NYC Buses Ranked Among Slowest in the Country, Advocates Urge Mayor Adams to Prioritize Investment
New York City buses continue to rank among the slowest in the nation, prompting transit advocates, including Danny Pearlstein from Riders Alliance, to call on Mayor Adams to enhance investments in the city's transit system.
Recent data from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) reveals that buses on the streets of New York City are averaging a speed of 8.18 miles per hour. While this speed is slightly slower than the previous year, the data indicates an improvement compared to 2019 but a slowdown. . .