Permanent Citizens Advisory Committee to the MTA represents transit and commuter rail riders in the 12-county MTA region.

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Meet the Councils

The Long Island Rail Road Commuter Council advocates for LIRR commuters.

The Metro-North Railroad Commuter Council advocates for MNR commuters.

The NYC Transit Riders Council advocates for NYC subway, bus and Staten Island Railway riders.


            Upcoming Events

            Check out our calendar and stay up-to-date with PCAC and Council events.
            Date Time Subject
            Oct 13 4:00 pm LIRRCC Meeting

            This meeting will be held remotely via Zoom:

            Oct 20 12:00 pm MNRCC Meeting

            This meeting will be held remotely via ZOOM


            Oct 24 9:00 am MTA Committee Meeting
            Oct 26 8:30 am MTA Board Meeting
            Oct 27 12:00 pm NYCTRC Meeting



            Advocating for Riders Through COVID-19 and Beyond: 2020-2021 Annual Report


            Freedom Ticket II: Now, More than Ever!


            How the MTA can transition into the new normal: Getting Riders Back On-Board

            Do the Math: On Track For a Better Ride​

            Check out our interactive tool – Do the Math: On Track For a Better Ride​ – which shows how different…


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            Port Washington riders asked & @LIRR listened! 3 AM and 3 PM express trains to/from Penn will be restored. More good news: @MTA, the community & electeds will work together to find ways to expand yard space & increase service in the future. @AnnaMKaplan @ginasillitti
            We’re glad to hear that @NYCSpeakerAdams supports expanding funding and eligibility for #FairFares — but also acknowledges that we need to make sure that everyone who can access these discounted transit fares knows about the program! Transit equity is key to a thriving city.
            @ndhapple @vanshnook Atlantic Ticket covers peak/off peak & has a weekly option that includes an unlimited weekly MetroCard— currently the best deal, but only available in 10 SE Queens stations & Brooklyn. City Ticket is off peak only on both railroads. They should be combined into #FreedomTicketNow!

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