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Governor Cuomo Announces Completion of Historic LIRR Double Track More Than a Year Ahead of Schedule

By | Brentwood Station, Deer Park Station, Double Track, Farmingdale Station, Ronkonkoma Station, Wyandanch Station

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the completion of the Long Island Rail Road Double Track more than a year ahead of schedule. This historic project adds a second 13-mile track between Farmingdale and Ronkonkoma — a segment of the LIRR that carries 48,000 riders every weekday — and will…

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3TC Continues Noise Monitoring Along the LIRR Expansion Project

By | Carle Place Station, Floral Park Station, Hicksville Station, LIRR Expansion Project, Merillon Avenue Station, Mineola Station, New Hyde Park Station, Project Update, Westbury Station

As part of its commitment to protect the communities along the LIRR Expansion Project, 3rd Track Constructors (3TC, the project’s design-builder) continues to gather baseline data to monitor noise levels at project locations. 3TC is doing everything it can to make sure its work has the least impact possible on…

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New Hyde Park Street Fair 09-15-2018

3TC Ambassadors and MTA/LIRR Attend New Hyde Park Street Fair

By | LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Road Surface Lot, New Hyde Park Station, New Hyde Park Substation, Project Update

On Saturday, September 15th, 3TC’s Community Ambassadors and a representative from the MTA/LIRR Project Management Team staffed an information table at the 23rd New Hyde Park Street Fair in downtown New Hyde Park. The ambassadors handed out project newsletters and answered questions during the street fair. 3TC ambassadors are regularly…

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New Hyde Park Update 09-13-2018

3TC and LIRR Provide LIRR Expansion Project Update in New Hyde Park

By | LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Road Surface Lot, New Hyde Park Station, New Hyde Park Substation

The Village of New Hyde Park hosted a public meeting about its vision for the village’s future and the LIRR Expansion project. Representatives from 3TC and MTA/LIRR updated residents about current and upcoming Expansion Project activities, including ongoing station improvements and related issues such as traffic detours, air quality and…

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3TC Provides LIRR Expansion Project Update to Floral Park Chamber of Commerce

By | Floral Park Parking Re-Surfacing, Floral Park Station, Floral Park Substation, LIRR Expansion Project

On the evening of September 6th, representatives from the MTA Capital Construction & LIRR Project Management Team and contractor 3TC provided a project update to the Floral Park Chamber of Commerce to address questions and concerns. This is part of ongoing outreach efforts to meet consistently and frequently with local…

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East Side Access Progress Snapshot: New LIRR Terminal High-Rise Escalator Installation under 47th Street

By | East Side Access, Project Update

East Side Access contractor Schindler Elevator Corporation continues to install escalators between the future Long Island Rail Road passenger concourse and the terminal, which has a total of four passenger escalator wellways and 17 high-rise escalators. Each escalator wellway aligns to a cross street above the concourse at 45th, 46th,…

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