Grade Crossings

School Street Grade Crossing Elimination 11-13-20

Lt. Governor Kathy Holchul and MTA C&D President Janno Lieber Open School Street Grade Crossing

By | School Street Grade Crossing

Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul, MTA Construction & Development President Janno Lieber and local elected officials today opened the new School Street underpass in the Village of Westbury and Hamlet of New Cassel. The undergrade crossing separates it from the Long Island Rail Road Main Line. It’s the fifth railroad crossing…

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School Street Grade Crossing Elimination 10-04-20

LIRR Expansion Project Hits Halfway Point Ahead of Schedule and Under Budget

By | Floral Park Station, Glen Cove Bridge, Meadowbrook Parkway Bridge, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, School Street Grade Crossing

With four of eight railroad crossings eliminated and six of seven bridges replaced or upgraded, among other accomplishments, MTA Construction & Development has reached the half way point for construction of the LIRR Expansion Project, ahead of schedule and under budget. The project, one of the largest transportation infrastructure projects…

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Sound wall with trees 08-14-20

Not Just Construction: LIRR Expansion Project Brings Quality of Life Improvements

By | LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, School Street Grade Crossing, Urban Avenue Grade Crossing

MTA Construction & Development’s LIRR Expansion Project will undoubtedly make riding the rails better by reducing train delays and enabling true bi-directional service during peak hours with a more reliable rail network. But all these upgrades and new infrastructure also goes a long way to improve quality of life in…

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