public transit

Ontario premier Doug Ford has unveiled a public transit plan for the Greater Toronto Area worth more than $21 billion.


Karen Dewitt / WBFO Albany Correspondent

With less than a week to go to the state budget deadline, interest groups have converged on Albany, lobbying to get their measures included in the budget plan - and in some cases, to keep items out.

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New York City's subway system handles about 5.7 million riders every weekday, more than 10 times the combined daily ridership of all other public transportation systems in the rest of New York State. But upstate systems face many of the same challenges - plus an added hurdle: getting more state funding at a time when the downstate transit woes get all the attention.

Could ride-hailing help boost public transit?

Oct 18, 2017

While ride-hailing is still a relatively new phenomenon in Western New York, it’s already changing the way many people get around the region.

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How can you get a job if you can't get to the job? That was the theme of a new report from the Partnership for the Public Good.

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The NFTA said an African-American male in his mid 30's appeared to be hit by a train.

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A new study has ranked Buffalo as having the ninth most effective public transportation system in the nation among mid-sized cities.

Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus

Biking, carpooling, and public transit are among the ways that some people get around the region.

Chris Caya WBFO News

The NFTA is rolling out dozens of new energy efficient buses.