Infrastructure Improvements

LIRR Expansion Team Discusses Project with Mineola Middle School Sixth-Graders

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Main Street Grade Crossing, Mineola Station, Mineola Substation, Willis Avenue Grade Crossing

On April 8th, Members of the LIRR Expansion Project team joined sixth grade students at Mineola Middle School to discuss the project and discuss the many different Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) – related careers of members of the team. The ongoing STEM Competition open to middle and high…

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Carle Place Fire Department - 04-11-19

LIRR Expansion Project Team Discusses Cherry Lane Bridge Replacement with Nassau County Legislator’s Office and Local Officials and Associations

By | Carle Place Station, Carle Place Substation, Cherry Lane Bridge, Glen Cove Bridge, LIRR Expansion Project, Meadowbrook Parkway Bridge

On April 11th, the Carle Place Fire Department, Carle Place Civic Association, Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer’s office, and Town of North Hempstead Councilwoman Viviana Russell invited the LIRR Expansion Project team to discuss the ongoing construction work and traffic detours at Cherry Lane Bridge.  Coordination with local emergency service…

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New Hyde Park Village Residents Meeting - 04-03-19

LIRR Expansion Project Team Presents at New Hyde Park Village Residents Open House

By | Covert Avenue Grade Crossing, LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Road Surface Lot, New Hyde Park Station, New Hyde Park Substation, South 12th Street Grade Crossing

On April 3rd, the LIRR Expansion Project Team presented information on current and upcoming construction activities in New Hyde Park and upcoming traffic detours to support the Covert Avenue grade crossing elimination at an open house public information event for Village of New Hyde Park residents. Traffic, design, construction, environmental,…

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Morris Park Diesel Locomotive Shop 03-28-19

Upgrade of Morris Park Diesel Locomotive Shop More Than 40 Percent Complete

By | Morris Park Diesel Locomotive Shop

The upgrade of Morris Park Diesel Locomotive Shop, located near Jamaica Station, is more than 40 percent complete. Morris Park is used to maintain and overhaul diesel LIRR locomotives, and the upgraded shop, which will comprise lockers, storage, drop tables, employee facilities, parts storage, a truck wash and wayside power…

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Park Avenue Elementary School (Westbury) Career Day - 03-28-19

LIRR Expansion Project Community Ambassadors Attend Park Avenue Elementary School Career Day

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Westbury North Parking Structure, Westbury South Parking Structure and LIRR Lot Development, Westbury Station, Westbury Substation

On March 28th, LIRR Expansion Project Community Ambassadors Margo Cargill and Seth Sylvan attended Career Community Day at the Park Avenue Elementary School in Westbury. Margo and Seth talked to 26 fifth grade students about the LIRR Expansion Project. Students asked many questions about the project, including the project timeline,…

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