Those of us lucky enough to have power and internet and no water in our stairwells are slowly getting back to business. This includes the MTA, which has quickly reinstated limited service after the traffic nightmare that gripped the city yesterday. The talk on Twitter is that the lines for the “bus bridge” the city is running are long and make a commute hell, but that things are orderly. If you’ve taken one of the buses, what are you seeing out there? And those of you staying home, how are you taking advantage of the day? Spending it with the kids? Finally getting some reading done? Volunteering (let us know if they need help where you are)?Working from home?
Subway arrival times have been accessible online for sometime, but this app nicely formats and maps the information.
Loud and ephemeral, the folding subway seat is far from beloved. Only tangentially related, check out this deck of subway-themed Pokemon cards.
Serious pro tip: MetroCard insurance is a thing, and it's free, and you should use it if you lose your (unlimited) card.