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New Hyde Park Station

Decommissioning Crossing Gates at New Hyde Park Road

By | LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Station

On Monday, February 3, 2020, the LIRR Expansion Project team eliminated the New Hyde Park Road grade crossing. Design-build contractor 3rd Track Constructors (3TC) blocked off the segment of New Hyde Park Road between Plaza Avenue and 4th Avenue before the morning rush, and the crossing gates went down at…

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New Hyde Park LIRR Station Opens February 3rd in New Temporary Location

By | LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Road Surface Lot, New Hyde Park Station

Beginning February 3, 2020, New Hyde Park LIRR Station customers will access a temporary 10-car platform, which will run along 2nd and 3rd Avenues, between South 12th Street and South 8th Street. The temporary platforms will include 8 ADA-compliant ingress and egress points, with 3 ADA-compliant access ramps. Pedestrian detour…

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This Weekend: LIRR Switch Replacement Work Begins Saturday to Strengthen Infrastructure

By | Hicksville Station, New Hyde Park Station, Port Jefferson Station

The LIRR is working throughout the system to improve the infrastructure to give passengers a smoother ride, including switch replacement work. To complete these crucial replacements, there will be no LIRR train service the weekend of September 6-7 between New Hyde Park and Hicksville, with reduced schedules between Penn Station…

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Temporary Firehouse at NHP Grade Crossing Elimination - 06-25-19

Fire and Rescue Vehicles Now Stationed in Temporary Firehouse at S. 12th Street in New Hyde Park

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Station

Fire and rescue vehicles are now stationed at the temporary firehouse on the south side of the Main Line on S. 12th Street in New Hyde Park. With the ongoing elimination of the Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, the LIRR Expansion Project has provided the temporary firehouse to provide easier access…

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New Hyde Park - Judy and Camille - 05-02-19

Community Ambassadors Coordinate Ramp Access for New Hyde Park Homeowner

By | New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Station, New Hyde Park Substation, Project Update

As part of Design-Build Contractor 3rd Track Constructors’ ongoing commitment to businesses and residents in communities adjacent to the LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Community Ambassadors Judy White and Camille Koorey worked closely with a homeowner adjacent to a construction site to ensure continuous access to their home during…

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New Hyde Park Village Residents Meeting - 04-03-19

LIRR Expansion Project Team Presents at New Hyde Park Village Residents Open House

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Road Surface Lot, New Hyde Park Station, New Hyde Park Substation, South 12th Street Grade Crossing

On April 3rd, the LIRR Expansion Project Team presented information on current and upcoming construction activities in New Hyde Park and upcoming traffic detours to support the Covert Avenue grade crossing elimination at an open house public information event for Village of New Hyde Park residents. Traffic, design, construction, environmental,…

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Covert Avenue Grade Crossing Elimination 02-22-19

Prep Work to Eliminate Grade Crossing at New Hyde Park Continues

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Station

Preparation for the excavation of the Covert Avenue grade crossing elimination continues. Support of excavation on the northern side of the project, which required a daytime closure of Covert Avenue for a short period concluded last week. According to a February 20th article in the New Hyde Park Herald Courier,…

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