CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

commuter alert

A Long Island Rail Road train in Penn Station (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

LIRR Trains Back To Normal After Third Rail Problem Prompts Heavy Delays, Cancellations

Long Island Rail Road commuters faced a rough start to the work week after a train became disabled in one of the four East River tunnels, prompting heavy delays and cancellations.

08/19/2013

Developing Story 16x9 DL

Thursday Commute Should Be Normal Following Various Mass Transit Delays

Overhead wire problems and track issues caused major headaches for commuters Wednesday evening. Most service issues were resolved by 7 p.m. Trains were expected to be running on schedule for Thursday morning’s commute.

07/17/2013

George Washington Bridge (Credit: CBS 2)

Three-Month-Long Commuter Alert In Effect As Construction Begins On Alexander Hamilton Bridge

A major construction project on the Alexander Hamilton Bridge is now under way, so get ready for some added stress and miles of backups all the way into New Jersey.

07/15/2012

Triathletes compete in the Aquaphor New York City Triathlon. (Credit: CBS 2)

Aquaphor New York City Triathlon Causes Commuter Alert, Road Closures

More than 3,000 triathletes competed in the 12th Annual Aquaphor New York City Triathlon, and a commuter alert was in effect on Sunday for people traveling on the west side of Manhattan.

07/08/2012

Commuters step off the subway (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

MTA ‘FASTRACK’ Program Beginning Monday Night For 8th Avenue Lines

Starting on Monday night, service will be suspended on the A, C and E lines from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. from Columbus Circle to Jay Street.

03/12/2012