The Long Island Rail Road has sent out a press release to announce to customers that its waiting room in Penn Station will be closed this weekend. The closure is due to work on restroom renovations. Here are the complete details:
The Penn Station customer waiting room will be closed this coming weekend from 3 AM, Saturday, November 1 through 5 AM, Monday, November 3 as work is done related to the renovation of the nearby customer restrooms. A temporary customer waiting/seating area will be located in the Connecting Concourse. Both the men’s and women’s
rest rooms will be open during this phase of the work.
The $5 million restroom renovation project includes doubling the size of the women’s room, installation of new heating and ventilation systems along with new walls, floors, ceilings, lighting and plumbing fixtures in both restrooms. Work is expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2009.
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