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Infrastructure Improvements

WPOA Covers County Reassessment, Third Track Update

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Merillon Avenue Station, Merillon Avenue Substation, Nassau Boulevard Bridge, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, Tanners Pond/Denton Avenue Bridge

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer kicked off the WPOA (Western Property Owners Association) special meeting on County Reassessment and an update on the 3rd Track. The County’s property reassessment initiative drew a large crowd to Homestead School, and Nassau County Legislator Schaefer walked the residents through the tax assessment notice….

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WSJ New Med School Story

NYU to Open New Medical School on Long Island

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Mineola Harrison Avenue Parking Structure, Mineola Main Street Parking, Mineola Second Street Parking, Mineola Station, Mineola Substation

New York University will open a three-year medical school on Long Island next fall, aimed at increasing the number of primary care physicians in the region.  The new NYU Long Island School of Medicine will be based at NYU Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola, with the first crop of students…

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Mineola Chamber of Commerce - 02-19-19

Mineola Chamber of Commerce Receives Project Update from LIRR Expansion Project Team

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Main Street Grade Crossing, Mineola Harrison Avenue Parking Structure, Mineola Second Street Parking, Mineola Station, Mineola Substation, Willis Avenue Grade Crossing

The LIRR Expansion Project team continues to meet with business owners throughout the project corridor. The team presented a project update to the Mineola Chamber of Commerce, discussed ongoing construction activities in the Village of Mineola, what to expect in the coming months, and resources available for businesses affected by…

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LIRR Expansion Project Team Presents to Garden City Western Property Owners Association

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Merillon Avenue Station, Merillon Avenue Substation, Nassau Boulevard Bridge, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, Tanners Pond/Denton Avenue Bridge

The LIRR Expansion Project team presented a project update to the Garden City Western Property Owners Association.  The presentation covered current construction activities in and around Garden City, as well as upcoming construction work at the Merillon Avenue Station. Dozens of members were present, and everyone had a chance to…

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New Hyde Park Temporary Fire House 02-05-19

MTA and Contractor Continue Exceeding Community Commitments in New Hyde Park

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

As part of the LIRR Expansion Project from Floral Park to Hicksville, the project team consisting of MTA Capital Construction and-LIRR personnel, and the Design-Build Contractor 3rd Track Constructors (3TC) continue to meet and exceed community commitments in the Village of New Hyde Park. As of last week, 3TC had…

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Covert Ave Detour - 02-07-19

Temporary Detour at Covert Avenue Successfully Expedites Work for Grade Crossing Elimination

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

The successful temporary detour at Covert Avenue allowed utility relocations in the area to be expedited. The project management team planned the work in advance and worked cooperatively with the Village of New Hyde Park to notify residents of the temporary road closure. The Covert Avenue grade crossing is being…

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