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Plainfield Avenue Bridge

Nassau Blvd Bridge 01-10-19

Nassau Blvd. Bridge Strike Underlines Need for Bridge Replacements Underway

By | Cherry Lane Bridge, Glen Cove Bridge, LIRR Expansion Project, Meadowbrook Parkway Bridge, Nassau Boulevard Bridge, Plainfield Avenue Bridge, Post Avenue Bridge, South Tyson Avenue Bridge, Tanners Pond/Denton Avenue Bridge

A bridge strike to the Nassau Boulevard Bridge in the Village of Garden City on January 9th caused delays for both drivers travelling underneath the bridge and for LIRR passengers. Bridge strikes result in train delays, as LIRR crews determine the bridge’s safety and structural integrity before restoring service. Since…

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Floral Park North End Civic Association 12-20-18

LIRR Expansion Project Team Meets with Floral Park North End Civic Association

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, Floral Park Parking Re-Surfacing, Floral Park Station, Floral Park Substation, LIRR Expansion Project, Plainfield Avenue Bridge, Project Update, South Tyson Avenue Bridge

As part of its ongoing outreach to businesses and residents in LIRR Expansion Project communities, on December 20th project team members met with members of the Floral Park North End Civic Association to discuss ongoing project activities and upcoming construction work. The LIRR Expansion Project Team is committed to making…

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Glen Cove Road Bridge 12-18-18

Replacements and Modifications of Seven Rail Bridges Will Alleviate Bridge Strikes and Reduce Delays

By | Cherry Lane Bridge, Glen Cove Bridge, LIRR Expansion Project, Meadowbrook Parkway Bridge, Nassau Boulevard Bridge, Plainfield Avenue Bridge, South Tyson Avenue Bridge, Tanners Pond/Denton Avenue Bridge

On Monday, December 17, 2018, a vehicle struck the Glen Cove Road Bridge near the Carle Place Station, while a week earlier, on the 10th, a truck hit the Nassau Boulevard Bridge near the Merillon Avenue Station in Garden City. These accidents caused delays for LIRR passengers on the Ronkonkoma,…

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Floral Park Pool 12-04-18

LIRR Expansion Project Team Tours Floral Park Pool and Recreational Center

By | Floral Park Parking Re-Surfacing, Floral Park Station, Plainfield Avenue Bridge, South Tyson Avenue Bridge

On December 4th, as part of its ongoing collaboration with Expansion Project communities, the LIRR Expansion Project team toured the Floral Park Pool and Recreational Center to coordinate upcoming construction activities with Village officials and to discuss how to avoid any adverse effects on the Recreation Center. The LIRR Expansion…

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