Subway Ridership Falls as M.T.A. Scrambles to Improve Service

“These numbers show there is a clear need to implement some form of congestion pricing to help make buses faster and for a radical overhaul of the subway system to bring it into the 21st century,” said Dani Simons, a spokeswoman for the Regional Plan Association, an urban research and advocacy organization. “Otherwise you’ll see riders shifting to other modes that provide the speed, reliability and modern experience they are looking for.”

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