Archive for July, 2012

Service Diversions 07-30-12

I have just updated the Service Diversions by removing all of the work that wrapped up a short time ago. The latest work for the week is front & center. As always if I see anything interesting or noteworthy, I will tweet about it so follow @TransitBlogger which you can easily do by clicking the […]

Service Diversions 07-27-12

Get an early start to planning your weekend travels as I have just updated the Service Diversions. As always, if I hear/see anything interesting or just have a comment/complaint (mainly about how crappy the LIRR is!), I will tweet about it so follow @TransitBlogger & tell all your friends to do the same. I’d highly […]

NYC Transit Service Enhancement Info

Now for the final entry, here is the NYC Transit service enhancement info via its official press release: MTA New York City Transit announced today that it is adding and extending service on dozens of bus routes throughout the city and making the line extension to Church Avenue in Brooklyn permanent. As ridership continues to […]

LIRR Service Enhancement Info

Now here is the scheduled service enhancements for the LIRR via its press release: The MTA Long Island Rail Road announced today investment in a series of service enhancements to be phased in starting November 2012. The enhancements will provide increased service during off-peak periods on the Ronkonkoma Branch, the addition of rush hour trains […]

Metro-North To Add 230 New Trains A Week

As part of the MTA’s $29 million in service enhancements, the Metro-North Railroad will be adding 230 new trains a week. Here are complete details via the official press release: MTA Metro-North Railroad today announced plans to add 230 trains a week, 220 east of Hudson and 10 west of Hudson, in the largest service […]