Andy Byford, New York’s ‘Train Daddy,’ Takes a Last Official Ride Cheers, selfies and bagpipers as Mr. Byford departs as the leader of the city’s subway. NYTimes.com - Published 22 hours ago
"Train Daddy Has Left The Building:" NYC Says Goodbye To Andy Byford On His Last Day Hundreds of transit enthusiasts and workers gathered in the lobby of MTA HQ in the Financial District on Friday to give a proper send-off to outgoing NYC Transit President Andy Byford. [ more › ] Gothamist - Published 1 day ago
Former Transit Chief Andy Byford Says Goodbye To NYC Post
New York City transit workers bid a fond farewell to Andy Byford on his final day running the agency. He resigned last month after two years as president. CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Credit: CBS 2 New York Duration: 02:05 Published 22 hours ago
Transit Boss Andy Byford's Last Day
Today is the last day on the job for New York City Transit Authority President Andy Byford after roughly two years.
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MTA Signal Chief Resigns
On Thursday, New York City Transit President Andy Byford resigned from his post, and now the MTA is losing another top officer.
Credit: CBS 2 New York Duration: 00:23 Published on January 25, 2020
MTA President Andy Byford Stepping Down
MTA President Andy Byford announced Thursday morning he's resigning, creating a big shake-up at the MTA; CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reports.
Credit: CBS 2 New York Duration: 01:57 Published on January 23, 2020
MTA Transit Chief Andy Byford Resigns After 2 Years On The Job
After two years on the job, CBS2 has learned Thursday morning that Andy Byford is resigning. The news was just announced at a morning MTA board meeting, reports CBS2's Hazel Sanchez.
Credit: CBS 2 New York Duration: 01:21 Published on January 23, 2020
MTA Update On Queens Bus Routes
The MTA will provide an update today on plans to redesign the Queens bus network.
Credit: CBS 2 New York Duration: 00:28 Published on January 17, 2020
Byford Says Pulled Subway Cars Must Be Inspected
The president of New York City's Transit Authority says 300 brand new subway cars that were pulled from service won't be back on the tracks until every single safety concern is addressed. CBS2's Ali..
Credit: CBS 2 New York Duration: 02:15 Published on January 10, 2020
MTA News Conference On Subway Cars Pulled From Service
MTA officials including New York City Transit Authority President Andy Byford held a news conference after 300 brand new Bombardier subway cars were pulled from service over a safety concern.
Credit: CBS 2 New York Duration: 29:26 Published on January 9, 2020
300 MTA Cars Removed Due To Safety Concerns
NYC Transit Authority CEO Andy Byford said Wednesday two recent incidents “raised questions about the reliable operation of a door mechanism” on the new Bombardier R179 cars. CBSN New York’s..
Credit: CBS 2 New York Duration: 01:30 Published on January 8, 2020
300 Brand New Subway Cars Pulled From Service Over Safety Concern
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has pulled roughly 300 brand new subway cars from service over a safety concern. New York City Transit Authority CEO Andy Byford said Wednesday two recent..
