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Press Release
May 21, 2015
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Get Out of the City Memorial Day Weekend with Metro-North’s Daytrip Discount Rail Packages

As the unofficial start to summer kicks off, Metro-North is offering great packages for those trying to get out of the city this Memorial Day weekend. Whether you’re a thrill-seeker or someone who prefers a leisurely ride, the Railroad has your outdoor getaway to the scenic Hudson Valley and the shores of Connecticut.

Rye Playland

Press Release
May 20, 2015
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Metro-North Provides Early Getaway Trains on Friday, May 22

To help you get a jump on the Memorial Day weekend - the unofficial start of summer - Metro-North Railroad has extra early getaway service on Friday, May 22, and plenty of trains to get you to your destination during the long holiday weekend.

Friday, May 22

Press Release
April 24, 2015
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Take Metro-North Railroad to Yankees vs. Mets This Weekend

It isn’t just a “Subway Series” anymore when you can enjoy a hassle-free ride on Metro-North Railroad to watch the Yankees take on the Mets at The Stadium Friday, April 24, Saturday April 25 and Sunday, April 26.

Whether you plan to cheer on the Bronx Bombers or root for the Amazins’, Metro-North once again has your “Yankee Clipper” service on the Hudson, Harlem and New Haven Lines, and frequent shuttle service before, during and after the game from Grand Central Terminal and Harlem-125th Street.

Press Release
April 8, 2015
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Metro-North Railroad Hosts 3rd Annual Blood Drive at Grand Central Terminal

MTA Metro-North Railroad and New York Blood Center (NYBC) encourage commuters to give the gift of life during their commute on Thursday, April 16th by visiting the public donation station in Grand Central Terminal’s Vanderbilt Hall. The drive will take place from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. with Metro-North President, Joseph Giulietti, participating. By setting aside less than an hour to donate, MTA employees and commuters can help our region’s blood supply levels stay on track through the spring and save lives.

Press Release
April 6, 2015
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Big Improvements in Metro-North’s Free Train Time App

Metro-North’s new and improved Train Time app delivers convenient, real-time train status with better service alerts, new search fields, a new refresh feature and more. So if you already use Train Time or if you haven’t tried it yet, it’s time to upgrade your travel with Train Time. It’s free!

Press Release
April 2, 2015
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Let Metro-North Railroad Be Your Way to Yankee Stadium

Root for the home team and enjoy a hassle-free ride on Metro-North Railroad when the New York Yankees return to the Stadium on Monday, April 6, for their 2015 home opener against the Toronto Blue Jays. Metro-North once again has your “Yankee Clipper” service on the Hudson, Harlem and New Haven Lines, and frequent shuttle service before, during and after the game from Grand Central Terminal and Harlem-125th Street.

Press Release
March 23, 2015
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Metro-North Schedules to Change April 26

Metro-North Railroad’s new train schedules effective Sunday, April 26, improve reliability and put more trains in service, making travel more convenient for customers. The schedules also will temporarily lengthen weekend travel times by up to five minutes to provide the appropriate track outages necessary to perform critical track maintenance work and capital construction projects.

Harlem Line

Press Release
March 20, 2015
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Metro-North Offers Discount Rail Getaway to Auto Show

MTA Metro-North Railroad is selling discount rail and admission packages to the popular NY International Auto Show at the Jacob Javits Convention Center Friday, April 3 to Sunday, April 12.

Press Release
March 13, 2015
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MTA Metro-North Railroad to Offer Extra Service for St. Patrick’s Day

With the 254th St. Patrick’s Day Parade scheduled for Tuesday, March 17, Metro-North will ban alcohol to maintain orderly train service and is planning to run up to six extra inbound trains to help accommodate revelers heading to the parade. Going home, one extra train will run on the Hudson Line.

An extra train will depart from Poughkeepsie at 8:23 a.m. and stop at New Hamburg at 8:32 a.m. and Beacon at 8:41 a.m. before running express to Harlem-125th Street (arriving at 9:46 a.m.) and arriving at Grand Central Terminal at 10:01 a.m.

Press Release
February 5, 2015
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Governor Cuomo Announces Metro-North Railroad Will Resume Service on Harlem Line For AM Commute

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced tonight that Metro-North will resume train service on the Harlem Line tomorrow morning for the first time since Tuesday night’s collision between a passenger train and a SUV near Valhalla Station.

Metro-North customers should expect delays as trains will have to slow down as they pass through the work zone at the site of the accident.

The first train to operate over the crossing will be the 4:26 a.m. departure from Southeast, which is due into Grand Central at 5:30 a.m.

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