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Covert Avenue Grade Crossing

Floral Park Centre Civic Association - 02-21-19

Floral Park Centre Civic Association Receives Project Update from LIRR Expansion Project Team

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, Floral Park Parking Re-Surfacing, Floral Park Station, LIRR Expansion Project, Plainfield Avenue Bridge, South Tyson Avenue Bridge

On February 21, 2019 the LIRR Expansion Project team delivered a project update to the Floral Park Centre Civic Association and discussed ongoing construction activities occurring in and around the village. The presentation included current progress on South Tyson Avenue Bridge, coordination with local schools, and traffic detour plans for…

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Covert Av Grade Crossing 02-01-19

Utility Relocation Underway at Covert Avenue Grade Crossing Elimination

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project

Utility relocation for sewer, communications, watermain and gas work is underway at the Covert Avenue grade crossing project – the relocation is expected to be complete by March 1st. The Design-Build contractor previously demolished the existing property at 124 Covert Avenue, New Hyde Park, to advance this element of the…

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New Hyde Park Temporary Fire House 02-05-19

MTA and Contractor Continue Exceeding Community Commitments in New Hyde Park

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

As part of the LIRR Expansion Project from Floral Park to Hicksville, the project team consisting of MTA Capital Construction and-LIRR personnel, and the Design-Build Contractor 3rd Track Constructors (3TC) continue to meet and exceed community commitments in the Village of New Hyde Park. As of last week, 3TC had…

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Covert Ave Detour - 02-07-19

Temporary Detour at Covert Avenue Successfully Expedites Work for Grade Crossing Elimination

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

The successful temporary detour at Covert Avenue allowed utility relocations in the area to be expedited. The project management team planned the work in advance and worked cooperatively with the Village of New Hyde Park to notify residents of the temporary road closure. The Covert Avenue grade crossing is being…

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124 Covert Avenue following demolition and removal of structure - 01-19

Structure at 124 Covert Avenue Removed on Schedule in Support of Grade Crossing Elimination

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project

The structure at 124 Covert Avenue in New Hyde Park has been successfully removed following its successful deconstruction last month. This critical-path activity was completed to support the elimination of the Covert Avenue Grade Crossing and make room for the new undergrade crossing at this intersection. Community coordination has been…

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