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System Expansion

East End Gateway 12-31-21

MTA Announces the Grand Opening of the East End Gateway at Penn Station—an Iconic New Entrance to the LIRR Concourse at Seventh Avenue and 33rd Street

By | New 33rd Street Corridor at Penn Station

Press release follows… New Penn Station Entrance Creates a Front Door Identity on Seventh Avenue & Direct Connection from Street Level to LIRR Concourse & Subway Includes Three State-of-the-Art Escalators and a Staircase – Improving Customer Experience & Increasing Circulation Major Milestone in Broader Project Which Will Double the Width…

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Drop Table - Open - Morris Park 11-20-20

Major Construction Complete on Two LIRR Facilities

By | Mid-Suffolk Train Storage Yard, Morris Park Diesel Locomotive Shop, Project Update

MTA Construction & Development and the LIRR have completed major construction on two vital LIRR facilities – the Morris Park Diesel Locomotive Shop in Queens and the Mid-Suffolk Electric Yard in Ronkonkoma, Long Island. Part of the multi-billion dollar LIRR Enhancement that includes the LIRR Expansion Project, the Morris Park…

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East End Gateway and LIRR Concourse Program Manager Shirley Moy showcases these Penn Station initiatives 09-08-20

MTA Construction & Development Partners with NY Transit Museum for Summer Teen Initiative

By | New 33rd Street Corridor at Penn Station

East End Gateway and LIRR Concourse Program Manager Shirley Moy showcases these Penn Station initiatives as part of the Transit Museum’s Transit Quest curriculum for neurodiverse teens. New York City is a cultural capital of the world. However, its first-class museums, educational, and cultural institutions were temporarily shuttered due to…

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Sound wall with trees 08-14-20

Not Just Construction: LIRR Expansion Project Brings Quality of Life Improvements

By | LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, School Street Grade Crossing, Urban Avenue Grade Crossing

MTA Construction & Development’s LIRR Expansion Project will undoubtedly make riding the rails better by reducing train delays and enabling true bi-directional service during peak hours with a more reliable rail network. But all these upgrades and new infrastructure also goes a long way to improve quality of life in…

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