A newsletter about what the hell is going on with the subway.

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Here are a few possible reasons:

  1. You take the subway and it sucks so you want to know what the hell is going on with that and when it will get better.

  2. You care about transit and Signal Problems will keep you up-to-date on NYC transit issues, big and small, without being overwhelming.

  3. You find the MTAโ€™s weekend service advisories confusing and want quick, easy-to-understand guides to planned service outages every week.

  4. You enjoy photos of dogs in bags on the subway.

  5. People like it. Donโ€™t take my word for it:

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January 19, 2018
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May 11, 2018
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I highly recommend you subscribe to @A_W_Gordon's excellent transit newsletter "Signal Problems." Today he breaks down the L train shutdown 13 months from now (!!) & how truly fucked we all are. https://t.co/1Th39sD8tT

March 2, 2018
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Love @A_W_Gordon's Signal Problems newsletter. One of the few long form e-mails I actually read, and a great addition to his already strong transportation reporting on tw and elswhere: https://t.co/LvksiVTSFm #mta #bikenyc

March 17, 2018