East River Tunnels

Track Problems Snag LIRR Trains During Evening RushA track condition at Penn Station caused major delays on the Long Island Rail Road during the Friday evening rush.
LIRR, NJ TRANSIT Service Restored Following Delays, Canceled TrainsThe LIRR said customers should expect canceled trains and delays during the evening rush hour.
Long Islanders Call For Representation On Amtrak BoardOne delay after another for Long Island Rail Road riders is due to problems with Amtrak equipment, and Long Islanders now want a say in how Amtrak is run.
Schumer Brokers LIRR-Amtrak Deal On East River TunnelsSen. Charles Schumer said Amtrak's plan includes overhauling its track inspection program that calls for a more proactive approach to infrastructure maintenance.
Delays, Cancellations Expected On LIRRThe Long Island Rail Road was subject to delays and cancellations for the Wednesday evening rush, due to an unspecified “track condition.”
Amtrak Hopes To Have East River Tunnels Damaged By Sandy Restored By ChristmasLife after Superstorm Sandy has left Long Island Rail Road commuters in a tight spot – literally. Their trains have been crowded because of storm damage, and they are angry about it.
Derailment Makes For Inconvenient LIRR CommuteThe railroad said an Amtrak derailment blocking one of the East River tunnels will force it to cancel about 16 eastbound trains during the PM rush hour.
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