NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The MTA’s FASTRACK program is coming to the Eighth Avenue subway lines.
Starting Monday, service will be suspended between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. on the A, C and E lines. There will be no trains between Columbus Circle and the Jay Street-MetroTech in Brooklyn and the World Trade Center station in both directions.READ MORE: R. Kelly Found Guilty Of All Counts In Sex Trafficking, Racketeering Trial
The MTA has said that this program allows maintenance crews to accomplish more work in less time. Crews are able to do about two months worth of track work in four nights, according to the MTA.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine Mandate For New York City Teachers To Take Effect After Federal Appeals Court Lifts Temporary Ban
Repairs are expected to wrap up Friday morning.MORE NEWS: Parents Of Immunocompromised Girl Say Long Island School District Refused Requests For Adequate Remote Option
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