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Press Release
April 23, 2010
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Westchester Arc Honors Metro-North — Where the Human Element is Elemental

MTA Metro-North Railroad has found that adults with developmental disabilities, when working at the North White Plains Shop, have proven themselves to be dedicated, hard-working individuals who take great pride in their work and have endeared themselves to the shop's staff.

Press Release
April 22, 2010
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MTA Metro-North Railroad Celebrates Earth Day All Yearlong Shops, Yards and Operations More Sustainable

MTA Metro-North Railroad has been going green for years, because saving energy, water and resources is a great way to save money.

To that end, restrooms in employee facilities and shops at North White Plains yard were retrofitted last year with low-flow toilets and urinals and sinks were fitted with automatic shut-off faucets because saving water also saves money.

Press Release
April 21, 2010
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LAZ Parking Installs Electronic Parking Meters at Metro-North Stations

MTA Metro-North Railroad, in partnership with its new parking operator, LAZ, is making it easier for people to pay for parking, sign up for and renew permits and handle accounts on-line and by phone.

Press Release
April 15, 2010
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Ride Metro-North Railroad to the TD Bank Five Boro Bike Tour On Sunday, May 2, 2010

MTA Metro-North Railroad has always been an advocate for transportation that is safe, efficient and pollution free and that is why we are making it easier than ever for everyone to ride Metro-North Railroad on Sunday, May 2, 2010 with their bikes to join in the TD Bank Five Boro Bike Tour.

The TD Bank Five Boro Bike Tour is the largest mass-cycling event in the USA. Over 30,000 cyclists ride the 42-mile odyssey through New York City's five boroughs, many of whom travel into New York City on Metro-North Railroad.

Press Release
April 8, 2010
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Attention Yankees Fans: Take the Train to the Game MTA Metro-North is a No-hassle, One-Seat Ride to the Stadium

Metro-North can always keep you ahead of the game-both going to it or coming from it. And 450,000 customers will attest to that. All these Yankees-E. 153rd Street Station game-goers have told us that no matter what the score-they came out winners.

No more hassles with maddening traffic jams or having to shell out money for parking. And they can snooze or schmooze with fellow Yankee fans. They can even nosh on a brown-bagged sandwich and gulp down a beverage – just remember to take your trash off the train!

Press Release
March 31, 2010
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Metro-North Train Time ™ Expands Reach to 96 Stations Real-Time Train Status Now Available on Smartphones and Computers

MTA Metro-North Railroad today fully activated Train Time ™ systemwide providing access to train schedules and on-time status on smart phone devices as well as computer screens for a total of 96 stations.

Press Release
March 26, 2010
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MTA Metro-North Railroad Plans Extra Service For Good Friday and Easter Sunday

Over the Easter weekend, Metro-North Railroad will operate a regular schedule with a few minor adjustments/additions on Good Friday, April 2, and Easter Sunday, April 4.

On Good Friday, April 2, we will operate a regular schedule with the following changes:

On the New Haven Line, an additional early afternoon train will depart Grand Central at 3:26 PM, stopping at Harlem-125th Street, Westport, Fairfield, Bridgeport, Stratford, Milford, New Haven, arriving there 5:05 PM. This train is listed in the current timetable.

Press Release
March 23, 2010
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Weekday AM Peak New Haven Line Trains Revert to Regular Platforms

Beginning Thursday, March 25, New Haven Line AM Peak trains and AM Reverse-Peak trains will revert to operating on their regular platforms between Old Greenwich and Rye, MTA Metro-North Railroad announced today.

The platform changes, which began March 15 to facilitate installation of concrete ties on the inbound local track, proved cumbersome both to customers and train operations.

Press Release
March 22, 2010
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MTA Metro-North Railroad's New April 11 Schedule Will Allow For Infrastructure Improvements on All Lines

MTA Metro-North Railroad's new April 11 timetable will make temporary, minor schedule changes on all three lines to allow for track maintenance projects.

Hudson Line

On the Upper Hudson Line, schedule adjustments will allow for installation of concrete ties until June 2010. Poughkeepsie, New Hamburg and Beacon customers in all time periods will be affected by schedule changes requiring trains to depart earlier or later, and in some cases, to travel up to seven minutes slower or 10 minutes faster.

Press Release
March 12, 2010
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Take Metro-North Cars to see all the New Cars At the New York International Auto Show April 2-11, 2010

Take Metro-North's discount package to the New York International Automobile Show and save on rail fare and admission. Preview the latest in automotive excitement from futuristic concept cars to never-before-seen production models.

Sneak Preview Day is Friday, April 2 from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. The show is open daily from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., and on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The Discount Package Includes:

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