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Press Release
July 28, 2008
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191st Street 1 Station Tunnel Closed

New York City Department of Transportation is closing the 1 191st Street station pedestrian tunnel to Broadway for cleaning, maintenance and renewal work. The tunnel will be unavailable for use from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, July 30. It will also be closed on Thursday and Friday, August 14 and 15 and Wednesday, August 20. The hours of closure on those days have yet to be determined.

Press Release
July 28, 2008
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MTA NYC Transit Opens ADA Elevators at Kew Gardens-Union Turnpike EF in Queens

MTA NYC Transit announces the opening of three new Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) elevators at the Kew Gardens-Union Turnpike station bringing the number of ADA accessible stations to 67. With the completion of this project, Transit has met its commitment to have 67 accessible stations available for use by 2010 two years early. On hand for the ribbon-cutting ceremony were MTA Executive Director and CEO Elliot G. Sander, MTA NYC Transit President Howard H. Roberts, Jr., Queens Borough President Helen Marshall and several local elected officials.

Press Release
July 25, 2008
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Service Increases on 146 and 42nd Street S Lines

In order to bring NYC Transit subway loads within MTA's loading guidelines, service increases are coming to the 146 and 42nd street shuttle S lines beginning Monday, July 28.

Weekday evening 1 service from 8 p.m. to midnight will increase from every 6 to 10 minutes to every 5 to 8 minutes.

Press Release
July 24, 2008
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Service Advisory Weekend Subway Changes Affecting Service On The 1246AGJLNQR

Because of capital construction work on the NYC Transit subway system, the following changes will be in place over the weekend. This work is part of NYC Transit's ongoing $10 billion Capital Rebuilding Program aimed at upgrading and maintaining our tracks, stations and signal systems in order to continue to provide our customers with safe and reliable service.

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From 12:01 a.m. to 8 a.m. Sunday, July 27 and from 12:01 a.m. to 5 a.m. Monday, July 28, uptown 1 trains skip 103rd, 110th, 116th, and 125th Sts. due to roadbed replacement work.

Press Release
July 24, 2008
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Service Enhancements on 3 Line

Changes Made to Meet Ridership Growth in Harlem

MTA NYC Transit announced an increase in 3 line service during evenings and weekends beginning Sunday, July 27th. The service change is being made to meet changing ridership patterns and to better meet the needs of the Harlem community.

Press Release
July 24, 2008
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Service Adjustments on BMW Lines

Results of recent analysis show that subway ridership growth has resulted in several routes operating with loads that exceed the MTA's loading guidelines at certain times. To bring subway loads within the guidelines, MTA NYC Transit is making service adjustments to the B M and W lines.

Press Release
July 17, 2008
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Service Advisory Weekend Subway Changes Affecting Service On The 16ACEFGNR

Because of capital construction work on the NYC Transit subway system, the following changes will be in place over the weekend. This work is part of NYC Transit's ongoing $10 billion Capital Rebuilding Program aimed at upgrading and maintaining our tracks, stations and signal systems in order to continue to provide our customers with safe and reliable service.

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Press Release
July 17, 2008
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New York Liberty Game at Arthur Ashe Stadium

MTA NYC Transit Can Take You There

The New York Liberty of the WNBA will be playing the first ever outdoor professional basketball game at Arthur Ashe Stadium-USTA National Tennis Center on Saturday, July 19 at 7:30 p.m. The event will be preceded by a fan festival and will be followed by a Menudo concert.

Press Release
July 16, 2008
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MTA NYC Transit Opens New Stairway at 59th Street-Columbus Circle Station
Press Release
July 16, 2008
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1 Line Weekend Service Disruption Between 137th and 215th Streets

Free Shuttle Buses Replace Train Service July 19-21

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