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Friday, June 26, 2015

Cold Spring Bus Facility Displays Historical Photography

Executive Director Kimberley Minkel
outside Cold Spring
The East Ferry Street wall of Metro’s Cold Spring bus garage has become a focal point for 21 digital images that have been printed on black-and-white vinyl banners and mounted on the facility’s perimeter wall fronting East Ferry Street.

Thursday, June 25, 2015

And the Emmy goes to . . . our own Dave Masi (Cash)

Congratulations to David Masi (Dave Cash on TV) the NFTA’s chief traffic reporter, on his Emmy Award – one of highest honors in broadcasting. Dave appears every weekday morning on WGRZ’s Daybreak. The award is specifically for storm coverage on January 7, 2014, by the whole Daybreak team.

Metro's Rolling Rail Fair

Metro's Rachel Maloney
with a  Metro Monthly Pass Winner
Metro held a Rolling Rail Fair from May 19 -29 inside its underground rail stations. Over the eight day period (excluding weekends), NFTA and Metro personnel were on site at various dates and times staffing a table where over 800 customers came out to spin the Metro prize wheel to win coffee and music gift cards, meal certificates, transit passes, Bison tickets, and other Metro merchandise.

Kelly Tough Team Beats the Rail

Kelly family crossing the finish line.
Saturday, May 30, NFTA Metro, in conjunction with Eclipse Multi-Sport and the Hunter’s Hope Foundation hosted the first inaugural Kelly Tough 12K Beat the Train Down Main promotion.