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Covert Avenue Grade Crossing

Covert Avenue Grade Crossing Elimination - 08-26-19

Watch It Now: Timelapse Video of Successful Roll-In of Covert Avenue Bridge and Underpass Structure in New Hyde Park

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing

Over a single weekend, August 24-25, crews from LIRR and 3rd Track Constructors worked around the clock to successfully “push” into place the new bridge and underpass structure for Covert Avenue in the Village of New Hyde Park as part of the LIRR Expansion Project Floral Park to Hicksville. You…

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Covert Ave Community Engagement 08-24-25-19

Expansion Project Community Outreach Team Gives New Hyde Park Residents Up-Close Look at Covert Avenue Bridge Roll-in

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project, Project Update

On a ‘roll’: This past weekend, LIRR and 3TC contractors completed yet another milestone toward the LIRR Expansion Project, this time at the Covert Avenue railroad crossing in New Hyde Park. Over the weekend, 3TC Community Ambassadors and LIRR Expansion Project Team members from various disciplines engaged residents and onlookers,…

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Covert Avenue Canvassing - 08-19-20

3TC Community Ambassadors Engage Floral Park and New Hyde Park Ahead of August 23-25 Work at Covert Avenue Grade Crossing

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project

In recent weeks, Camille Koorey and Judy White, LIRR Expansion Project Community Ambassadors have been meeting with the New Hyde Park community and discussing the upcoming major weekend work at Covert Avenue, which will eliminate the railroad crossing there. Beginning late evening on Friday, August 23 and concluding in the…

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Covert Avenue Grade Crossing Elimination - 08-07-19

New LIRR Bridge and Underpass Tunnel to Be Rolled in at the Covert Avenue Grade Crossing in New Hyde Park on August 24-25, A Major Grade Crossing Elimination Milestone

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project

 A new LIRR Bridge and underpass tunnel will be pushed into place at the Covert Avenue Grade Crossing Elimination project in New Hyde Park over the course of a single weekend, August 24-25, during a double track outage. The entire massive new train bridge and tunnel structure is being…

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New Hyde Park Road GCE - 08-5-19

Temporary Parking Lot Now Open at New Hyde Park

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Road Surface Lot

The LIRR and 3TC project team continuously take steps to minimize construction impacts on railroad customers and neighboring residents. LIRR customers can now park in a temporary parking lot completed last week, an effort by the team to provide as much parking space as possible, while some spots are unavailable…

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Covert Avenue GCE - 07-31-19

Covert Avenue Grade Crossing Elimination Nears Completion; New LIRR Bridge and Underpass Tunnel Ready for August 24-25 Roll-In

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing

Construction on the new bridge that will eliminate the Covert Avenue grade crossing in New Hyde Park is nearing completion in advance of the bridge installation, set to take place over a single weekend August 24-25. The entire massive new train bridge and tunnel structure is being constructed adjacent to…

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LIRR Expansion Project Coordinates with Local Officials for Stewart Manor July 4th Parade

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project, Stewart Manor Station

The LIRR and Design-Build Contractor 3rd Track Constructors (3TC) collaborated with the Village of Stewart Manor, the Stewart Manor Fire Department and Nassau County officials to ensure the traffic detour at the Covert Avenue Grade Crossing was seamlessly integrated into the Stewart Manor July 4th Parade route. The Stewart Manor…

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Temporary Firehouse at NHP Grade Crossing Elimination - 06-25-19

Fire and Rescue Vehicles Now Stationed in Temporary Firehouse at S. 12th Street in New Hyde Park

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Station

Fire and rescue vehicles are now stationed at the temporary firehouse on the south side of the Main Line on S. 12th Street in New Hyde Park. With the ongoing elimination of the Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, the LIRR Expansion Project has provided the temporary firehouse to provide easier access…

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