LIRR, NJ TRANSIT Commuters To Face Cancellations, Reroutes Until Mid-MayTrain commuters from Long Island and New Jersey were bracing this weekend for a second round of track repairs at Penn Station that will cause the cancellation of some trains and the re-routing of others.
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Major Delays Persist After Vehicles On Tracks Shut Down Multiple LIRR LinesUnauthorized vehicles at two different locations on the tracks shut down service on several branches of the Long Island Rail Road Tuesday evening.
Schumer: MTA Must Work To Meet Deadline For Positive Train Control Safety MeasureSenate Minority Leader Charles Schumer called on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to “move heaven and earth” to install Positive Train Control on the Long Island Rail Road and the Metro-North Railroad.
Driver Narrowly Escapes Before LIRR Train Strikes Uber Car Near BethpageThe driver of an Uber car narrowly escaped with his life when his vehicle was struck by a Long Island Rail Road train after stalling on the tracks.
'Summer Of Hell' Was Not So Hellish For LIRR Commuters, Lhota SaysThe Long Island Rail Road is getting ready to shift back to regular service as the last week of the Summer of Hell arrives.
Pressure Mounts For LIRR To Make All Stations Accessible To Disabled RidersSeveral Long Island Rail Road stations leave people who use wheelchairs and walkers stranded.
Gov. Cuomo To Give Speech On Future Of LIRR SystemGov. Andrew Cuomo will deliver a speech Wednesday on the future of the Long Island Rail Road.
Train Troubles Cause Terrible Tuesday Commutes For LIRR RidersRiders who use the Long Island Rail Road's Long Beach branch were in for a challenging commute Tuesday morning.
Amtrak Says Penn Station Repairs 'A Little Bit Ahead Of Schedule'Amtrak said it is making good progress as the first week of the dreaded "Summer of Hell" repair work at Penn Station wraps up.
New York Senate Republicans OK $1.9B In Funding For 3rd LIRR TrackRepublicans in the GOP-controlled state Senate are backing a $1.9 billion plan to build a third track for the Long Island Rail Road in Nassau County.
MTA On Board With Cuomo's Plan To Lower Fares For Some LIRR Riders During Penn Station Repairs The Metropolitan Transportation Authority said it intends to make sure Long Island Rail Road riders are "fairly compensated" during Amtrak's track work this summer at Penn Station.