MTA Press Releases

Press Release
November 29, 2007
IMMEDIATE
Service Advisory Weekend Subway Changes Affecting Service On The 12345ACDJRW

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.

1

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 1 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 3, there is no 1 train service between 14th Street and South Ferry due to work at Cortlandt Street station. Customers may take the 2 or 3 between 14th Street and Chambers Street. Free shuttle buses run between Chambers Street and South Ferry.

1

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 1 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 3, 1 trains skip 28th, 23rd, and 18th Streets in both directions due to work at Cortlandt Street station.

1

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 1 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 3, downtown 1 trains skip 66th, 59th, and 50th Streets due to conduit work and lighting installation at 59th Street-Columbus Circle.

23

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 1 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 3, 23 trains run local between 96th and Chambers Street due to work at Cortlandt Street station.

23

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 1 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 3, downtown 23 trains skip 66th, 59th, and 50th Streets due to conduit work and lighting installation at 59th Street-Columbus Circle.

4

From 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, December 1 and Sunday, December 2, Bronx-bound 4 trains skip 183rd Street, Fordham Road, Kingsbridge Road and Bedford Park Blvd. due to cable work north of Bedford Park Blvd.

5

From 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, December 1 and Sunday, December 2, there are no 5 trains between 149th and East 180th Streets due to switch repair north of East 180th Street.

A

From 11 p.m. Friday, November 30 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 3 (and the following weekend Dec 7-10), shuttle buses replace A trains between Beach 90th Street and Far Rockaway due to track panel installation north of Far Rockaway-Mott Avenue.

C

From 12:01 p.m. Saturday, December 1 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 3, downtown C trains run express from 145th Street to Canal Street due to platform and elevator work at 59th Street-Columbus Circle.

D

From 11 p.m., Friday, November 30 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 3, Bronx-bound D trains run express from 145th Street to Fordham Road due to track chip-out north of 145th Street station.

D

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 1 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 3, downtown D trains run on the A line from 59th Street to West 4th Street due to platform and elevator work at 59th Street-Columbus Circle.

D

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 1 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 3, D trains run in two sections due to platform and elevator work at 59th Street-Columbus Circle:
- Between 205th Street and Broadway-Lafayette Street and
- Between Broadway-Lafayette Street and Stillwell Avenue

D

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 1 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 3, Manhattan-bound D trains run on the N from Stillwell Avenue to 36th Street due to track panel work between Bay 50th Street and 9th Avenue stations.

J

From 12:01 p.m. Saturday, December 1 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 3, shuttle buses replace J trains between 111th Street and Jamaica-Van Wyck E station due to track cable work between Jamaica Center-Parsons/Archer and 121st Street stations.

RW

The Cortlandt Street Station is closed until further notice while the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey continues to build on the WTC site.

Customers who rely on these lines should allow for additional travel time. For further information, customers should consult the Weekend Service Change notices posted in subway stations or call #3333 from any subway station telephone. Customers may also call NYC Transit's Travel Information Center at 718 330 1234 or log on at www.mta.info.