MTA Press Releases

Press Release
December 27, 2007
IMMEDIATE
Service Advisory Weekend Subway Changes Affecting Service On The 67EFGDNRW

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.

6
From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 29 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 31, Manhattan-bound 6 run express from Hunts Point Avenue to 3rd Avenue due to communication equipment between 3rd Avenue and 125th Street.

6
From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 29 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 31, 6 trains run in two sections due to communication equipment between 3rd Avenue and 125th Street:

  • Between Pelham Bay Park and 125th Street and
  • Between 125th Street and Brooklyn Bridge

7
From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 29 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 31, Manhattan-bound 7 trains skip 111th, 103rd, 90th, 82nd, 74th, and 69th Streets due to preparatory work for 74th Street interlocking.

ER
From 12:01 a.m. to midnight, Saturday, December 29, Queens-bound E trains run express from Roosevelt Avenue to Queens Plaza due to track equipment delivery between Roosevelt Avenue to Forest Hills-71st Street and Manhattan-bound ER trains run express from Roosevelt Avenue to Queens Plaza due to electrical work between Roosevelt Avenue and 36th Street (Queens).

F
From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 29 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 31, Manhattan-bound F trains run on the V line from Roosevelt Avenue to 47th-50th Streets due to electrical work between 36th Street and 57th Street-7th Avenue and Coney Island-bound F trains skip 4 Avenue,. 15th Street-Prospect Park and Ft. Hamilton Parkway due to a track chip-out between 4th Avenue and Church Avenue.

G
From 8:30 a.m. Friday, December 28 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 31, there are no G trains between Forest Hills-71st Avenue and Court Square due to electrical work between Prince Street and DeKalb Avenue.

N
From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 29 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 31, Manhattan-bound N trains run on the D line from Stillwell Avenue to 36th Street (Brooklyn) due to track panel work between 59th Street and 86th Street stations.

N
From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, December 29 to 5 a.m. Monday, December 31, Brooklyn-bound N trains are rerouted over the Manhattan Bridge from Canal Street to DeKalb Avenue due to electrical work between Prince Street and DeKalb Avenue.

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.