Discounts Coming For LIRR, Metro-North Riders Traveling Within New York CityIt's only in New York City - like taking the LIRR from Woodside, Queens to Penn Station, or riding a Metro-North train from a station in the Bronx to Grand Central.
MTA Says On-Time Performance Up, Along With Security And Safety WorriesLast month subways had the best on-time arrival in seven years. Service also improved for Metro-North and the Long Island Rail Road.
Uber App Adds 'Make My Train' Feature To Help Riders Catch The LIRRUsers enter what time they want to be at the station and the app calculates a pick-up time based on real-time transit data.
LIRR Construction Along Busy New Hyde Park Road Frustrating Residents, CommutersSome drivers have construction concerns. The Long Island Rail Road is closing down one of the busiest roads in Nassau County for months for important safety improvements.
Residents That Live Near LIRR's Third Track Project Dealing With A Lot Of Shake, Rattle And RollSome homeowners along the LIRR main line say their complaints to the MTA about intolerable noise and shaking homes have been falling on deaf ears.
State Audit Questions How LIRR Measures Ridership, BreakdownsThe audit found "deficiencies and inconsistencies" in how the railroad measures its ridership and train breakdowns.
MTA Trains, Buses Switch To Holiday Schedule Through ThursdayCheck out the changes ahead for subways, buses, LIRR, Metro-North, NJ TRANSIT and Staten Island trains.
NTSB: LIRR, Metro North Have Implemented All Safety RecommendationsThe National Transportation Safety Board is applauding the MTA for improving safety on the rails.
Commuter Alert: Eastbound LIRR Trains Bypassing Woodside, Forest Hills & Kew GardensEastbound trains are bypassing Woodside, Forest Hills and Kew Gardens this morning because of a broken rail.
No One Injured In LIRR Train Derailment, Cause Remains Under InvestigationA piece of broken rail was found at the Jamaica station, but it's not clear if it had anything to do with the derailment.
Crowded LIRR Train Derails In Queens, Hundreds Stranded For Hours, Service Disrupted In Both DirectionsAccording to the MTA, the train left Penn Station just before 9 p.m. Friday night and was headed for Babylon when two cars came off the tracks.
LIRR Unveils Spacious New Lost And Found At Penn StationIf you lose something on a Long Island Rail Road train, you may have better luck finding it now.
MTA Board Agrees To Nearly $52 Billion Capital Spending PlanThe plan calls for $51.5 billion to fix the subways, buses, Metro-North and Long Island Rail Road over the next five years.
At Long Last, Islanders Officially Break Ground On New 19,000-Seat Arena At Belmont ParkIt was a long-awaited day for fans of the New York Islanders. Team members joined fans at a ground breaking for what will be the NHL franchise's new arena at Belmont Park.
MTA Announces Plans To Spend $51.5 Billion To Fix Subways, Buses, TrainsThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority has unveiled a mega-plan for creating a mass transit system for the 21st century.