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Take a Ride through Our Modernized Ronkonkoma Branch Stations (Video)

By | Brentwood Station, Deer Park Station, Farmingdale Station

Do you ride on the Ronkonkoma Branch? Approximately 50,000 customers ride the Ronkonkoma Branch each weekday and, if you’re one of them, chances are you’ve passed by or through one of our recently renovated stations at Brentwood, Deer Park, or Farmingdale. (Fun fact: Farmingdale was built back in 1890, and…

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New Work Zone at EEG-LIRR Concourse

Work Zone to be Established in LIRR Concourse as East End Gateway’s Flagship 33rd Street Entrance Advances

By | New 33rd Street Corridor at Penn Station

Following the opening of the passageway in the former Duane Reade space between the 34th Street entrance and the LIRR main concourse, the East End Gateway – LIRR Concourse Project team is constructing an enclosed work zone (see image) to safely deliver the new 33rd Street entrance, while minimizing impacts…

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Scorecard Results

SURVEY SAYS: An Inside Look at the LIRR Expansion Project’s Innovative Community Scorecard

By | LIRR Expansion Project

Have you had the chance to grade design-build contractor 3rd Track Constructors (3TC)? Want to know more about how it’s done? AModernLI.com (AMLI) was lucky to chat with Mark Roche, LIRR Expansion Project Executive, and Hannah Spierer, Project Outreach Coordinator, to get more information on the cutting-edge Design-Builder Incentive Program…

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Decommissioning Crossing Gates at New Hyde Park Road

By | LIRR Expansion Project, New Hyde Park Road Grade Crossing, New Hyde Park Station

On Monday, February 3, 2020, the LIRR Expansion Project team eliminated the New Hyde Park Road grade crossing. Design-build contractor 3rd Track Constructors (3TC) blocked off the segment of New Hyde Park Road between Plaza Avenue and 4th Avenue before the morning rush, and the crossing gates went down at…

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