NYC transit chief Feinberg blames media for low subway ridership amid COVID-19

Posted by on February 21, 2021 4:31 pm
Categories: US National Stories

New York City transit chief Sarah Feinberg blamed the media Sunday for low subway ridership — claiming news outlets stoked fears about contracting COVID-19 on trains. “[The subway system] was really ill-served by some of the early coverage of the pandemic,” said Feinberg, the MTA’s interim transit president, in an interview with ABC 7, referencing…