Hello, my beloved Signal Problems friends! It has been a while, and I come bearing news. Starting Monday, I will be the new senior writer at Motherboar…
Aaron Gordon
Over the last month, Andrew Cuomo has made it quite clear what he thinks of the subway. He believes it is a crime-ridden, dangerous place. He thinks th…
Aaron Gordon
New York City makes me feel very rich and very broke. I will be strolling through Prospect Park on a crisp fall evening as the sun slowly descends acro…
Aaron Gordon
About a month ago, the MTA released a list of $54 billion worth of major projects to be done over the next five years—a twice-a-decade rigmarole known …
Aaron Gordon
In the history of Signal Problems, I have never dedicated an entire edition to good news. I mean, let’s be honest, the MTA hasn’t given us an awful lot…
Aaron Gordon
There used to be a hell of a lot of fraud reporting On-Time Performance. When did it stop?
Aaron Gordon
Hello, my dear Signal Problems readers! How are you? I miss you all and your glorious Dog in a Bag submissions. Even though Signal Problems is no more,…
Aaron Gordon
Everyone please leave the train. Thank you for riding with Signal Problems.
Aaron Gordon
Welcome to Part II of the Signal Problems Exit Interview Mailbag. Today we’ll focus on non-transit stuff such as the newsletter itself, journalism in g…
Aaron Gordon
Welcome to Part I of the Signal Problems Exit Interview Mailbag. Today we’ll focus on transit-related questions. Part II will be about non-transit stuf…
Aaron Gordon
Quick announcement: I will be a guest at this month’s Why Your Train is F*cked show at Caveat on Thursday. This month’s theme is the A/C/E lines. Ticke…
Aaron Gordon
Dear readers, I have decided to wind down Signal Problems. This wasn’t an easy decision. But for the last several weeks, I’ve tried to balance a full-t…
Aaron Gordon