NewsroomLatest News and updates from the LIRR Modernization Program

South Tyson Bridge 12-04-18

3TC Meets Community Commitments by Keeping Fences Uniform and Neat at South Tyson Bridge Construction Area

By | South Tyson Avenue Bridge

3TC continues to meet its commitment to communities along the Expansion Project, including Floral Park where, at South Tyson Avenue Bridge construction in Floral Park, 3TC is making sure the fences around the construction site are uniform and neat in appearance. In most communities along the nearly ten-mile stretch of…

Read More
Floral Park Pool 12-04-18

LIRR Expansion Project Team Tours Floral Park Pool and Recreational Center

By | Floral Park Parking Re-Surfacing, Floral Park Station, Plainfield Avenue Bridge, South Tyson Avenue Bridge

On December 4th, as part of its ongoing collaboration with Expansion Project communities, the LIRR Expansion Project team toured the Floral Park Pool and Recreational Center to coordinate upcoming construction activities with Village officials and to discuss how to avoid any adverse effects on the Recreation Center. The LIRR Expansion…

Read More
Valley Stream-12-4-18

Addition of Amenities to Valley Stream Station Expected to be Completed Week of December 31, 2018

By | Valley Stream Station

Valley Stream Station has received numerous amenities, including new wayfinding signage, free public Wi-Fi, bike racks, benches, USB charging stations, trash receptacles, LCD information displays. Historic photos and a commemorative plaque will also be added to the building. A USB charging station has been installed in the ticket office waiting…

Read More
Utility Relocations 12-03-18

Utility Relocations Continue at Urban and Covert Avenues

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project, Urban Avenue Grade Crossing

Utility relocations continue at Covert Avenue Grade Crossing in New Hyde Park and Urban Avenue Grade Crossing in Westbury, the first two LIRR Expansion Project grade crossings to be eliminated. Utility relocations are precursors to the undergrade crossing work: before the under passages can be constructed, the utilities in those…

Read More
New Cassel 12-03-18

3TC Minimizes Disruption to New Cassel Residents during Utility Relocations

By | LIRR Expansion Project, New Cassel Substation, Urban Avenue Grade Crossing

3TC is going to great lengths to minimize the disruption to New Cassel residents during utility relocations for the Urban Avenue Grade Crossing Elimination, even removing residents’ garbage on their behalf during road closures! Expansion Project Ambassadors have been canvassing door to door, providing construction notices to residents in Creole,…

Read More