Stubborn Fire Near LIRR Tracks In Queens Sparked By Lithium BatteryThe fire was feet away from Long Island Rail Road tracks and caused major service disruptions and delays Friday.
Stubborn Fire At Recycling Plant Near LIRR Tracks Snarls Evening ServiceThe fire broke out around 1:30 p.m. near a paper recycling plant on Jamaica and Hollis Avenues and quickly grew to five alarms.
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Attention To Seasonal Problems, Better Communication Among Items In LIRR Improvement PlanAn improvement plan for the Long Island Rail Road was announced Monday.
Slippery Conditions At LIRR Stations During Snowy Morning CommuteMore problems have begun plaguing the Long Island Rail Road – this time involving slippery conditions in the snow.
LIRR President Explains How Railroad Has Been Plagued For MonthsAnyone who has ridden the Long Island Rail Road in the last few months can tell you it has been rough at times, with delays and cancellations.
Woman Falls Onto LIRR Tracks After Man Punches Her In Face In Central IslipA good Samaritan rescued a fellow commuter who fell onto the tracks after she was punched in the face by a man at a Long Island Rail Road train station.
Commuter Appalled By Brown Water Coming From LIRR Train Bathroom SinkThe Long Island Rail Road said it is cleaning sink faucets on all of its trains, after a video posted on Twitter showed brown water coming out of one Tuesday morning.
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.
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.