NY1 VIDEO: This episode of In Transit, hosted NY1 Reporter Jose Martinez, features the following topics:

  • The saga of the 7 line extension. It is crawling, but the extended line is expected to open soon. Alan Steel, CEO of the Javits Center, discusses what the new station could mean for the Manhattan's Far West Side.
  • Slow down. Union reps stage a protest during rush hour to call attention to parts of the Mayor's Vision Zero plan.
  • Help from Uber. The popular car service could be the key in helping solve the MTA's budget problems.