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Floral Park Station 06-16-21

MTA Announces Opening of Three New Elevators at LIRR Floral Park Station

By | Floral Park Station, Project Update

On June 16th, MTA Construction & Development opened three new elevators at the Floral Park station. The elevators provide access from street level to platform level, making the station fully accessible to all customers. The station enhancements are part of the LIRR Expansion Project and MTA’s ongoing commitment to accessibility…

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Drop Table - Open - Morris Park 11-20-20

Major Construction Complete on Two LIRR Facilities

By | Mid-Suffolk Train Storage Yard, Morris Park Diesel Locomotive Shop, Project Update

MTA Construction & Development and the LIRR have completed major construction on two vital LIRR facilities – the Morris Park Diesel Locomotive Shop in Queens and the Mid-Suffolk Electric Yard in Ronkonkoma, Long Island. Part of the multi-billion dollar LIRR Enhancement that includes the LIRR Expansion Project, the Morris Park…

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School Street 07-07-20

Class is in Session at School Street as Heavy Construction Underway to Eliminate LIRR Grade Crossing

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Project Update, School Street Grade Crossing

Coming off a highly successful weekend bridge replacement at Glen Cove Road, MTA C&D, LIRR and 3rd Track Constructors (3TC) began heavy construction at School Street to eliminate the grade crossing there. The crossing – located on the Main Line at the Westbury/New Cassel border –is the fourth of eight…

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This Weekend: Critical Substation Modernization Work in Freeport; No Rail Service between Babylon and Rockville Centre

By | Meadowbrook Substation, Project Update

Meadowbrook Substation, Freeport On the weekend of February 29 – March 1, there will be no train service between Babylon and Rockville Centre as LIRR forces perform critical work on the Meadowbrook Substation in Freeport and the new Massapequa Pocket Track.  Buses will substitute for trains between Babylon and Rockville…

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East End Gateway and LIRR Concourse 01-28-20

More Space for Passengers In LIRR Penn Station Concourse

By | New 33rd Street Corridor at Penn Station, Project Update

Construction on the East End Gateway in Penn Station has advanced significantly, as the passageway in the former Duane Reade space between the 34th Street entrance and the LIRR main concourse opened, providing increased pedestrian flow and track accessibility. Ticketing machines were installed in the space to allow travelers to…

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