Archive for August, 2009

LIRR To Run Extra Trains For Start Of Labor Day Weekend

Just a short time ago, MTA Long Island Railroad (LIRR) announced it will run extra trains for the start of the upcoming Labor Day Weekend. Here are the complete details courtesy of the press release sent out: The MTA Long Island Rail Road will be providing additional service for customers getting an early start on […]

7 Train Service To The 2009 U.S. Open

Just a short time ago, MTA New York City Transit sent out a press release via e-mail to talk about plans for train service to & from the 2009 U.S. Open. Here are the complete details: The fastest and most convenient way to and from the 2009 US Tennis Open is by taking the 7 […]

181st Street Station Reopens

I apologize for not getting this up last night. I ran into some server issues which I will continue to address. Anyhow, I wanted to post a quick notice which MTA New York City Transit sent out to a number of last night. The notice was about the reopening of the 181st Street station to […]

Train Crew Disciplined

Late last month, some troubling allegations were directed towards a motorman & conductor on the . The two employees allegedly allowed a child into their respective cabs. After an investigation, the two have been disciplined via an arbitrator’s decision. Here are the complete details courtesy of a press release just sent out by MTA New […]

Service Advisory For Michael Jackson Celebration

Tomorrow afternoon, Spike Lee will be hosting a special celebration honoring the birthday of the recently deceased “King of Pop” Michael Jackson. In light of this event, MTA New York City Transit has issued a service advisory: On Saturday, August 29 from 12 noon to 5 p.m., Prospect Park’s Nethermead Field will be the site […]