Williamsburg Rents Drop, Vacancies Rise Ahead Of L Train ShutdownMore apartment vacancies and cheaper rents are popping up in Brooklyn, including swanky hip Williamsburg, as people brace for the shut down of L train service in spring 2019.
Officials Provide Update On Preparations For Upcoming L Train ShutdownThe MTA is holding a public meeting Monday on the looming L train shutdown.
False Report Of Gunman Sets Off Subway Stampede On L TrainPassengers raced for the doors at the Bedford avenue station in Williamsburg on Saturday afternoon.
Gun Scare Prompts Chaotic Scene On L Train In BrooklynPolice swept the Bedford Avenue station in Williamsburg and said they found no evidence of shots fired or a gun.
DOT Offers Proposals For 2019 L Train ClosureThe 15-month shutdown, which is set for April of 2019, is expected to impact about 225,000 riders who use the L line to get between Brooklyn and Manhattan on weekdays alone.
Advocates Hold First 'Bike Train' Ahead Of L Train ShutdownIt's practice for the planned L train shutdown in 2019, which is expected to take 15 months to repair damage from Hurricane Sandy.
Riders Call For Information On Impending Closure Of L TrainHundreds of riders clamoring for more information on the impending 15-month closure of L Train service came to an open house Wednesday night in Brooklyn.
City Council Committee Holds Hearing On L Train DisruptionsThe MTA and city Department of Transportation have a sweeping plan to provide alternative service to L train riders, which connects Brooklyn to Manhattan, running below 14th Street.
9-Year-Old Boy Dragged By L Train In BrooklynPolice said the boy fell shortly after 1 p.m. at the Atlantic Avenue L train station in East New York.
Man Struck By L Train In Brooklyn; Service Halted On Much Of LineA man was struck by an L Train Tuesday night in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, police said.
9-Year-Old Girl Separated From Her Family On L Train In Brooklyn Found Safe In ManhattanKlara Alston was separated from her family at the Sutter Avenue station in Brooklyn.
Transit Advocates Call For Better Service Options During L Train ShutdownTransit advocates on Wednesday called on the city’s Department of Transportation and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to improve service replacements when the L Train shuts down in 2019.