How do you Feel?

Pick a box below to indicate how optimistic you are about whether a strike will be avoided and whether you’re more supportive of the MTA’s or unions’ position.

Clicking on a box also activates a pop-up where you can tell us about yourself and your commute. Boxes on the grid will darken as more people choose a particular position.

Come back tomorrow and vote again. We’ll also be using your answers to chart how Long Islanders’ sentiments change over time.

How hopeful are you that the strike will be averted?


By Adam Playford, Anthony Carrozzo and Joshua Stewart.