Metro-North to put safety over on-time performance

The new on-time performance goal will be 93

The new on-time performance goal will be 93 percent. (March 24, 2014 10:37 PM)

The new president of the Metro-North has announced that he's putting safety over on-time performance for the railroad.

A federal probe recently found that Metro-North was sacrificing safety because of efforts to keep a 97 percent on-time performance.

"I needed to take the focus off increasing the on-time performance to make sure that everyone knows our first priority is safety," said...

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