NEW YORK CITY TRANSIT
Official Web site of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority was created in 1968 to oversee public transportation in entire New York City area. Within the city, the subways and most buses are operated by the New York City Transit Authority.
This page covers only the streetcar and bus systems. The Subway system is well covered with the New York City Subway Resources Web site.
STREET RAILWAY COMPANIES
Many individual streetcar companies were eventually consolidated into fewer larger companies, prior to conversion to buses.
TRANSIT ROUTES - PAST AND PRESENT
How the private streetcar and bus systems in each borough evolved into today's bus system.
Transit operations on Long Island, immediately outside New York City.
New York City Subway Resources
The Bus Rosters Page
Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Wikipedia)
MTA Regional Bus Operations Bus Depots (Wikipedia)
MTA Regional Bus Operations Bus Fleet (Wikipedia)
Information from various sources, including various issues of the magazine "Motor Coach Age", the Poor's and the Moody investment manuals, and "The Trolley And Interurban Directory", by Joseph Gross.
Chicago Transit & Railfan Web Site