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Woman rescued from L train tracks

By Sabina Mollot

The MTA temporarily suspended L train service between Myrtle-Wyckoff Avenue in Brooklyn and First Avenue in Manhattan after a woman either jumped or fell into the tracks. 120 more words

13th Precinct

Letters to the editor, Dec. 21

Nightmare on East 14th Street

We were all aware of the closing down of the L train in 2019 due to repairs required in the tunnel damaged in superstorm Sandy.  662 more words

Letters To The Editor

City Council Committee Holds Hearing On L Train Disruptions

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The City Council Transportation Committee held a hearing Thursday to discuss commuting disruptions when the L train tunnel shuts down for 15 months for repairs in 2019. 476 more words

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9-Year-Old Boy Dragged By L Train In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A 9-year-old boy broke both his legs when he slipped between a subway platform and train Sunday in Brooklyn.

Police said the boy fell shortly after 1 p.m. 66 more words

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Stuy Town gets new temporary bus stop shelter

By Sabina Mollot

On Saturday, a temporary bus stop shelter was installed on the northeast corner of East 14th Street and Avenue B as preliminary work continues along 14th Street for the looming L train reconstruction. 287 more words

Transportation

Hoylman to push for lower MTA fares and congestion pricing

By Sabina Mollot

State Senator Brad Hoylman, who’s been an outspoken critic of the bus used by many of his constituents, the M23 a.k.a. the turtle, is now setting his sights on the MTA as a whole, saying he’s sick of seeing funds intended for mass transit get steered elsewhere. 812 more words

Politics

In search of the MTA test train on the L line

A unique train has been running on the L line since the beginning of October.

There’s a blue stripe on the outside and inside half of the cars have fewer seats. 144 more words

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