Both public transit ridership and traffic is up in New York City, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday at the city’s daily Covid-19 presser.
The city saw a major drop in public transportation ridership during the height of the Covid-19 crisis, but it's increasing now as the city continues to reopen.
- Subway ridership is up 75%
- Bus ridership up 57%
- Staten Island ferry ridership up 70%
- Traffic into Manhattan is up 17%