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Infrastructure Improvements

STEM Event - 02-01-19

LIRR Expansion Project Team Attends Garden City Middle School Career Day

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

On February 1st, the LIRR Expansion Project team joined sixth grade students from Garden City Middle School at their Career Day. Students learned about the project and asked members of the project team about their career paths. STEM was one of several topics discussed at the Garden City Middle School…

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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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LIRR Expansion Project Team Meets with Village of Garden City

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’s engineers and outreach team met with representatives from the Village of Garden City to coordinate the design of project elements within the Village.   The LIRR Expansion Project from Floral Park to Hicksville, one of the region’s most significant transportation infrastructure projects, will positively impact the…

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CP School Board Mtg 01-24-19

LIRR Expansion Project Team Updates Carle Place School Board

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

The LIRR Expansion Project team provided the Carle Place School Board with a project update and answered residents’ questions about current construction activities in and around Carle Place. Carle Place has its own school district which includes small portions of the villages of Westbury and Mineola. It comprises three schools…

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Carle Place Senior Citizens Inc 01-22-19

Carle Place Senior Citizens Rate Contractor Performance on LIRR Expansion Project

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

MTA representatives met with members of Carle Place Senior Citizens, Inc. at Fuschillo Park on the progress of the LIRR Expansion project and the unique community-driven contractor assessment program. Rich Mulieri, the Senior Director of Public Affairs for MTA Capital Construction, and Dan Marcy, from the LIRR Expansion Project team,…

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MLK Event 01-21-19

LIRR Expansion Project Team Participates in MLK Day Event with Westbury/New Cassel NAACP

By | LIRR Expansion Project, New Cassel Substation, School Street Grade Crossing, Urban Avenue Grade Crossing

The Westbury/New Cassel chapter of the NAACP invited the LIRR Expansion Project team to their Martin Luther King, Jr. Day event at the Yes We Can Community Center in New Cassel. Seth Sylvan, the 3rd Track Constructors (3TC) Community Ambassador to the Town of North Hempstead, discussed the project with…

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Third Track Constructors Presents Project Update to Garden City Board of Education 01-16-19

Third Track Constructors Presents Project Update to Garden City Board of Education

By | Carle Place Station, Carle Place Substation, Cherry Lane Bridge, Glen Cove Bridge, LIRR Expansion Project, Meadowbrook Parkway Bridge, School Street Grade Crossing, Westbury North Parking Structure, Westbury South Parking Structure and LIRR Lot Development, Westbury Station, Westbury Substation

On January 16th, Third Track Constructors (3TC), the Design-Build contractor for the LIRR Expansion Project, presented a project update to the Garden City Public Schools Board of Education and discussed how the team is managing ongoing coordination with local schools. 3TC also discussed the project’s cutting-edge Science, Technology, Engineering, and…

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