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A poster announcing the return of G train service between Brooklyn and Queens. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

G Train Service Resumes After Five-Week Shutdown

Subway service between the Nassau Avenue station in Greenpoint, Brooklyn and Court Square in Long Island City, Queens resumed Tuesday morning.

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G Subway Line Shuts Down For 5 Weeks For Superstorm Sandy Repairs

The MTA said there will be no service between the Nassau Avenue station in Greenpoint and Court Square in Long Island City until Sept. 2.

07/25/2014

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MTA To Begin Queens-Brooklyn ‘G’ Train Shutdown On Friday

Starting Friday night the “G” will be shut down between Greenpoint, Brooklyn and Long Island City, Queens for a total of five weeks.

07/24/2014

Smith-9th Streets subway station in Brooklyn - April 26, 2013 (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

State Lawmaker: MTA Is Not Doing Enough For Disabled Commuters

New York State Sen. Eric Adams (D-Brooklyn) called on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Sunday to improve accessibility for the disabled at subway stations.

08/25/2013

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Quinn, Councilmen: Give Commuters Other Options During G Train Repairs

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn was among the lawmakers Saturday who called on the Metropolitan Transit Authority to make up for the loss of G Train service between Brooklyn and Queens.

08/17/2013

St. Sen. Daniel Squadron announces better service coming to the G train, July 15, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Improved Service Coming To G Train Following Review

The afternoon rush will feature 25 percent more trains at more regular intervals, the MTA announced. The changes will come pending the approval of $700,000 in funding.

07/15/2013

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NYPD: Third Rail Electrocutes Brooklyn Man Walking On G Train Tracks

Matthew Zeno and his friend were walking north on the southbound G line roadbed at the Union Avenue and Broadway station around 3:10 a.m. when he inadvertently made contact with the third rail and was electrocuted, police said.

07/08/2013

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Subway Work Affecting 14 Lines This Weekend

You might find relief in a nice, cool air-conditioned subway car Saturday, or you might not – given that construction work is altering service for 14 lines than not this weekend.

07/06/2013

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Partial G Train Shutdown For Post-Sandy Repairs To Begin This Weekend

Repairs to the G train line were set to begin giving Brooklyn and Queens residents headaches beginning this weekend.

07/05/2013

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Mobile Couch: Painful Post-Sandy Subway Changes

Getting around some parts of Brooklyn will be a lot harder starting this weekend and it’s only going to get worse.

07/05/2013

People ride the subway into Manhattan during the morning commute (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Another Weekend, Another Mess Of Subway Service Disruptions

In what has been a familiar refrain lately, yet another weekend is chock full of service disruptions on the subway system.

04/27/2013

Service restored sign at the Smith-9th Streets subway station in Brooklyn - April 26, 2013 (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

Brooklyn Subway Stop Reopens After Two-Year Closure

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority said some work will continue after the station reopens, but it will not affect service.

04/26/2013

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Commuters Frustrated By Citywide Subway Mess This Weekend

If you’re planning to take the subway this weekend, expect a monkey wrench to be thrown into your plans.

04/13/2013

Police are looking for this man in connection with an attempted rape at a Brooklyn subway station. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Charged In Attempted Rape At Brooklyn Subway Station

Demetrius Morales, 23, is facing charges of attempted rape, forcible touching, and third-degree sexual abuse.

03/21/2013

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Lawmakers: G Train Riders Deserve Better Service

Two New York State senators called on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Sunday to undertake a review of G train service in Brooklyn and Queens.

01/27/2013

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