Project Update

Carle Place Platform (rendering)

Renovation of Carle Place Station Anticipated to Begin Fall 2018

By | Carle Place Station, LIRR Expansion Project, Project Update

The renovation of Carle Place Station is expected to begin this fall. Planned station improvements include: new platforms to accommodate 12-car trains; a new elevator; new platform canopies, benches, shelters and signs; CCTV security cameras; handicapped-accessible ramps; free public Wi-Fi; USB charging stations and digital information displays. With the LIRR…

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3TC Continues Noise Monitoring Along the LIRR Expansion Project

By | Carle Place Station, Floral Park Station, Hicksville Station, LIRR Expansion Project, Merillon Avenue Station, Mineola Station, New Hyde Park Station, Project Update, Westbury Station

As part of its commitment to protect the communities along the LIRR Expansion Project, 3rd Track Constructors (3TC, the project’s design-builder) continues to gather baseline data to monitor noise levels at project locations. 3TC is doing everything it can to make sure its work has the least impact possible on…

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New Hyde Park Street Fair 09-15-2018

3TC Ambassadors and MTA/LIRR Attend New Hyde Park Street Fair

By | LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Road Surface Lot, New Hyde Park Station, New Hyde Park Substation, Project Update

On Saturday, September 15th, 3TC’s Community Ambassadors and a representative from the MTA/LIRR Project Management Team staffed an information table at the 23rd New Hyde Park Street Fair in downtown New Hyde Park. The ambassadors handed out project newsletters and answered questions during the street fair. 3TC ambassadors are regularly…

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East Side Access Progress Snapshot: New LIRR Terminal High-Rise Escalator Installation under 47th Street

By | East Side Access, Project Update

East Side Access contractor Schindler Elevator Corporation continues to install escalators between the future Long Island Rail Road passenger concourse and the terminal, which has a total of four passenger escalator wellways and 17 high-rise escalators. Each escalator wellway aligns to a cross street above the concourse at 45th, 46th,…

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LIRR Expansion Project Team Supports Long Island Community ‘National Night Out’ Event on August 7th

LIRR Expansion Project Team Supports Long Island Community ‘National Night Out’ Event

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Project Update

Representatives from the Long Island Rail Road Expansion Project from Floral Park to Hicksville attended Town of North Hempstead’s National Night Out on Tuesday, August 7th. National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that takes place in cities and towns all across the country in an effort to promote…

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