$117 Billion Improvement Plan Announced For Northeast CorridorIt includes 150 projects along the Northeast Corridor, like the Portal Bridge in New Jersey, replacing aging rails and connecting different areas.
Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg Tours Hudson River Tunnels As Gateway Project Gets Back On TrackSen. Chuck Schumer took Buttigieg on a tour of the dilapidated, storm-damaged tunnels under the Hudson River, where Buttigieg took pictures and heard first hand how bad things are.
Philadelphia Chef Eli Kulp Finds New Mission After Being Paralyzed In Amtrak Crash, Battle With DepressionIt’s been six years since the Amtrak train crash that killed eight people and injured hundreds in Port Richmond.
Commuters Raise Concerns About Drug Use Among Individuals Experiencing Homelessness At NYC Train StationsAmtrak Police partner with the Bowery Residents' Committee to connect those individuals with social services and the support they need.
Commuter Alert: Amtrak Work Will Delay LIRR Trains Monday MorningThe MTA says systemwide delays will be about 10 to 15 minutes.
Amtrak Service Canceled Between New York Penn, New Haven Station After Freight Train DerailmentAt least one car of the CSX train appeared to go off the tracks near the intersection of Bruckner Boulevard and East 149th Street in Hunts Point.
Service Resumes After Portal Bridge Gets Stuck, Snarling Train TrafficThe Portal Bridge got stuck around 9:50 a.m. Service was restored by noon.
Amtrak, NJ Transit Concourses At Penn Station To Close Overnight For Deep CleaningStarting Sunday, both Amtrak and NJ Transit concourses will close overnight on a daily basis.
Coronavirus Update: Amtrak, New York Waterway Running Modified SchedulesThe MTA and NJ Transit are operating regular schedules Monday, but some public transit is adjusting while more people work from home.
Amtrak To Run On Reduced Schedule For 2 Weeks Due To Low DemandAmtrak trains will be running on a Saturday schedule for the next two weeks due to reduced demand driven by commuters avoiding the coronavirus.
Commuters Pack Penn Station Again After Power Problem Causes More DelaysPassengers were packed together like sardines in a can at Penn Station, a routine of delays and cancellations that's become par for the course for commuters.
Demanding Answers: NJ Transit Riders See Red After ‘Madhouse’ At Penn Station; Sources Say Miscommunication Made Situation WorseNJ Transit blamed the delays on power issues related to overhead wires outside Penn Station, which are owned by Amtrak.
Cuomo Touts Plan To Transform Penn Station Into 'World Class' FacilityCuomo calls it the "Empire Station Complex." It would join the current Penn Station, the under construction Moynihan Train Hall and another new facility.
Commuter Alert: LIRR Schedule Changes Take Effect Today At Penn StationSome Long Island Rail Road schedule changes start today at Penn Station. They’re part of Amtrak’s critical track repairs.
Cuomo Calls For New Study On High-Speed Rail In New YorkNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to restart the debate over building high-speed rail in New York.