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Press Release
January 17, 2014
IMMEDIATE
MTA Service for Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) services will operate on special schedules in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 20. Details are below.
New York City Subway, Buses and Staten Island Railway
On Monday, January 20, 2014, the New York City Subway and Staten Island Railway will operate a regular weekday schedule.
New York City buses will operate on a weekday schedule with minor timing changes except for Staten Island, where Limited Stop routes S81, S84, S86, S90, S91, S92, S94, S96 and S98 will not operate. Weekday local service will operate along those routes. Limited stop routes S89 and S93 will operate on weekday schedules with minor timing changes. All Staten Island, Brooklyn and Queens “X” express routes will operate on weekday schedules with minor timing changes.  
For live wait times on the 123456L and S 42nd Street Shuttle, use MTA Subway Time™ for iPhone or desktop, or other apps that provide MTA data on wait times on these lines. For the real-time position of buses on all bus routes in Manhattan, the Bronx, Staten Island, the B61 and B63, visit the MTA’s Bus Time website at http://bustime.mta.info/.  Similar information will be made available in the near future for bus routes in Brooklyn and Queens.
Long Island Rail Road
LIRR will operate on a holiday schedule with 32 extra trains to and from Penn Station. Off peak fares will be in effect all day. Because it is a Holiday Schedule, there will be no service on the West Hempstead Branch and no service between Ronkonkoma and Greenport.
For details, please see the attached press release from the Long Island Rail Road.
Metro-North Railroad
Metro-North Railroad will operate on a Saturday schedule with 36 additional trains as indicated in the current Harlem, Hudson and New Haven Line timetables. Off peak fares apply all day.
For details, please see the attached press release from Metro-North Railroad.