MTA

VICE Live

'VICE LIVE' Watches People Bring Ridiculously Large Things on the Subway

From very large dogs to giant construction beams.
VICE Staff
4.10.19
Reproductive Justice

NYC's Inaccessible Subway System Is a Reproductive Rights Issue

Malaysia Goodson fell to her death while carrying her child and a stroller on a subway staircase on Monday. Some advocates believe her death is an example of why access to public transportation is a reproductive right.
Leila Ettachfini
1.30.19
Tunnel Vision

New Yorkers Are Skeptically Optimistic About the L Train Non-Shutdown

It seems... good? But maybe also catastrophically bad?
John Surico
1.14.19
MTA

MTA Quietly Bans Sex Toys from Advertising on NYC Subway

After working with sex toy company Dame for months on potential ads, the MTA has rejected the brand's campaign entirely, based on a new policy that bans sex toy advertisements on the subway.
Leila Ettachfini
1.10.19
Tunnel Vision

A Brief Timeline of the L Train Shutdown Clusterfuck

What the heck happened?
John Surico
1.5.19
Tunnel Vision

Rideshare Companies Want to Replace the L Train When It Shuts Down

Bad news for commuters could be good news for companies like Lyft and Uber.
John Surico
12.21.18
Tunnel Vision

Could Weed Save New York's Awful Subways?

A new proposal called Weed for Rails thinks so.
John Surico
12.14.18
Tunnel Vision

How New York’s Streets Are Changing for the L Train Shutdown

A few months ahead of the shutdown, we took a look at how the city is getting ready.
John Surico
12.7.18
Tunnel Vision

New York City Wants to End Its Classist E-Bike Policy

The bikes are technically illegal, yet that hasn’t stopped thousands of New Yorkers from using them.
John Surico
11.28.18
Tunnel Vision

What Will Amazon's HQ2 Mean for Transit in Queens?

When the L Train goes offline, Long Island City will have to make room for hordes of rerouted passengers. Can the city handle a corporate giant too?
John Surico
11.15.18
Tunnel Vision

Albany Finally Has a Chance to Reform the Subways

With full Democratic control of the statehouse for the first time since 2010, New York lawmakers are now confronted with a huge undertaking: fixing New York City’s subway system.
John Surico
11.8.18
Tunnel Vision

The L Train Shutdown Is Really Happening

It all starts on April 27, 2019.
John Surico
11.1.18
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