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Here’s How NYC Transit System Is Prepping For Sea Level Rise—And Why It May Not Be Enough
After Hurricane Sandy, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority committed $7.7 billion toward sea level resiliency. The investment will only protect the transit system for a limited period of time.
Apr 22, 2021 5:16 PM
LIRR Resumes Montauk Branch Service After Derailment Upends Memorial Day Weekend Travel And Party Plans
The 7:04 a.m. train bound for Jamaica was the first westbound train to leave Montauk this morning. However, travelers should still expect delays.
Updated: May 27, 2019 12:18 PM
'I've NEVER Seen It This Crowded': Subway Meltdown In Queens Spreads To LIRR
A train with mechanical problems and a simultaneous switch failure led to an extra heaping of commuter chaos all along the Queens Boulevard corridor this morning.
Updated: May 25, 2018 10:04 AM
LIRR Warns Commuters About Tonight's Penn Station Rush Hour Experience
Expect delays and cancellations.
Updated: Apr 3, 2017 4:44 PM
LIRR Train Was Traveling At More Than Twice The Speed Limit Before Crashing In Brooklyn
The train also changed speeds a few times prior to crashing into a bumping block.
Updated: Jan 6, 2017 11:34 AM
LIRR Passengers Say Brooklyn Crash Had Them Toppling Over 'Like Dominoes'
The NTSB says it will take three to seven days to fully investigate the crash.
Updated: Jan 5, 2017 10:49 AM
Penn Station Was Extra Penn Stationy Last Night
"If someone had a disease in Penn Station today I'm pretty sure everyone has it now."
Updated: Jun 29, 2016 10:34 AM
Commuters Turned Away From Packed Penn Station After Panhandler Jumped On Tracks
A man jumped from a moving Long Island Rail Road train onto the tracks.
Updated: Apr 8, 2018 12:14 PM
LIRR Strike Looms Large As Cuomo Urges Both Sides To Keep Talking
A Long Island Railroad strike is looking like an increasingly real possibility.
Updated: Jul 16, 2014 11:57 AM
Penn Station Is Busier Than JFK, LGA And Newark Airports Combined
650,000 people use trains at Penn Station every day!
Updated: Nov 24, 2013 2:22 PM
LIRR Normal After Freight Train Derailment, Fuel Spill
An environmental clean-up crew is dealing with the leaked fuel from a punctured tank.
Updated: Feb 3, 2012 8:42 AM
Feds Urge Those Involved In LIRR Disability Pension Scheme To Step Forward
The feds are going after more people in the LIRR disability pension fund mess.
Updated: Oct 28, 2011 6:21 PM
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