LIRR Service Restored Following Earlier Suspension Between Atlantic Terminal And JamaicaThe LIRR said New York City transit is cross-honoring fares via the 2/3 subway lines in both directions between Atlantic Terminal and Penn Station.
Federal Lawmakers From NY, NJ Call For Funding To Alleviate Chaos At Penn StationLeaking ceilings, switch and signal problems -- even derailments -- put passengers in danger, and prevent them from getting where they need to go.
Rail Riders 'Rally For A Sane Commute' At Rockville Centre LIRR StationSaturday's rally comes after Amtrak announced repair plans at Penn Station that could disrupt commutes for most of the summer.
Cuomo, Christie Call For 'Private Operator' To Take Over Troubled Penn StationThe governors sent a joint letter to Amtrak on Thursday night, saying the situation at Penn Station "has gone from bad to worse to intolerable."
NJ TRANSIT, LIRR, Amtrak Service Snarled During Evening Commute Due To Signal Problems At Penn StationThe Long Island Rail Road is reporting service disruptions both in to and out of New York Penn Station during the Wednesday evening rush due to signal problems in one of the East River Tunnels.
Westbound LIRR Trains Halted From Jamaica To Penn Station Through Evening RushWestbound Long Island Rail Road service was halted between Jamaica, Queens and Penn Station through much of the evening rush.
Transit Headaches Continue: Heavy Rain Shuts Down Commuter Entrances At Penn StationThe rain didn't just cause problems for drivers - rail commuters were also facing delays on Friday night.
Amtrak To Brief LIRR, NJ TRANSIT On Penn Station Repair PlanAmtrak says its working to "develop and refine" its plan following a meeting Monday with the two railroads. An initial proposal would disrupt rail service for 44 days this summer.
Water Leaking From Ceiling Makes Mess At Penn StationThe leak was happening in the area where riders catch the Long Island Rail Road.
Some NJ Lawmakers Speaking Out Against Proposed Amtrak Penn Station Repair PlanUnder the proposed plan, repairs could snarl service for commuters for weeks this summer.
Rail Delays Expected As Amtrak Plans 'Major' Repair Work For Penn StationAmtrak President and CEO Wick Moorman detailed the plans in a conference call Thursday morning, but said he didn't know yet just how bad the potential delays may be.
MTA Mulls Suit Against Amtrak Following Series Of DerailmentsRecent problems at Penn Station haven't just had commuters seething -- the Long Island Rail Road is ready to sue.