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Metro North To Upgrade Harlem River Bridge

Harlem River Bridge; photo courtesy of the MTA. Just a short time ago, the MTA Metro-North Railroad announced it will be upgrading the Harlem River Bridge. Here are the details: Starting September 15, the Harlem River Lift Bridge will not open for boats for six months while workers replace 60-year-old cables that lift the bridge […]


Two Bx 6 Line Stations Close For 7 Months

Riders at the Buhre Ave & Zerega Ave stations will have to make alternate travel plans as their stations will be closed for 7 months due to station renewals. Here is a bit more: MTA New York City Transit will close the Zerega Av and Buhre Av stations on the 6 line, as part of […]


2 Bronx 6 Line Stations Reopen

This past Sunday, riders at 2 popular line stations in the Bronx were happy as the Castle Hill Av & Middletown Rd stations reopened after being closed for 7 months due to a station renewal project. Here is more about it: NYC Transit President Carmen Bianco, joined by MTA Vice Chairman Fernando Ferrer, MTA officials […]


2 Qns-Bound A Stations Close For 3 Months

Riders at the Queens-bound 88th St & 104th St stations need to be prepared for their stations to be closed for 3 months due to renewals. Here are the details: MTA New York City Transit announces the beginning of a major $39 million capital project at five stations along the A line on Liberty Avenue […]


LIRR Long Beach Restoration Project

Over the weekend, the MTA Long Island Rail Road announced a $120M restoration project to the Long Beach line to help fortify it from the type of damage it received from Hurricane Sandy. Here is more: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the Long Island Rail Road today announced the start of a $120 million construction […]