MTA Press Releases

Press Release
August 17, 2018
IMMEDIATE
Metro-North Crews Make Improvements to Moodna Viaduct
Buses to Substitute for Trains Between Port Jervis and Harriman from Late Friday Evening, August 17, Through Early Evening Sunday, August 19

MTA Metro-North Railroad advises customers that crews will be in out in force this weekend replacing ties on the Moodna Viaduct, east of the Salisbury Mills station. The Moodna Viaduct has 2,300 individual bridge timbers, and this weekend’s work marks the beginning of this significant tie replacement project.

To accommodate this infrastructure improvement, buses will substitute for trains between Port Jervis and Harriman from 11:30 p.m. on Friday, August 17, and continuing until 7 p.m. on Sunday, August 19.

Service details are below:

Inbound: to Hoboken
On Saturday, August 18, and Sunday, August 19, buses will substitute for all trains operating between Port Jervis and Harriman. Customers may connect with train service to Hoboken at Harriman.

Customers traveling from Salisbury Mills will be bused to Ramsey-Rt. 17, where they can connect with train service to Hoboken.

Buses will follow train schedules and make all scheduled stops to Harriman.

Outbound: to Port Jervis:
On Friday, August 17, buses will substitute for the 11:30 p.m. and 2:09 a.m. trains from Harriman.

On Saturday, August 18, buses will substitute for all trains operating between Harriman and Port Jervis.

On Sunday, August 19, buses will substitute for the 10:28 a.m., 12:28 p.m., 2:44 p.m. and 5:11 p.m. trains from Harriman to Port Jervis. Train service resumes with the 7:20 p.m. train from Harriman to Port Jervis.

Buses will follow train schedules and make all regularly scheduled stops to Port Jervis.

For additional service information, customers may visit:
http://www.njtransit.com/hp/hp_servlet.srv?hdnPageAction=HomePageTo

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