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Press Release
April 27, 2018
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Metro-North Railroad to Rebuild 14th Avenue Bridge in Mt. Vernon, N.Y.

MTA Metro-North Railroad today announced that work on the replacement of the 14th Avenue Bridge in Mount Vernon, New York will result in the closure of the existing bridge on Monday May 7, 2018 for a period of ten months. The 93 foot-long bridge was built in 1894 and is located on 14th Avenue, between New Haven Railroad Street and West 1st Street, and situated over the New Haven Line in Mt. Vernon, New York.

Press Release
April 25, 2018
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New Tenant to Transform Metro-North’s Tarrytown’s Station House

MTA Metro-North Railroad today announced that the Tarrytown Station House will be reinvigorated, becoming a more vibrant, welcoming place for commuters and residents alike. The Bakehouse Inc., a well-known bakery located in Ardsley, will bring a full-service bakery and restaurant to the station house. This new venture will be both a traditional bakery and a café/restaurant with take-out and sit-down menus. The ticket office will remain at the station house, along with the public use of the waiting area and bathrooms.

Press Release
April 25, 2018
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Metro-North Employee Commended for Rescuing Unconscious Woman Trapped Inside Burning Overturned Car

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority today announced that Metro-North Railroad employee Brian Geary received special recognition from the Board for his extraordinary efforts saving an unconscious woman who was trapped inside of an overturned, burning car on the Taconic State Parkway on Thursday, April 19.  Geary received a commendation for his heroic actions from Chairman Joseph J. Lhota at this morning’s meeting of the MTA Board.

Press Release
April 24, 2018
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Metro-North Railroad to Host 6th Annual Blood Drive at Grand Central Terminal Thursday, April 26

We know you have it in you! Take a moment from your commute on Thursday to donate blood and make a life-saving difference. Grand Central Terminal's Vanderbilt Hall will be the site of a huge community blood drive as MTA Metro-North Railroad partners with the New York Blood Center on Thursday, April 26 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Press Release
April 12, 2018
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Enhanced Substitute Bus Service in Effect Between Southeast and Goldens Bridge Weekends of April 14-15 Through April 28-29 to Accommodate Infrastructure Work

MTA Metro-North Railroad advises customers it will enhance previously announced weekend busing in effect this month on the Upper Harlem line. 

This weekend, Saturday and Sunday, April 7-8, and continuing over the next two consecutive weekends, crews remain out in force on the upper Harlem Line strengthening the railroad’s infrastructure following the series of powerful nor’easters that hit the region in March.  Crews will be reinforcing power poles and wires, enhancing the Harlem Line’s resiliency.

Press Release
April 4, 2018
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Metro-North Crews Continue Post-Storm Repairs to Harlem Line

MTA Metro-North Railroad today announced that this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, April 7-8, and continuing over the next three consecutive weekends, crews will return to the Harlem Line to strengthen the railroad’s infrastructure following the series of powerful nor’easters that hit the region in March. Crews will restore and reinforce power poles and wires, enhancing the Harlem Line’s resiliency.

Press Release
April 4, 2018
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Critical Improvements to Devon Bridge and Waterbury Branch Underway During Weekends From April 7-8 Through May 19-20

MTA Metro-North Railroad today announced that crews from both the railroad and the Connecticut Department of Transportation will be out in force making improvements to the Waterbury Branch over the next seven consecutive weekends, starting April 7-8 and concluding May 19-20.

Press Release
April 3, 2018
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Metro-North Continues Comprehensive Improvements to Port Jervis Line Beginning Monday, April 9, and Continuing Through Friday, May 4

MTA Metro-North Railroad today announced that crews will be out in force making comprehensive improvements to the Port Jervis Line beginning Monday, April 9, and continuing through Friday, May 4.

During this period, Metro-North crews will undertake an important rock slope remediation project, inspecting and reinforcing the rock slopes adjacent to the tracks between Port Jervis and Ramsey Route 17 to ensure that they’re free of any loose rocks and brush that could fall on to the tracks and cause delays.  

Press Release
March 30, 2018
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MTA Metro-North Railroad Announces Renewal Project to Bring State of the Art Improvements to White Plains Station

MTA Metro-North Railroad today announced that a full-scale renewal project that will bring state of the art improvements to the White Plains station is underway.  

The project will give Metro-North customers a reimagined station, one that’s more accessible to all, safer, easier to navigate, and technologically up-to-date.  The White Plains station has the third highest ridership in the Metro-North system, second only to Stamford and Grand Central Terminal.

Press Release
March 23, 2018
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Metro-North Crews Continue Post Storm Repairs to Upper Harlem Line

MTA Metro-North Railroad today announced that this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, March 24-25, crews will out in force on the upper Harlem Line strengthening the railroad’s infrastructure following the series of powerful nor’easters that hit the region this month. Crews will be reinforcing power poles and wires, enhancing the Harlem Line’s resiliency.

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