Long Island Railroad

Riders Open Wallets Wider As MTA Fare Hikes Kick InYour commute into New York City is going to cost you more as MTA fare and toll hikes went into effect Sunday.
Couple Documents Their 40 Year Love Story With 10,000 Love NotesThe couple has 10,000 love notes filled with endless 'I love yous.' Bill Bresnan has written a letter to his wife Kris every day since they met in 1974.
Cold Spring Harbor LIRR Commuters: Too Many Cars, Not Enough SpacesMany cars and not enough parking spaces—it’s a problem all too familiar to railroad commuters. Now, some are paying a hefty price for trying to solve it on their own.
Report: LIRR To Spend $14 Million To Replace Recently Upgraded EscalatorsThe Long Island Rail Road plans to spend $14 million to replace six escalators that were upgraded less than two years ago.
CBS New York's Guide To Surviving The LIRR Strike
Despite Contingency Plan Riders Fear Messy Commute If Strike Halts LIRR ServiceThere are eight days and counting until a possible Long Island Railroad strike that could severely disrupt the commutes for more than 300,000 riders.
Getting Into NYC Is More Than Just A CommuteCommuting into New York City is more than just a commute –it’s a lifestyle. But with all the congestion and traffic, we sometimes forget the beautiful scenic views we come across as we head into NYC.
Winter Storm Hammers Tri-State Area; Widespread Outages Reported Widespread power outages were affecting parts of the area, especially customers in Connecticut and Long Island.
LIRR Service Suspended After Truck AccidentLong Island Railroad service has been suspended from Speonk to Montauk after a truck hit a railroad overpass near the Hampton Bays.
Project Begins Boring Tunnels To Connect LIRR To Grand CentralAs two 640-ton machine began boring four tunnels to connect Long Island Railroad’s main line to the Grand Central Terminal, officials did a little celebrating and bragging.
Snow Guide: Commuter ResourcesIt's been a rough day for commuters Thursday following latest winter storm. Here are some helpful links and information so you can know the conditions before you hit the roads.
LIRR Completes New $56M Modernization ProjectLIRR President Helena Williams said the completion "signals a new era of switch control for the LIRR at a critical junction" and meant "better reliability for our customers."