Mother of four clings to hope despite her newfound unemployment

As the recession continued, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority steadily chopped away at signs of hope for Bronx mother Sabrina Greenwood.

The mother of four had been working as a station agent, promoted to a supervisor and then demoted back to a station agent. She knew what the signs were: low revenue, cutting back “waste” as CEO Jay Walder said, and essentially MTA layoffs.

She survived the first major round of layoffs in mid-2010. Aug. 13, 2010, she wasn’t so lucky. This is her perspective of the pesty side of the MTA that most New Yorkers don’t see.

Mother of four clings to hope despite her newfound unemployment

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