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Carle Place 07-23-20

MTA Working to Make LIRR more Assessible for ADA 30th Anniversary

By | Floral Park Station, Merillon Avenue Station, Mineola Station, New Hyde Park Station, Westbury Station

With the 30th Anniversary of the Americans with Disability Act this month, the MTA is working to make the milestone a memorable one for mobility impaired LIRR customers. MTA Construction & Development, the LIRR and its contractors continue to work to make stations along the 10-mile long LIRR Expansion Project…

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Floral Park Station 07-09-20

Not Just Expanding, But Improving

By | Carle Place Station, Floral Park Station, Merillon Avenue Station, Mineola Station, New Hyde Park Station, Westbury Station

As part of the LIRR Expansion Project, customers who use stations from Floral Park to Westbury will benefit from improvements that range from new elevators to complete reconstruction. Work at these stations has continued, despite the added challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. By the time we’re finished with the overall…

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School Street 07-07-20

Class is in Session at School Street as Heavy Construction Underway to Eliminate LIRR Grade Crossing

By | Project Update, School Street Grade Crossing

Coming off a highly successful weekend bridge replacement at Glen Cove Road, MTA C&D, LIRR and 3rd Track Constructors (3TC) began heavy construction at School Street to eliminate the grade crossing there. The crossing – located on the Main Line at the Westbury/New Cassel border –is the fourth of eight…

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