NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Storm damage from Wednesday’s nor’easter disrupted service Thursday for Metro-North, NJ TRANSIT and Amtrak.
Metro-North was operating a reduced schedule Thursday, carrying only 55 percent of its weekday ridership capacity. The agency said customers should expect very crowded conditions and delays.READ MORE: Gas Eyed As Cause Of House Explosion That Killed 1 Woman, Injured 8 Others In The Bronx
On its website, NJ TRANSIT said the severe conditions, especially in Morris County where some of the heaviest snow fell Wednesday, “rendered much of the rail infrastructure inaccessible.”
NJ TRANSIT’s Atlantic City Rail Line, Morris & Essex, Gladstone, Montclair Boonton, Main and Bergen County and Port Jervis lines were all suspended due to storm cleanup.READ MORE: NYPD Officer Released From Hospital After Being Shot In The Bronx
System wide cross-honoring was in effect with buses resuming normal routes.
Modified winter storm service resumed for Amtrak after trains were temporarily suspended between New York City and Boston.MORE NEWS: New York AG: Trump Organization Misled Banks And Tax Officials
PATH and the Long Island Rail Road werre on a normal weekday schedule.