Transportation

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#42 Subway and Bus Ridership in New York City

Data on subway and bus ridership in New York City for 2012 reveals the highest annual subway ridership in 62 years, increasing 0.8 percent over 2011 even with the impact of Superstorm Sandy.

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October 2013 Economic Snapshot

Subway and bus ridership in New York City as well as our regular summary of the City's economy.

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No. 7 Secaucus Feasibility Analysis Final Report

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The extension of the No. 7 Subway would provide needed capacity across the Hudson River and advance the broader goal of enhancing regional connectivity.

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#37 New York City Commuting Patterns: Residents & Workers

The Census Bureau recently released new journey-to-work data that provide new insight into where New York City residents work and New York City workers live. Information about commuting patterns is useful for a variety of purposes that include labor market trends, housing needs, and transportation patterns across the region.

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JFK Air Cargo Study

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NYCEDC and the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey completed the JFK Air Cargo Study to plan for new facilities, address off-airport infrastructure and access issues, and accommodate present and future operating demands. JFK Airport is an integral part of Queens and New York City’s overall economy.

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New Rockaway Ferry Service

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Mayor Bloomberg, NYCEDC and Seastreak announced a partnership to provide temporary ferry service between the Rockaways and Manhattan while subway service on that route is suspended. The service begins on Monday, and the fare will be $2 each way.

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East River Ferry Service to Resume Thursday, November 1

 |  NYCEDC
Limited East River Ferry service resumes tomorrow at 7:00 AM from Fulton Ferry Landing, N. Williamsburg and LIC to E. 34th Street and Pier 11.

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The New York Commute

 |  NYCEDC
With an extensive subway and bus system, it’s no surprise that public transit is the most used mode of transportation for commuters in NYC. Find out just how much New Yorkers rely on public transportation as well as other means of getting to work.

PortNYC

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Find out how NYCEDC provides project management and strategic planning for improvements to New York City’s extensive transportation systems in three areas: ports, rail freight, and aviation.