LIRR Christmas 2018 Service Plan

Here is the Christmas 2018 LIRR service plan that the MTA asked me to share with my readers: MTA Long Island Rail Road is adding 13 trains from Penn Station to its regular eastbound afternoon schedule on Friday, Dec. 21, and again on Monday, Dec. 24, to accommodate the large number of customers leaving work […]

LIRR Thanksgiving 2018 Service Info

Here is the official Thanksgiving 2018 service plan information for the MTA Long Island Rail Road: MTA Long Island Rail Road is giving thanks to our customers this Thanksgiving with additional train service along with off-peak ticket pricing this extended holiday weekend, from November 22-25, 2018. Starting Thanksgiving Eve, Wednesday, November 21: one dozen extra […]

LIRR Angers Some Bellerose Residents

Some residents that reside on a block in Bellerose Queens are upset at the LIRR for chopping down trees on transit property behind their homes. The residents are especially miffed as they feel it not only takes away their barrier to the noise & wind, it also devalues their properties. Cristian Benavides of Pix 11 […]

LIRR Opens 3 Renewed Station Buildings

Earlier today, the MTA Long Island Rail Road announced that it will be opening 3 renewed station buildings. The buildings will be located at the Brentwood, Deer ParkĀ  & Northport stations. Here are more details via the press release the agency sent me: Metropolitan Transportation Authority and Long Island Rail Road officials today announced the […]

LIRR Reopens Rebuilt Flushing Station

Earlier today, the MTA Long Island Rail Road held a ceremony to honor the opening of the rebuilt Flushing-Main Street station on the LIRR’s Port Washington line. Here is more about the reopening via the press release the agency sent me: MTA Long Island Rail Road President Phil Eng today joined Queens elected officials, advocates […]