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Carle Place Civic Association 11-14-18

The LIRR Expansion Project Team Provided a Construction Update to the Carle Place Civic Association

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

On November 14th the LIRR Expansion Project Team provided a construction update to the Carle Place Civic Association regarding the enhancement of Carle Place Station, the replacement of the Carle Place Substation, the replacement of the Cherry Lane and Glen Cove Bridges and the modification of the Meadowbrook Parkway Bridge….

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Deer Park Station 10-10-2018

MTA LIRR Opens Renewed LIRR Station Building at Deer Park

By | Deer Park Station

Deer Park Station, along the Ronkonkoma Branch, has been fully renovated and upgraded with a host of customer-facing improvements. Finished upgrades include: • Improved ADA accessibility: a new ADA-compliant bathroom. • New architectural finishes: New terrazzo flooring, bronze storefronts, wood ceilings and exterior brick decorative walls, a new information wall,…

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Brentwood Station 11-08-18

MTA LIRR Opens Renewed LIRR Station Building at Brentwood

By | Brentwood Station

Brentwood Station, along the Ronkonkoma Branch, has been fully renovated and upgraded with a host of customer-facing improvements. Finished upgrades include: • Improved ADA accessibility: a new ADA-compliant bathroom. • New architectural finishes: New terrazzo flooring, bronze storefronts, wood ceilings and exterior brick decorative walls, a new information wall, signage…

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Covert Avenue Chamber of Commerce 11-08-18

LIRR Expansion Project Team Provides Project Update to Covert Avenue Chamber of Commerce

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

On November 8th, members of the LIRR Expansion Project team provided an update to the Covert Avenue Chamber of Commerce. The project update included a discussion of 3TC’s plans to protect and promote local businesses during construction.

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New Cassel Information Session 11-05-18

3TC and MTACC-LIRR Community Information Session in New Cassel

By | Carle Place Station, Carle Place Substation, Cherry Lane Bridge, Glen Cove Bridge, New Cassel Substation, Project Update, School Street Grade Crossing, Urban Avenue Grade Crossing, Westbury North Parking Structure, Westbury South Parking Structure and LIRR Lot Development, Westbury Station, Westbury Substation

On November 5th, 3TC and MTACC-LIRR hosted a community information session for residents of New Cassel and the surrounding communities to learn about the project, receive project updates, and have their questions answered by technical experts.

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LIRR Expansion Team Representatives Collaborate on STEM Project with Garden City School District

By | Merillon Avenue Station, Merillon Avenue Substation, Nassau Boulevard Bridge, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, Tanners Pond/Denton Avenue Bridge

On November 5th, representatives from the LIRR Expansion Project team met with Garden City Public School District representatives to collaborate on the project’s STEM program. Garden City Public Schools’ STEM Advisory Committee comprises parents, community members and Garden City educators from grades K-12. The STEM Advisory Committee advises the office…

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