Urban Avenue Grade Crossing

Urban Avenue Grade Crossing Elimination - 02-13-19

Construction is Underway at Urban Avenue Grade Crossing Elimination

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

Construction is underway at the Urban Avenue grade crossing elimination project. The road remains open to traffic and pedestrians as piles are being driven to support the excavation of what will become the Urban Avenue underpass. The excavation will be followed by the construction of a bridge that will take…

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New Cassel canvassing 02-05-19

Knock-Knock: LIRR Expansion Project Ambassadors Canvass Door-to-Door in New Cassel

By | Urban Avenue Grade Crossing

LIRR Expansion Project Design-Build Contractor 3rd Track Constructors’ (3TC) community ambassadors to North Hempstead, Seth Sylvan and Gary Lewi, visited New Cassel residents door-to-door to inform them of upcoming construction activities, including the elimination of the Urban Avenue grade crossing. Door-to-door canvassing in North Hempstead is part of the Expansion…

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Dryden St School - 01-30-19

LIRR Expansion Project Team Meets with Dryden Street School and St. Joseph’s College Pre-K Program in New Cassel

By | LIRR Expansion Project, New Cassel Substation, School Street Grade Crossing, Urban Avenue Grade Crossing, Westbury North Parking Structure, Westbury South Parking Structure and LIRR Lot Development, Westbury Station, Westbury Substation

As part of proactive community engagement, the LIRR Expansion Project team met with the Principal, Gloria Dingwall, Assistant Principal and head custodian of the Dryden Street School in New Cassel, and with representatives from St. Joseph’s College Pre-K program to discuss upcoming construction work near the school.  The Westbury Station…

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