Urban Avenue Grade Crossing

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...
Read More
Urban Avenue Grade Crossing Elimination - 02-13-19

Construction is Underway at Urban Avenue Grade Crossing Elimination

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Project Update, Urban Avenue Grade Crossing
Construction is underway at the Urban Avenue grade crossing elimination project. The road remains open to traffic and pedestrians as piles are being driven to support the excavation of what will become the Urban Avenue underpass. The excavation will be followed by the construction of a bridge that will take...
Read More
New Cassel canvassing 02-05-19

Knock-Knock: LIRR Expansion Project Ambassadors Canvass Door-to-Door in New Cassel

By | Urban Avenue Grade Crossing
LIRR Expansion Project Design-Build Contractor 3rd Track Constructors’ (3TC) community ambassadors to North Hempstead, Seth Sylvan and Gary Lewi, visited New Cassel residents door-to-door to inform them of upcoming construction activities, including the elimination of the Urban Avenue grade crossing. Door-to-door canvassing in North Hempstead is part of the Expansion...
Read More