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Long Island Rail Road

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  • LIRR CUSTOMERS ADVISED TO EXPECT CANCELED TRAINS, DELAYS FOR THURSDAY'S AM & PM RUSH HOURS, AUG. 26

    MEDIA ADVISORY: LIRR CUSTOMERS ARE ADVISED TO EXPECT CANCELED TRAINS, DELAYS FOR THURSDAY'S AM & PM RUSH HOURS, AUGUST 26 MTA Long Island Rail Road is advising customers to expect significant schedule changes and delays during Thursday's morning and...
  • Report Faults Former LIRR Leadership for Infrastructure Failure

    Report Faults Former LIRR Leadership for Infrastructure Failure
    A 2007 analysis of Long Island Rail Road infrastructure sharply criticized the antiquated switch and signal system that was crippled during Monday's electrical fire. Authored by a former president of Metro North, the report claims LIRR leaders missed a...
  • Day 4 Of LIRR Service Disruptions

    Day 4 Of LIRR Service Disruptions
    Long Island Rail Road passengers face Day 4 of major schedule changes and delays as repair work continues on a damaged switching tower. LIRR says 75 percent of its 144 trains will be running Thursday morning on the nation's largest commuter railroad....
  • Say Goodbye to Dozens of LIRR Trains

    The elimination of Long Island Railroad trains began today. To add insult to injury fare hikes are on the way, so riders will be forced to pay more for less. The railroad says the service cuts are necessary to close a 900 million dollar budget gap, less...
  • LIRR Anticipates Restoration of Morning Rush Hour Service

    LIRR Anticipates Restoration of Morning Rush Hour Service
    The LIRR anticipates the restoration of AM rush hour service to Penn Station through Jamaica with some cancellations possible. However, service on the Port Washington Branch remains suspended and may not be restored by the morning rush. Port Washington...
  • Mocker Asks Questions During MTA Tour

    Mocker Asks Questions During MTA Tour
    Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn, which is a major subway and Long Island Rail Road hub, was the showcase for new, high-tech signs today. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority temporarily installed help centers and giant television screens which...
  • Columbus Day Parade Street, Business Closures

    Columbus Day Parade Street, Business Closures
    The New York City Department of Transportation has closed several streets in Manhattan for the City's annual Columbus Day Parade on Monday. Several government agencies and businesses are also closed for the holiday. The 66th Annual Columbus Day Parade...
  • LIRR Conductor Pleads Guilty After Allowing Passenger Into Cab

    LIRR Conductor Pleads Guilty After Allowing Passenger Into Cab
    A Long Island Railroad engineer accused of allowing a passenger to drive the train, made a deal with Nassau prosecutors Tuesday and pleaded to a lesser charge. Ronald Cabrera, 41, of Port Jefferson, admitted to allowing the William Kutsch, 48, into the...
  • LIRR Service Restored; Expect Delays

    LIRR Service Restored; Expect Delays
    The LIRR announced that service is being restored after Monday's suspensions, but riders should expect delays. According to the LIRR website "limited LIRR service has been restored on the Port Jefferson, Ronkonkoma, Oyster Bay, and Hempstead Branches...
  • Nassau Coliseum Vote

    Nassau Coliseum Vote
    Polling places in Nassau County, Long Island closed at 9PM despite the pleas from some voters to stay open longer. The county's Board of Elections cited paying overtime for workers and security in a bond referendum election that has cost the county $2.2...
  • Tri-State Under Flash Flood Watch Following Record Rainfall

    Tri-State Under Flash Flood Watch Following Record Rainfall
    Flood watches and advisories remain in effect Monday for the tri-state area, a day after record rainfall prompted power outages, airport delays and service disruptions throughout the area. According to forecasters, Central Park was hit with three...