Second Avenue Sagas Podcast

Second Avenue Sagas Podcast


Episode 5 (OMNY with MTA's Al Putre)

June 21, 2019

OMNY arrives with a bang, as the MTA has rolled out its open-loop tap-and-go fare payment technology that will replace the MetroCard. But what exactly does this fare payment system of the future do? And when will New Yorkers get their unlimited OMNY passes? Al Putre, the executive director of the MTA's New Fare Payment Program, joins me to talk all things OMNY.