New York Weather: Polar Vortex Plunges Temperatures Across Tri-State AreaTri-State area residents woke up to extreme cold Thursday, with highs feeling like they were well below zero thanks to whipping winds.
MTA Fare Hike Vote Postponement Buys Time For Beleaguered LIRR To Address Many ComplaintsLong Island Rail Road riders have a stern message for Metropolitan Transportation Authority management: Cancel the fare hikes.
Hidden LIRR Train Station May Be Coming To Town Near YouOne of the smallest train stations in our area is on the move.
State Comptroller's Audit Criticizes Outside Agency Hired By LIRR To Combat Homeless Problem At StationsWhat was supposed to help with the homelessness problem in and around Long Island Rail Road train stations, may be causing more problems for people in need and commuters alike.
Long Island Village Offers LIRR Shuttle To Ease ParkingGreat Neck is rolling out a rush-hour shuttle, called Buzz.
From Free To Fee: Copiague Seeks Permission To Charge For Parking PermitsCopiague is the only stop on the LIRR's Babylon line where parking is entirely free.
Commuter Alert: LIRR Service Changes Start For Amtrak RepairsLong Island Rail Road commuters should expect service changes Monday as track work that’s expected to last at least three months gets underway.
LIRR Changes Start Monday Due To Amtrak RepairsThe Long Island Rail Road will take several tracks out of service while adding lines and trains to help alleviate morning and evening rush hour transit.
Hicksville LIRR Garage To Reopen After 3-Month Parking NightmareOyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino announced Sunday that the Hicksville Commuter Parking Garage is reopening on New Year’s Eve, starting at 5 a.m.
Commuter Train Service Expanded Ahead Of Holiday WeekendLocal rail lines are adding more trains ahead of what's expected to be a busy weekend of travel for New Year's Eve.
LIRR Commuters Hit With Costly Tickets Say They Have Nowhere To ParkWith an explosion of cars and commuters, there’s no space for anyone driving to Long Island train stations.
Schumer: MTA Will Not Meet Deadline To Install Rail Safety TechnologySchumer said the agency plans to ask, as early as Monday, for a two-year extension on its federally mandated deadline to have PTC put on trains by Dec. 31, 2018.