Credit: CBS 2 New York Duration: 00:25 Published on January 8, 2020
Early Addition: A Fond Farewell To Andy Byford Because Trump has opinions about the Oscars he needs to share, check out today's midday links: Byford's last day, freebirth tragedy, Apple TV+ problems, salary transparency, Starbucks egg bites, dog.. Gothamist - Published 1 day ago
Last Day On The Job For Outgoing Transit Boss Andy Byford Byford is credited with improving transit performance, including decreasing subway delays, since he signed on two years ago. CBS 2 - Published 1 day ago MTA Celebrates Subway Improvements Brought By Andy Byford, Who Leaves This Week "By and large, we attribute the improvement in on-time performance to Byford's Save Safe Seconds campaign," the Riders Alliance advocacy group said today. [ more › ] Gothamist - Published 4 days ago
Point Of View: MTA CEO Pat Foye Discusses NYC Transit Boss Andy Byford’s Exit, Congestion Pricing & More Foye joined CBSN New York's political reporter Marcia Kramer for this week’s episode of “The Point.” CBS 2 - Published 2 weeks ago
Why Won't The MTA Release Andy Byford's 'Scorching' Resignation Letter? 'From my understanding this should be easily available and there’d be no difficulty in them producing this immediately.' [ more › ] Gothamist - Published 3 weeks ago
How a Clash of Egos Became Bigger Than Fixing the Subway Even as New York transit emerged from a crisis, a feud grew between Andy Byford, the subway leader, and his boss, Gov. Andrew Cuomo. NYTimes.com - Published 3 weeks ago Talking Points: NYC Transit Boss Andy Byford Stepping Down After 2 Years On The Job The panel also discussed reports that New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray will run for office and Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams' controversial gentrification comments. CBS 2 - Published on January 25, 2020
MTA Loses Another Top Officer Following NYC Transit President Andy Byford’s Resignation The MTA says the departure was expected. CBS 2 - Published on January 25, 2020
New York’s Subway Boss Quit: Will Your Commute Get Worse? Andy Byford has been praised for reversing the decline of the system. Now transit leaders “don’t want to lose the momentum.” NYTimes.com - Published on January 25, 2020
Why Andy Byford's Departure Is So Troubling For NYC Subway & Bus Riders How much influence could one individual have over the MTA? A whole lot, it turns out. [ more › ] Gothamist - Published on January 24, 2020
Why Andy Byford Left the M.T.A. When Mr. Byford was brought in to overhaul the subway system, many New Yorkers saw his plans and can-do attitude as a signal of hope. NYTimes.com - Published on January 24, 2020 Andy Byford’s Work Is Not Done Now it’s up to Governor Cuomo to build on the departing subway chief’s impressive progress. NYTimes.com - Published on January 24, 2020
Britain’s ‘Train Daddy’ escapes from New York Andy Byford resigns as Big Apple subway chief after difficulties with political bosses FT.com - Published on January 23, 2020 Byford Enjoyed 2 Successful Years With MTA, But Ultimately Grew Frustrated Over Clashes With Gov. Cuomo Transit Authority President Andy Byford became such a rock star here that his legion of fans called him "Train Daddy" and posted stickers with his picture. CBS 2 - Published on January 23, 2020
NYC subway chief Andy Byford resigns after 2 years NEW YORK (AP) — The president of New York City’s subways announced his resignation on Thursday, two years after being brought in to help turn around the beleagured system. No reason was given for.. Seattle Times - Published on January 23, 2020 'This Changes Everything': Andy Byford Quits The MTA Train Daddy has left the station. [ more › ] Gothamist - Published on January 23, 2020
NYC Transit Boss Andy Byford Announces Resignation Byford shared the news during an MTA board meeting Thursday. CBS 2 - Published on January 23, 2020 Andy Byford, New York City’s Subway Chief, Resigns He arrived nearly two years ago to turn around the city’s failing subway, making significant progress. NYTimes.com - Published on January 23, 2020
MTA Pulls 300 Brand New Subway Cars From Service Over Safety Concern New York City Transit Authority CEO Andy Byford said Wednesday two recent incidents "raised questions about the reliable operation of a door mechanism" on the new Bombardier R179 cars. CBS 2 - Published on January 8, 2020 Female MTA Conductor Punched, Spit On In Unprovoked Attack Transit Authority President Andy Byford called the attack “appalling, unprovoked and unacceptable.” CBS 2 - Published on January 7, 2020
Subway On-Time Performance Hits Highest Level Since 2013, Officials Say Subway run times - the length of time it takes a subway to get from one end of the line to another - improved on every line except the N, which had a route change, New York City Transit Authority.. CBS 2 - Published on December 16, 2019 ‘There Will Be Hell To Pay’: NYC Transit Boss Demands 7-Train Track Issues Get Fixed Now Andy Byford says a signal transponder can malfunction when it gets slushy in the winter months. The company that makes it, has been working on a fix since March. CBS 2 - Published on December 12, 2019 Recent 7 Train Slowdowns Were Caused By...Slush New York City Transit President Andy Byford said he was "on the warpath" about the oversight. [ more › ] Gothamist - Published on December 11, 2019