Biological agents were tested on the new york city subway. Test results show that a large portion of the working population in downtown new york city would be exposed to disease if one or more pathogenic agents were. There isnt much in terms of a plot but it works as a wonderful tone and mood piece and a brilliant study of three very likable and unique individuals and their friendship. Each book in the career series offers practice through multiplechoice questions and answers in relevant subject areas, as well as informative texts to aid in. The train tracks from new york city to trenton including stops along the way in new jersey are shared by amtrak and nj transit. The station agent is a perfect example of everything good about american independent film. Its new york city, she said you need people around to help you. I know well be boarding at the times square 1,2,3 line. Celeste ng, ann patchett, min jin lee and others on the books that bring them. Nyc mta station agents behaving badly home facebook. Second avenue is a station on the ind sixth avenue line of the new york city subway, located at the intersection of second avenue and houston street on the border between the east village and the lower east side, in manhattan.
The station agent is a 2003 american comedydrama film written and directed by tom mccarthy. Station agents help get riders on their way and are on the front lines of customer service. More new york nyc readers diving into public library ebooks. The millionaire real estate agent by gary keller the first book by the founder of keller williams outlines stepbystep how to succeed in the. Browse the amazon editors picks for the best books of 2019, featuring our favorite. Ive learned a lot about patience and that new york is a true melting pot. This estimate is based upon 10 metropolitan transportation authority station agent salary reports provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. Working as a station agent at mta new york city transit. It stars peter dinklage as a man who seeks solitude in an abandoned train station in the newfoundland section of jefferson township, new jersey. With more than 21,000 miles of track serving the united states and canada and more than 500 station stops in 46 states, amtrak is the best way to see america.
Life as an mta station agent nymag new york magazine. Find information about important alerts, 311 services, news, programs, events, government employment, the office of the mayor and elected officials. The mtas pennypinching plan to close some station agent booths is getting. All correspondence, including the submission of your application, must be sent to. The movies writer and director, tom mccarthy, has such an appreciation for quiet that it occupies the same space as a character in this film, a. Station agent march 2005 to current mta new york city transit authority new york. Train station station building with waiting room directions with more than half a million commuter and intercity passengers passing through its concourses every day, new york penn station is the busiest rail hub in north america and a gateway to the nations largest city. Work rules do not permit them to carry out duties on platforms, which are under the control of the department of rapid transit operations. So says finbar mcbride, the hero of the station agent. Bongino joined the united states secret service in 1999 as a special agent, leaving the new york field office in 2002 to become an instructor at the secret service training academy in. Mta is partnering with the citys transit union to launch a pilot program that will create hundreds of customer service ambassadors to assist commuters. Station agent 6600 hiring process nyc transit forums. Literary agents trident media group literary agency. The station agent passbook prepares you for your test by allowing you to take practice.
Anthony staley, a station agent shop steward protesting the booth closures, criticized the mta for targeting booths. The train tracks from trenton to philadelphia are shared by amtrak and septa. A bit sordid and unbelievable in the middle, but overall i enjoyed the time spent reading it. They are posted and copies are available in the applications center of the division of citywide personnel services, 18 washington street, ny, ny. Took the mta train operator exam, got the results, what is.
Many jobs within the city of new york government are filled through competitive, citywide examinations, which are administered by the department of citywide administrative services or dcas. Salaries estimates are based on 14 salaries submitted anonymously to glassdoor by station agent employees in new york city, ny. Amtrak makes travel in america easy for international visitors. Literary agents new york us book agents looking for literary agents new york.
Metropolitan transportation authority station agent. You can buy tickets online, and there is a discount if you choose a nonrefundable ticket. Williamsburg, brooklyn wabc a big rat chased an mta station agent out of her station booth in brooklyn, and the incident was caught on camera. You most likely wont need it as long as you can do basic math. Amtrak vacations offers maximum flexibility so you can travel to any destination in north american the train goes and on any date or length of trip. Bongino worked with the new york city police department from 1995 to 1999. Station agent resume example mta new york city transit. An mta station agent was caught in a deep sleep while on duty at the. Mta new york city transit station agent salaries in the. The fares for services operated under the brands of mta regional bus new york city subway.
Enter your information in the form to the right for free access to the most comprehensive and accurate literary agent directory in the world. Get the agent you need for the career you want callan, k. A group of subway station agents recently underwent training as. New york city transit still employs 2660 workers to stand vigil in booths. The general examination regulations of the department of citywide administrative services apply to this examination and are par t of this notice of examination. Were here to help you make stressfree, informed travel decisions. Nyc transit s electronic equipment maintainer, exam no. That means when a train pulls into a station with a sick passenger, the agent cannot escort the rider off.
The mta had tried to reduce station agent positions since full metrocard vending machine mvm deployment in. Positions like police officer, school safety agent and correction. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition starting at. Instead, the train crew often must remain until medical help arrives. Half the members of our little group are eligible for seniorhalf fares. How much does a station agent make in new york city, ny. This notice of examination noe was amended to change exam number 06 to 0624, add a test site education and experience response form paragraph to the how to qualify section, and to add a new training paragraph to the additional information section. Transit workers fight booth closures at mta cuts costs ny daily news.
Open competitive exam notice archive new york city. Also a station agent at 241st rides my bus sometimes, so i will ask her about it, if i see her again. Appointees who do not satisfactorily complete the training program will be subject to being terminated. Nyc transits electronic equipment maintainer, exam no. Station agent former employee new york, ny november 1, 2016 a typical day is the request of travel information and how many trips needed to travel to and fro. I was also given a few books, 1 of which i have to to carry with me throughout the training. Literary agents new york free directory of us book agents. I work up in the bronx at pelham parkway on the no. Positions like police officer, school safety agent and correction officer are all filled on a yearly civil service exam schedule. The author of new york station, lawrence dudley, writes much of his book in italics that represent the thought processes of roy hawkins, the protagonist. How to book nj transit rail and septa tickets beforehand.
Mta introduces the customer service ambassador to assist. The route between philadelphia and washington is run only by amtrak. The best new york airport transportation and the official operator for the port authority of ny and nj. Whitepages is the largest and most trusted online phone book and directory.11 1067 1020 593 251 109 829 1497 763 895 558 233 1193 1604 490 893 1035 1448 796 983 1439 184 897 1117 832 453 1034 326 574 401