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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.

MTA LIRR Schedules Extra Train Service on St. Patrick's Day, Tuesday, March 17

MTA Long Island Rail Road has scheduled 16 extra trains – six westbound morning trains and 10 eastbound afternoon trains to accommodate thousands of LIRR customers who will be traveling to and from the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Manhattan on Monday, March 17.

Railroads to Provide Special Service on St. Patrick's Day

The Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North Railroad will operate extra trains to help those traveling to New York City for the 254th St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Tuesday, March 17.

New York Transit Museum Installs New Exhibit Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of New York’s Landmarks Law

Any city gets what it admires, will pay for, and, ultimately, deserves. Even when we had Penn Station, we couldn’t afford to keep it clean. We want and deserve tin-can architecture in a tinhorn culture. And we will probably be judged not by the monuments we build but by those we have destroyed." - "Farewell to Penn Station," New York Times editorial, October 30, 1963

The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for March 13 - March 16

The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for March 13 - March 16

MTACC Unveils Latest SAS Exhibit

MTA Capital Construction has a new exhibit at the Second Avenue Subway Community Information Center (CIC). Entitled “Above and Below: Designing the Second Avenue Subway,” the exhibit gives visitors a look at what they will experience when the Second Avenue Subway opens to the public in December, 2016.

FASTRACK Comes to the 2 3 in Upper Manhattan and the Bronx

For the first time, MTA New York City Transit brings FASTRACK to the [2][3] lines in Harlem and the Bronx for two consecutive weeks. Beginning Monday, March 16, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., for four consecutive weeknights, and from Monday, March 23, to early morning Friday, March 27, [2] trains are suspended between 3 Av-149 St and 96 St. [3] service is entirely suspended.

Spring into Spectacular Savings with Metro-North’s Special Ticket Package Offer

It’s been a long winter and MTA’s Metro-North Railroad is here to help welcome the warmer weather by offering special ticket packages to New York City’s biggest new show, New York Spring Spectacular, premiering March 12 at Radio City Music Hall. For a limited time, customers can save $10 on tickets to select performances to this brand-new, live theatrical production starring Tony Award winning actress Laura Benanti, Emmy Award winning choreographer Derek Hough and the legendary Rockettes.

Spring into Spectacular Savings with LIRR’s Special Ticket Package Offer

It’s been a long winter and MTA’s Long Island Rail Road is here to help welcome the warmer weather by offering special ticket packages to New York City’s biggest new show, New York Spring Spectacular, premiering March 12 at Radio City Music Hall. For a limited time, customers can save $10 on tickets to select performances to this brand-new, live theatrical production starring Tony Award winning actress Laura Benanti, Emmy Award winning choreographer Derek Hough and the legendary Rockettes.

FASTRACK Returns to 456 Lexington Av Lines

On Monday, March 9, MTA New York City Transit’s FASTRACK program returns to Manhattan stations along the [4][5][6] lines. For four consecutive weeknights from Monday, March 9, to early Friday morning, March 13, [4][5][6] trains will run express in both directions between 125 St and Grand Central-42 St. [5] service ends early in Manhattan each night.

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