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Federal Railroad Administration Recognizes LIRR Railroad Crossing Safety Improvements

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Project Update

The LIRR has been recognized by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) for a program that has dramatically improved railroad safety through flexible delineators at railroad crossings and enhanced GPS alerts. The FRA is recommending other American railroads review research on the LIRR program and consider making similar upgrades at problematic…

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Mineola Harrison Parking Garage - 11-13-19

Video: Inside Look at Construction of Mineola Harrison Parking Garage

By | Mineola Harrison Avenue Parking Structure

Erection of the concrete parking structure on Harrison Avenue has progressed quickly with the use of precast concrete panels, saving time and cost. Over the next few months the construction team will transform the structure into a completed parking facility by installing mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems and architectural finishes….

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Merrick Station 02-22-19

A Polished History: Merrick Station Then and Now

By | Project Update

Earlier this year the station building and platforms at Merrick were renovated, and the results are spectacular. The Merrick LIRR stop was first established over 150 years ago, in 1867. Over the years, a variety of station buildings were constructed at the site until a permanent station house was erected in 1902. Take a look at the photos and revisit Merrick Station, then and now.

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