Queens

Queens A Station To Close For 4 Months

Earlier this afternoon, MTA NYC Transit announced that the Queens-bound Rockaway Blvd station will close for 4 months due to station renewal. Here are the details: Beginning 5:00 a.m., Monday, February 9 until May 2015, MTA New York City Transit will close the Queens-bound Rockaway Blvd station, as part of an ongoing $39 million capital […]


MTA Report Exposes F Train Derailment Cause

Back in the beginning of May, the biggest transit story was the Brooklyn-bound train that derailed in Queens. 7 months after the derailment, the MTA issued a report this past Friday exposing the cause of the derailment which turned out to be unrepaired track defaults. Here is the official press release I received which I […]


FASTRACK Returns To Queens Blvd

FASTRACK is coming back to Queens Blvd & will effect service on the , , & . Here are the complete details: On Monday, November 3, MTA New York City Transit’s FASTRACK program returns to the EFMR lines in Manhattan and Queens. From 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., for four consecutive weeknights from Monday, November […]


Woman Killed By MTA Bus In Queens

Late Wednesday night, a 55 year old woman was struck & killed by a Q47 bus at the intersection of Astoria Blvd & 80th St. Alison Fox of AMNY has more: A 55-year-old woman was hit and killed by an MTA bus in Queens late Wednesday night, police said. The woman, Melania Ward, was crossing […]


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 […]