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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
Ribbon Cutting Marks 1st Of 5 LIRR Grade Crossings Turned Into UnderpassMTA officials say the underpass will improve safety, train reliability and traffic.
LIRR Service Suspended Between New Hyde Park, Hicksville For Bridge InstallationIt's part of a months-long LIRR expansion project, which aims to elevate trains and eliminate grade crossings on roads.
Commuter Alert: Limited Service On LIRR Port Washington Branch After Person Struck By TrainIt happened around 5 a.m. between Little Neck and Great Neck.
LIRR Service Restored After Signal Trouble West Of Woodside Station Snarls Morning RushPassengers took to Twitter to vent their frustration about the delays and subsequent crowds.
New Full-Time LIRR Station Planned Near Belmont ParkThe planned Long Island Rail Road station in Elmont will be the first year-round station at Belmont Park in 50 years.
Commuter Alert: Some NJ Transit Trains Not Traveling To NYC As Penn Station Renovations StartTwo tracks will be taken out of service to allow for repair work that will last all summer, affecting NJ Transit, Amtrak and LIRR.