Carle Place Station

Councilwoman Vivianna Russell - 07-29-19

Town of North Hempstead Councilwoman Viviana Russell Records Interview Segment at Community Information Center

By | Carle Place Station, Cherry Lane Bridge, LIRR Expansion Project, Urban Avenue Grade Crossing

On July 15th, Town of North Hempstead Councilwoman Viviana Russell recorded an interview about the LIRR Expansion Project at the Community Information Center in Mineola. Councilwoman Russell highlighted the project’s benefits to Carle Place and New Cassel, including ongoing station enhancements at Carle Place and the elimination of the Urban…

Read More
Carle Place 07-03-19

Eastbound Platform Construction Progresses at Carle Place Station

By | Carle Place Station, Project Update

Improvements to Carle Place LIRR station continue including platform replacement to accommodate 12-car trains, a new pedestrian bridge with ADA-elevators, and an improved customer drop-off and pickup area. Concrete platforms have been placed to support the new eastbound platforms on the south side of Carle Place Station. Demolition of the…

Read More

Significant Progress at Cherry Lane Bridge Replacement Project

By | Carle Place Station, Cherry Lane Bridge, LIRR Expansion Project

Construction of the bridge continues at the Cherry Lane Bridge Replacement project, with Cherry Lane closed to traffic. Once construction is completed, safety inspections will be conducted, followed by the roll-in and installation of the new three-track bridge, which is scheduled for the first weekend of June. Cherry Lane Bridge…

Read More
Carle Place Fire Department - 04-11-19

LIRR Expansion Project Team Discusses Cherry Lane Bridge Replacement with Nassau County Legislator’s Office and Local Officials and Associations

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

On April 11th, the Carle Place Fire Department, Carle Place Civic Association, Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer’s office, and Town of North Hempstead Councilwoman Viviana Russell invited the LIRR Expansion Project team to discuss the ongoing construction work and traffic detours at Cherry Lane Bridge.  Coordination with local emergency service…

Read More
Cherry Lane Bridge Replacement 03-29-19

New Bridge Will Span Cherry Lane and Accommodate Third Track between Floral Park and Hicksville

By | Carle Place Station, Cherry Lane Bridge, LIRR Expansion Project, Project Update

The construction of the new bridge to span Cherry Lane in Carle Place has begun. The new bridge will be wide enough to accommodate a third track on the Main Line between Floral Park and Hicksville. Tracks are also being raised to increase the clearance under the new structure to…

Read More

View the Construction from Your Desktop! Panoramic Images of Eight LIRR Expansion Project Sites Available on

By | Carle Place Station

Panoramic images of eight LIRR Expansion Project construction sites are now available on These shots provide a full 360-degree view of ongoing construction at the following Expansion Project elements: Carle Place Station Enhancement Cherry Lane Bridge Replacement Covert Avenue Grade Crossing Mineola Harrison Avenue Parking Structure New Cassel Substation…

Read More