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Word on the Street: MetroCards being phased out

Many residents said using a smartphone could make

Many residents said using a smartphone could make paying for transit much easier. (May 20, 2014 2:13 PM)

Major changes may be coming to the way commuters access MTA transit.

The MTA is working on a plan to phase out MetroCards beginning in 2017.

According to the New York Times, transit officials will decide on a new payment system this year. News 12 hit the streets to ask what type of payment system Brooklyn residents would like to see in its place.

Many residents said using a smartphone...

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