LIRR Expansion Project

LIRR Expansion Project Team Provides Construction Update to Carle Place Civic Association

By | Carle Place Station, Carle Place Substation, Cherry Lane Bridge, Glen Cove Bridge, LIRR Expansion Project, Meadowbrook Parkway Bridge

On March 20th, the LIRR Expansion Project team provided an update to the Carle Place Civic Association regarding current construction activities in Carle Place, including the enhancement of Carle Place Station and the replacement of Cherry Lane Bridge, as well as ongoing community coordination efforts to keep local businesses and…

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Merillon Avenue Station (Rendering)

MTA Announces Start of Construction of New Merillon Avenue LIRR Station in Garden City

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Merillon Avenue Station
The MTA today announced that construction of station enhancements at the Long Island Rail Road's Merillon Avenue in Garden City has begun as part of the LIRR Expansion Project that will make the railroad safer, more reliable and allow for increased capacity and flexibility. The platforms at the station will...
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Mineola Board of Trustees Meeting - 03-13-19

LIRR Expansion Project Team Presents Update at Village of Mineola Board of Trustees Board Meeting

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Main Street Grade Crossing, Mineola Harrison Avenue Parking Structure, Mineola Main Street Parking, Mineola Second Street Parking, Mineola Station, Mineola Substation, Willis Avenue Grade Crossing
On March 13th, the LIRR Expansion Project team met with the Village of Mineola Board of Trustees and residents at the Village’s semi-monthly board meeting. The project team presented on the current construction status of the Mineola Harrison Parking Structure, as well as anticipated construction activities that will occur in...
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Garden City EPOA Meeting 03-12-19

LIRR Expansion Project Team Provides Construction Update to Garden City Estates Property Owners Association

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Merillon Avenue Station, Merillon Avenue Substation, Nassau Boulevard Bridge, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, Tanners Pond/Denton Avenue Bridge
On March 12th, the LIRR Expansion Project team met with members of the Garden City Estates Property Owners Association to discuss upcoming construction activities in and around the Village, including the Merillon Avenue Station enhancement project, the replacement of the Merillon Avenue substation, the replacement of the Nassau Boulevard and...
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Covert Avenue Residents Meeting - 03-12-19

3TC Community Ambassadors Facilitate Roundtable with Covert Avenue Businesses and Residents

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project
Progress continues at the Carle Place Station Enhancement Project. The relocation of the southern utility poles is complete, and the western halves of the eastbound and westbound platforms have been demolished: the reconstruction of the western half of the westbound platform has begun; the reconstruction of the eastbound platform will...
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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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