FINANCING NEW YORK CITY'S PUBLIC TRANSIT SYSTEM. VOLUMES 1 AND 2

This two-volume report traces the history of transit operating revenues and expenditures in New York City and nationally, examining public transit funding in many U.S. metropolitan regions. The Federal mass transit operating subsidy program is discussed, along with shortcomings. The report offers alternative transit funding mechanisms for MTA. Fare structures for major U.S. transit systems and farebox revenue are also examined. Public transit strikes in the U.S. between 1973 and 1979 are described and the effects of the 1966 stoppage of NYCTA are described.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • A report presented to MTA Forum by Jack Bigel.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Program Planners, Incorporated

    230 West 41st Street
    New York, NY  United States  10036
  • Publication Date: 0

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  • Pagination: n.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00314896
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1980 12:00AM