-A-Ride fraud go undetected: Audit

Lackluster strategies for identifying fraud in the MTA’s Access-A-Ride program allowed potential criminal activity to persist unchecked, the MTA Inspector General said. An...

Gov. Hochul’s Penn Station revamp being planned in secrecy, watchdogs say

Gov. Kathy Hochul is planning the state’s multi-billion dollar revamp of Penn Station in secrecy, according to a group of government watchdogs....

NYC subway crime drops as daily ridership continues to increase

Major felonies on the New York City subway were down in nearly every category last month, according to new NYPD stats —...

NYC will cap taxi medallion debts at $170K after driver hunger strike

Drivers plagued by debt on taxi medallion purchased at inflated rates before the expansion of Uber and other e-hail services will have...

Cops push straphanger out of NYC subway station after he asks them to mask up

Two NYPD cops pushed a straphanger out of a Manhattan subway station Tuesday morning after the man asked the officers to mask...

Subway crime rate jumps amid 50 percent increase in thefts

A 50 percent surge in thefts targeting city straphangers drove an overall increase in felony subway crime in September, according to new NYPD stats...

MTA must adapt service for ‘24/7 rush hour’ after COVID, Stringer says

The MTA needs to adjust its service schedules to meet the demands of a rolling, “24/7 rush hour” that has become dominant...

Good shhh: NYC public libraries to end late fees altogether, waive open fines

New York City is Dewey decimating late fees — and closing the book on millions of dollars of outstanding fines for overdue...

NYC prohibits Revel mopeds on Queensboro, Manhattan bridges

Users of Revel’s shared mopeds are no longer permitted to ride over the Queensboro and Manhattan bridges, according to the company and...

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