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LIRR to cut summer fares by up to 25%

Following New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s call to reduce fares on the Long Island Rail Road during the upcoming “summer of hell”, the MTA has followed through on his request. 72 more words


LIRR Offering Discounts To Riders Using Transfer Hubs During Summer Penn Station Repair Work

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Long Island Rail Road will provide discounts averaging 25 percent to commuters who use transfer hubs in Brooklyn and Queens during the… 308 more words


NJ Transit on-time performance hits new low

Following a low on-time performance rating for New Jersey Transit in April 2017, May’s statistics look no better. Only 86.9% of New Jersey Transit’s trains were on time (arriving within six minutes of schedule) within the month of May 2017, as compared to 87.1% in April, and 93.5% in March. 115 more words


MTA to freeze payments to Amtrak

MTA Interim Executive Director Ronnie Hakim announced during today’s LIRR committee meeting that the railroad will be freezing all payments to Amtrak. 186 more words


MTA On Board With Cuomo's Plan To Lower Fares For Some LIRR Riders During Penn Station Repairs

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Metropolitan Transportation Authority said it intends to make sure Long Island Rail Road riders are “fairly compensated” during Amtrak’s track work this summer at Penn Station… 331 more words


Commuter's Lament

Commuters lament

My lamenter’s commute





Not out, not in

Just down again,

Through the abyss

Of hellish heat and

Too many people… 106 more words

Shotgun Saturday Night (02/08/97)

Lee Maughan: And with the whole Shotgun concept dead in the water, the WWF was unable to locate an actual nightclub for its final edition, instead setting up stall in Penn Station of all places, a public venue that resulted in the promotion being unable to make any cash back through ticket sales. 1,285 more words