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Weather Snags LIRR Lines Across System; Penn Station Briefly Shut Down

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Long Island Rail Road commuters were stuck with a long and miserable commute due to storms and signal problems Monday evening. 334 more words


Signal Problems Snag LIRR Babylon Branch For Friday Evening Commuters

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A signal problem snagged some Long Island Rail Road commuters as they began their weekends Friday evening.

Multiple trains on the Babylon Branch were canceled, and several others were delayed an average of 40 minutes, due to a signal problem near Freeport, according to the LIRR. 38 more words


Person Struck, Killed By LIRR Train; 60-Minute Delays Persist Afterward

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Service on the Long Island Rail Road was suspended for a period of time Tuesday evening after a person was hit and killed by a train. 89 more words


Service resumes on LIRR after person struck by train in Queens Village

QUEENS VILLAGE— Service on the Long Island Rail Road has returned to normal after traffic was snared Tuesday evening.

According to the MTA’s website,  trains on all lines are back up and running  delays following a signal problem in Jamaica.  48 more words


LIRR Expects Delays, No Cancellations For Monday Evening Commute

WOODSIDE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — The LIRR expects no cancellations for the Monday afternoon rush, but says there may still be delays after a derailed maintenance car east of Woodside snarled the morning commute. 75 more words


New Coalition Formed To Support LIRR Third Track Plan

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)– Some people say the Long Island Rail Road third track project is going to create a mess with noise, environmental and cost concerns. 164 more words


Power Problem Briefly Halts LIRR Service Between Penn Station, Jamaica

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Long Island Rail Road was halted for some time between Penn Station and Jamaica Friday evening due to a power problem. 60 more words