Archive for September, 2015

LIRR Anticipates Normal PM Rush Service

After the horror show that was LIRR service this morning, the agency just announced it anticipates normal PM rush service but with some possible delays. Here is more via the press release I received: The Long Island Rail Road anticipates operating on a normal schedule for this evening’s rush hour. LIRR electrical engineers have been […]

New LIRR Timetables Start Sept 8

The MTA Long Island Railroad (LIRR) has announced that new timetables will start on September 8th. Here are more details: Long Island Rail Road timetables will change on Tuesday, September 8, bringing better service and some temporary schedule adjustments related to track work. The timetables also allow for the railroad to run special trains to […]

34th St-Hudson Yards Station Opens Sept 13

Transit buffs circle September 13th on your calendar as this is the day the 34th Street-Hudson Yards station will open. I will try my best to make it out to the ribbon cutting ceremony depending on my schedule. xoxo Transit Blogger

NYC Transit Introduces Bike Racks

MTA NYC Transit is finally joining the biking evolution by introducing bike racks. The initial roll out will occur on two Staten Island bus routes. Here are more details: Starting on Sunday, September 6, MTA New York City Transit will add bicycle racks on two Staten Island bus routes, the first time that such equipment […]