MTA Press Releases

Press Release
January 4, 2008
IMMEDIATE
Service Advisory Weekend Subway Changes Affecting Service On The 1237ACDFGNQRW

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, January 5 to 5 a.m. Monday, January 7, 1 trains skip 28th, 23rd, and 18th Streets in both directions due to Part Authority work on the WTC site at Cortland Street.

1

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, January 5 to 5 a.m. Monday, January 7, there are no 1 trains between 14th Street and South Ferry due to Part Authority work on the WTC site at Cortland Street. Customers may take the 2 or 3 between 14th Street and Chambers Streets. There is a free shuttle bus available between Chambers Street and South Ferry.

23

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, January 5 to 5 a.m. Monday, January 7, 23 trains run local between 96th Street and Chambers Street due to Part Authority work on the WTC site at Cortland Street, roadbed reconstruction at 59th Street and station rehab work at 96th Street.

7

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, January 5 to 5 a.m. Monday, January 7, Flushing-bound 7 trains skip 69th, 74th, 82nd, 90th, 103rd and 111th Streets due to preparatory work for the installation of the 74th Street interlocking.

AC

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, January 5 to 5 a.m. Monday, January 7, Manhattan-bound AC trains run express from Utica Avenue to Hoyt-Schermerhorn Sts due to ventilation work at Lafayette Avenue.

C

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, January 5 to 5 a.m. Monday, January 7, downtown C trains run express from 145th Street to Canal Street due to station rehab work at 47th -50th Street.

D

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, January 5 to 5 a.m. Monday, January 7, downtown D trains run on the A from 59th to West 4th Streets due to station rehab work at 47th -50th Street.

D

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, January 5 to 5 a.m. Monday, January 7, D trains run in two sections due to station rehab work at 47th -50th Street:

- Between 205th Street and Broadway-Lafayette Street and

- Between Broadway-Lafayette Street and Coney Island -Stillwell Avenue

F

From 11 p.m. Friday, January 4 to 5 a.m. Monday, January 7, Coney Island-bound F trains skip 4th Avenue, 15th Street-Prospect Park, and Ft. Hamilton Parkway due to roadbed reconstruction at 7th Avenue.

F

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, January 5 to 5 a.m. Monday, January 7, Manhattan-bound F trains run on the V line from Roosevelt Avenue to 47th-50th Sts. due to 63rd Street tunnel work.

G

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, January 5 to 5 a.m. Monday, January 7, there are no G trains between Forest Hills-71 Avenue and Court Square. G trains run every 20 minutes between Court Square and Smith-9th Sts. due to Crosstown tunnel work. Customers may take the E or R instead.

NR

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, January 5 to 5 a.m. Monday, January 7, Brooklyn-bound NR trains are rerouted over the Manhattan Bridge from Canal Street to DeKalb Avenue due to structural rehabilitation work between Whitehall Street and Canal Street and Montague tunnel work.

Q

From 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, January 5 and Sunday, January 6, Manhattan-bound Q trains run express from Kings Highway to Prospect Park due to rail replacement.

NR

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.