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Covert Avenue Grade Crossing

LIRR Expansion Project Team Facilitates “Open for Business” Workshop with Covert Avenue Chamber of Commerce

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project

On April 11th, the LIRR Expansion Project team facilitated an “Open for Business” workshop with the Covert Avenue Chamber of Commerce to discuss ideas to implement during the temporary closure of Covert Avenue. Business owners had the opportunity to ask project representatives questions about the road closure, while the project…

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Covert Avenue Grade Crossing Elimination - 04-14-19

MTA Begins Major Construction at Covert Avenue in the Village of New Hyde Park to Eliminate Street-Level Railroad Crossing

By | Cherry Lane Bridge, Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project

On April 14th, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced that Covert Avenue, between 1st Avenue and 5th Avenue, in the Village of New Hyde Park will be temporarily closed beginning Monday, April 15th, 2019, as part of the Long Island Rail Road’s Main Line Expansion Project that will make the…

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New Hyde Park Village Residents Meeting - 04-03-19

LIRR Expansion Project Team Presents at New Hyde Park Village Residents Open House

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Road Surface Lot, New Hyde Park Station, New Hyde Park Substation, South 12th Street Grade Crossing

On April 3rd, the LIRR Expansion Project Team presented information on current and upcoming construction activities in New Hyde Park and upcoming traffic detours to support the Covert Avenue grade crossing elimination at an open house public information event for Village of New Hyde Park residents. Traffic, design, construction, environmental,…

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