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Press Release
November 27, 2013
IMMEDIATE
FASTRACK Comes to the F line
No F Service Between West 4th Street and Jay Street-MetroTech

MTA New York City Transit brings FASTRACK to the F Subway Line Icon line in lower Manhattan and downtown Brooklyn.  F Subway Line Icon trains will be rerouted via the A Subway Line Icon line in both directions between West 4th Street and Jay Street-MetroTech from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for four consecutive weeknights from Monday, December 2 to early Friday morning, December 6.  There will be no F Subway Line Icon train service at Broadway-Lafayette Street, 2nd Avenue, Delancey Street, East Broadway and York Street.  Free shuttle buses, D Subway Line Icon and J Subway Line Icon trains provide alternate service.

Travel Alternatives in Manhattan:

Buses operate between Broadway-Lafayette Street and East Broadway, making station stops at 2nd Avenue and Delancey Street.  Customers may use the D Subway Line Icon to connect with shuttle buses at Broadway-Lafayette Street.  They may also transfer between D Subway Line Icon and F Subway Line Icon trains at West 4th Street.  At Fulton Street, transfers are available to the 4 Subway Line Icon and the J Subway Line Icon

Travel Alternatives in Brooklyn:

Free shuttle buses operate between York Street and Jay Street-MetroTech.  Customers may transfer between free shuttle buses and F Subway Line Icon trains at Jay Street-MetroTech.  York Street customers may also use the High Street A Subway Line Icon station.       

Alternative transportation options will be detailed in announcements and posters on trains, in stations and on selected buses; brochures will be available in both English and Spanish.  Information on this FASTRACK is available online.