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Customers and community residents can learn all they want to know about the LIRR’s proposal for enlarging its train yard in Ronkonkoma. On Thursday, the Long Island Rail Road opened the Mid-Suffolk Train Yard Information Center at Ronkonkoma Station.
On Wednesday, January 28, the Long Island Rail Road expects to run normal weekday service on the Babylon, Far Rockaway, Hempstead, Long Beach, Oyster Bay, Port Washington, Huntington/Port Jefferson, Ronkonkoma and West Hempstead Branches. In addition, normal weekday service will be provided between Speonk and Babylon. There will be no morning rush hour service between Montauk and Speonk, or between Greenport and Ronkonkoma, where the snowdrifts are highest. LIRR personnel will continue their snow fighting efforts to restore service there as quickly as possible.
Following Storm Juno Metro-North Railroad will operate on a regular weekday schedule on Wednesday, January 28.
<p>Following Storm Juno, New York City Subways and Buses will operate on a regular weekday schedule on Wednesday, January 28. Some subway lines may resume express service later than usual on Wednesday morning, and customers should look to Service Status for specifics. New York City Buses will operate with snow chains on select routes and we will closely monitor road conditions to assess whether continued use of snow tire equipment is necessary.
Following Storm Juno, most MTA services, including the New York City Subway and Metro-North Railroad, will operate on a regular weekday schedule on Wednesday, January 28. Some subway lines may resume express service later than usual on Wednesday morning, and customers should look to Service Status for specifics. New York City Buses will operate with snow chains on select routes and we will closely monitor road conditions to assess whether continued use of snow tire equipment is necessary. The Long Island Rail Road will provide regular weekday service on most branches. There will be no morning rush hour service between Montauk and Speonk or Greenport and Ronkonkoma due to continued snow removal operations.
With a wintry blast that may dump as much as 7 inches of snow in parts of the metropolitan region, the MTA is hard at work to ensure safe, reliable service this weekend. MTA New York City Transit, Metro-North Railroad, Long Island Rail Road, and MTA Bridges and Tunnels are once again preparing. Personnel will be ready to drop salt and clear platforms and stairs of snow but customers are urged to use extreme caution while navigating the system.
In the region served by Metro-North, where the storm is predicted to be more severe than elsewhere in the MTA region, a primary concern is the safety of station platforms. All stations will be pretreated with salt. Metro-North will continue to clear snow and ice throughout the weekend.
MTA Bridges and Tunnels is ready to battle winter weather with 97 conveyors, pay loaders, front loaders and pick-up trucks with plows to battle the snow, along with nearly 9,000 tons of anti-corrosive deicer.
With a wintry blast that may dump as much as 7 inches of snow in parts of the metropolitan region, the MTA is hard at work to ensure safe, reliable service this weekend. MTA New York City Transit, Metro-North Railroad, Long Island Rail Road, and MTA Bridges and Tunnels are once again preparing. Personnel will be ready to drop salt and clear platforms and stairs of snow but customers are urged to use extreme caution while navigating the system.
With a wintry blast that may dump as much as 18 inches of snow in parts of the metropolitan region, the MTA is hard at work to ensure safe, reliable service this weekend. MTA New York City Transit, Metro-North Railroad, Long Island Rail Road, and MTA Bridges and Tunnels are once again preparing. Personnel will be ready to drop salt and clear platforms and stairs of snow but customers are urged to use extreme caution while navigating the system.
Have you ever found yourself riding the subway and been drawn in by the artwork that appears in front of your eyes? So have a professional panel of judges.
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for January 23 - January 26
Fares and tolls will go up by 4% over the next two years with the increases set to take effect March 22. The MTA Board approved the change on Thursday, fulfilling a promise to keep the increases as low as possible.
Metro-North is starting 2015 with even more rebuilding efforts and continued attention to major safety initiativThe aggressive track improvements that defined 2014 are moving along, and the railroad also expects continued progress as the last of the 405 M-8 cars are placed into service on the New Haven Line this spring.
The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for January 16 - January 19
Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) services will operate on special schedules in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 19. Details are below.
On Monday, January 19, 2015, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Metro-North Railroad will operate on a Saturday schedule with 32 additional trains.
MTA Long Island Rail Road will operate on a modified Holiday Schedule with extra trains running on five branches on Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, Monday, January 19.
MTA Metro-North Railroad wants to help you entertain the family this winter with discount rail and ticket packages to various destinations in Westchester County. From amusement park rides to one-of-a-kind art exhibits, Metro-North’s getaway deals are sure to please everyone.
The Maritime Aquarium At Norwalk is a year-round, seven-day-a-week family adventure that’s close to home and Metro-North’s Getaway Package makes it affordable. The Aquarium is a quick walk from the train station and it brings you close to animals of the Long Island Sound and beyond. Touch a shark, watch a seal show, see otters, jellyfish, frogs, giant halibut and tiny seahorses.

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