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New 33rd Street Corridor 03-19-19 (Rendering)

MTA CC Chief Development Officer Janno Lieber Discusses New 33rd Street Corridor Project with MTA Board of Directors

By | New 33rd Street Corridor at Penn Station
On February 25, 2019, MTA CDO Janno Lieber discussed the New 33rd Street Corridor Project with the MTA Board of Directors. Each day, hundreds of thousands of passengers traverse the corridors of Penn Station, leading to crippling congestion.  An LIRR Penn Station Critical Infrastructure Project, the new 33rd Street Corridor...
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More space, accessibility part of $600 million Penn Station makeover

By | New 33rd Street Corridor at Penn Station, Project Update

Long Island Rail Road commuters are closer to a brighter, more spacious and easily accessible Penn Station now that the Metropolitan Transportation Authority board has approved a $600 million modernization project officials say will transform the station’s cramped LIRR concourse into a “world-class” transit hub.

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Urban Avenue - Community Outreach - 03-07-19

3TC Community Ambassadors Get the Word Out About Temporary Closure of Railroad Crossing at Urban Avenue in New Cassel

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Urban Avenue Grade Crossing
On Friday, March 8, the grade crossing at Urban Avenue was officially closed temporarily to vehicular traffic. This full closure at Urban Avenue will allow construction crews to eliminate the grade crossing and construct a vehicular and pedestrian underpass that travels underneath the railroad tracks. The full elimination of the...
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Floral Park-Bellerose Board of Education - 03-07-19

Board of Education for Floral Park-Bellerose School District Receives LIRR Expansion Project Briefing

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, Floral Park Parking Re-Surfacing, Floral Park Station, Floral Park Substation, LIRR Expansion Project, Plainfield Avenue Bridge, South Tyson Avenue Bridge
On Thursday, March 7, 3TC Community Ambassador to Floral Park, Judy White, helped organize an LIRR Expansion Project presentation to the Floral Park-Bellerose School District (FPBSD) Board of Education. The project team discussed current and upcoming construction activities in Floral Park, traffic detour plans for Covert Avenue, and the project’s...
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Smartphone Running Low? USB Charging Stations Now Available and Ready for Use at Enhanced LIRR stations

By | Baldwin Station, Bayside Station, Bellmore Station, Brentwood Station, Deer Park Station, East Hampton Station, Farmingdale Station, Flushing Main Street Station, Great Neck Station, Hicksville Station, Merrick Station, Northport Station, Port Jefferson Station, Stewart Manor Station, Stony Brook Station, Syosset Station, Valley Stream Station, Wantagh Station, Wyandanch Station
If you’re waiting for a train – or you’ve just stepped off one – and your smartphone or tablet or laptop is out of power, the LIRR has a solution for you: you can now find freestanding USB charging stations and/or technology counters at 19 LIRR stations. These stations are:...
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Accabonac Road Bridge - 03-01-19

Construction Progresses at Accabonac Road/North Main Street Bridge Replacements Projects

By | Accabonac Road Bridge and North Main Street Bridge
Construction continues to progress at the Accabonac Road/North Main Street Bridges replacement project, which comprises two entire bridge replacements, raising them higher by a few feet to reduce or eliminate truck strikes. The brand-new bridges are under construction in a factory in Pennsylvania and, once finished, will be shipped from...
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