It’s something every New Yorker has experienced: A subway car so disgusting, even a packed train at rush hour refuses to ride in it.
But now that rancid ride could snag one lucky (or maybe not-so-lucky?) commuter a nice cash prize.
A transportation union took out a full-page ad on Monday highlighting its “train trash” contest, inviting riders to post photos of disgusting MTA subway cars — with the nastiest picture getting $500.
The campaign by the TWU local 100 comes amid contract negotiations with the transit agency, as they claim New York City Transit has cut 79 “cleaner positions,” with commuters stuck to deal with the sometimes disgusting consequences.
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