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MTA Bus Operations: Fleet & Depots

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1 hour ago, Future ENY OP said:

You know what. I totally forgot about the West Farms thing. So which could ultimately mean (MTA) bus order is a no-go?  and @Cait Sith thanks for the heads up. 

 

14 minutes ago, JeremiahC99 said:

That 48-51 bus batch of XD60s for the M15 SBS is to displace the12xx LFSAs to the Bronx. Coupled with the 

None of the 60xx XD60s at JFK and LaGuardia are theirs to begin with. They are on lease until the 6234-6286 batch arrives. Most of those 60xx and 61xx XD60s have been earmarked for Tuskegee Airmen to replace the D60HF buses they had at the time of initial delivery. By having at least 70 XD60s (including the ones they have now), this can bring in 40 additional LFSAs 

For the XDE40s, OH being on the list has been confirmed by @East New York back in January and when i posted that list a few weeks ago, I was also told it was correct. However, with all things (MTA), that deployment list can change over time.

Like I said before: and I’m gonna put it in bold letters: THE DOB IS THE ENEMY AND THE ENEMY SHOWS NO MERCY. How many times does @Cait Sith has to say “No predictions?” Buses go wherever they are needed. 

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Just so we’re all on the same page, these are the current two-letter depot codes:

Bronx Division: EC, GH, KB, WF, YO

Brooklyn Division: EN, FB, FP, GA, JG, UP

Manhattan Division: MV, MQ, OF, TU 

Queens Division: BP, CS, CP, JA, JK, FR, LG, QV, SC

Staten Island Division: CA, CH, MA, YU 

Most of you know these already, but some don’t and it’ll be easier using these when updating rosters.

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24 minutes ago, S78 via Hylan said:

Just so we’re all on the same page, these are the current two-letter depot codes:

Bronx Division: EC, GH, KB, WF, YO

Brooklyn Division: EN, FB, FP, GA, JG, UP

Manhattan Division: MV, MQ, OF, TU 

Queens Division: BP, CS, CP, JA, JK, FR, LG, QV, SC

Staten Island Division: CA, CH, MA, YU 

Most of you know these already, but some don’t and it’ll be easier using these when updating rosters.

Copy! Great reference. 

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14 hours ago, FLX9304 said:

 

Like I said before: and I’m gonna put it in bold letters: THE DOB IS THE ENEMY AND THE ENEMY SHOWS NO MERCY. How many times does @Cait Sith has to say “No predictions?” Buses go wherever they are needed. 

it's been said a million times. hardheads aren't listening. it's really distracting for individuals attempting to find pertinent information in a simplistic fashion. it's becoming a turn off to even attempt to read this & other threads because some knucklehead wants sequencial unit number assignments when it's been explained over and over and over that they don't do "business" that way. create a fantasy roster thread and hush. Jesus Christ. 

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1 minute ago, EastFlatbushLarry said:

it's been said a million times. hardheads aren't listening. it's really distracting for individuals attempting to find pertinent information in a simplistic fashion. it's becoming a turn off to even attempt to read this & other threads because some knucklehead wants sequencial unit number assignments when it's been explained over and over and over that they don't do "business" that way. create a fantasy rostet thread and hush. Jesus Christ. 

#facts. 

All this sequential bus ordering stopped right after the 2015 orders. As always you tell folks that these orders are SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE and they persist that things want to be done in their way and it doesn’t work like that. 

Plus DOB is going thru a shakeup. So again, it doesn’t bear to repeat: all changes are SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE AND I will copy @FLX9304 statement: : THE DOB IS THE ENEMY AND THE ENEMY SHOWS NO MERCY

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1 hour ago, S78 via Hylan said:

Just so we’re all on the same page, these are the current two-letter depot codes:

Manhattan Division: MV, MQ, OF, TU 

TU is still OH (One Hundred) internally, like the One Forty-Six in OF.

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1 hour ago, MHV9218 said:

TU is still OH (One Hundred) internally, like the One Forty-Six in OF.

Ah, forgot about that one. Thanks.

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It’s that time!!!! The all new Insider Guide @ TTMG is live and in effect! Myself along with @The Real have relaunched the iconic TTMG blog with a new flavor! 

You are are not ready for this! Standby for a string of exclusives, the way only we can do it! 

The roster has also been merged into the new platform as seen linked above! 

The Original Administrators are back!!! Welcome to the next gen of “Real news!”

 The new TTMG. “We Know Transit” Lets go!!!! 

http://ttmg.org/insidersguide

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1 hour ago, East New York said:

It’s that time!!!! The all new Insider Guide @ TTMG is live and in effect! Myself along with @The Real have relaunched the iconic TTMG blog with a new flavor! 

You are are not ready for this! Standby for a string of exclusives, the way only we can do it! 

The roster has also been merged into the new platform as seen linked above! 

The Original Administrators are back!!! Welcome to the next gen of “Real news!”

 The new TTMG. “We Know Transit” Lets go!!!! 

http://ttmg.org/insidersguide

First of all, nice job!!

Second, over in the Employment section, I personally keep getting TA and OA confused. Fortunately, I know what "BC" stands for. Although one of the other members posted a nice explanation here, does one of the pages of the TTMG website consist of something similar?

The reason why I'm asking is because, not only for my own educational purposes, but if someone asks me down the road what the differences are between TA, OA and BC, I would 'ideally' like to point them to two references or sources compared to just one.

Thanks again and nice job with the updated site!!

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1 hour ago, Flatbush SBS Duece said:

Bus #7650 was out on local service today

What route was it on?

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2 minutes ago, trainfan22 said:

Any updates on the Proterras? None of them are in service right now..

They mainly run during rush hours.

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14 minutes ago, trainfan22 said:

Any updates on the Proterras? None of them are in service right now..

16 is on the B62.

17 just pulled in from the B38.
18 pulled in 2 hours ago.
19 ran in the AM.
20 still OOS.

10 minutes ago, MysteriousBtrain said:

They mainly run during rush hours.

Not as of late, some of them have been out almost all day.

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15 hours ago, JeremiahC99 said:

What route was it on?

Not sure, but the operator was pulling the bus into the depot and reported an issue to the bus. So it was parked afterwards into the Maintenance lane hold. 

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1 minute ago, Snorunts said:

That’s cool. Hopefully that means Castleton will get some new buses! 🙂

Decided to bring this here. Castleton doesn’t need new buses at this time, so they won’t get anything for a while.

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1 hour ago, S78 via Hylan said:

Decided to bring this here. Castleton doesn’t need new buses at this time, so they won’t get anything for a while.

I could see that happening if they want to get the EPA10s off the island and make it entirely Nova. Not saying its going to happen though.

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