Project Overview

The Meadowbrook Parkway Bridge is owned by the New York State Department of Transportation in the Town of North Hempstead along the LIRR Main Line. As part of the LIRR Expansion Project from Floral Park to Hicksville, the bridge will be widened to accommodate a third track on the Main Line. The Meadowbrook Parkway Bridge has been in service since 1956 and will maintain its current 13’ 2” clearance.

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

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