LIRR

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 […]


Comptroller Wants MTA To Lower NYC Fares

If you ride the MTA Long Island Rail Road or Metro North between stops within the 5 boroughs, you know how expensive the ride can be. Fares can go up to over $10 during rush hour. However NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer wants to see those high prices come to an end as he is calling […]


LIRR July 4th 2018 Service Plan Info

Here is the MTA Long Island Rail Road service plan for the upcoming July 4th holiday: The Long Island Rail Road is helping customers get a head start celebrating the Fourth of July by adding eight extra trains from Penn Station on Tuesday, July 3. Information about the extra trains will be available in timetables […]


Woman Fatally Struck By LIRR Train

Shortly after midnight today, a 37 year old woman, whose identity has not been revealed, was fatally struck by an east bound train just west of the Speonk train station. Based on the initial pictures I have seen online, it does not look like a car was involved in the accident. The first thing this […]