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Governor Cuomo Announces Limited Subway, Metro North, and LIRR Service

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Albany, NY (October 31, 2012)

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced limited subway, Metro North, and LIRR service.

 

The following is an up-to-date service status list of the MTA operating agencies including New York City Transit, Long Island Rail Road, Metro-North and Bridges and Tunnels.

 


NYCT SUBWAY SERVICE:
EFFECTIVE TOMORROW MORNING PRIOR TO RUSH HOUR

 

  1. trains will operate local between 242nd Street (Bronx) and Times Square-42nd Street.
  2. trains will operate between 241st Street (Bronx) and Times Square-42nd Street, with express service between 96th Street and Times Square.
  3. trains are suspended.
  4. trains will operate in two sections making all local stops:
    • Between Woodlawn (Bronx) and Grand Central-42nd Street
    • Between Borough Hall and New Lots Avenue
  5. trains will operate express in Brooklyn between Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center and Flatbush Avenue.
  6. trains will operate local between Pelham Bay Park and Grand Central-42nd Street.
  7. trains are suspended.

 

42nd Street Shuttle S trains will operate between Times Square and Grand Central.

 

A trains will operate in two sections making all local stops:

 

  • Between 168th Street (Manhattan) and 34th Street-Penn Station
  • Between Jay Street/MetroTech and Lefferts Blvd.

 

B and C service is suspended.

 

D trains operate in two sections:

 

  • Between 205th Street (Bronx) and 34th Street-Herald Square making all local stops
  • In Brooklyn, between Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center and Bay Parkway making express stops between Pacific Street and 36th Street

 

E trains are suspended.

 

F trains operate in two sections making all local stops:

 

  • Between 179th Street (Queens) and 34th Street-Herald Square
  • In Brooklyn, between Jay Street-MetroTech and Avenue X

 

G trains are suspended.

 

J trains operate between Jamaica Center and Hewes Street making all local stops.

 

L trains operate between Broadway Junction and rockaway Parkway making all local stops.

 

M trains operate between Myrtle Avenue-Broadway and Metropolitan Avenue.

 

N trains operate between Ditmars Blvd. (Queens) and 34th Street-Herald Square making all local stops.

 

Q trains are suspended.

 

R trains operate in Brooklyn between Jay Street-MetroTech and 95th Street making all local stops.

 

Both the Franklin Avenue and Rockaway Park S shuttles are suspended.

 

 


SHUTTLE BUSES:
EFFECTIVE TOMORROW MORNING PRIOR TO RUSH HOUR

All shuttle buses will operate north on 3rd Avenue and south on Lexington Avenue.

 

  1. Between Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center and 57th Street-Lexington Avenue via the Manhattan Bridge
  2. Between Jay Street-MetroTech and 57th Street-Lexington Avenue via the Manhattan Bridge
  3. Between Hewes Street and 57th Street-Lexington Avenue via the Williamsburg Bridge

 


LONG ISLAND RAIL ROAD:
EFFECTIVE 2:00PM TODAY

City Terminal – (Jamaica - Penn Station): Suspended (anticipate shuttle between these stations later tonight)

 

Ronkonkoma Branch: Suspended (goal to restore hourly service from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station for AM rush hour Thursday, Nov. 1)

 

Port Washington Branch: Suspended (goal to restore hourly service from Great Neck to Penn Station for AM rush hour Thursday, Nov. 1)

 

Babylon Branch: Suspended

 

Port Jefferson Branch: Suspended

 

Montauk Branch: Suspended

 

Hempstead Branch: Suspended

 

Long Beach: Suspended

 

Far Rockaway: Suspended

 

Oyster Bay Branch: Suspended

 

West Hempstead: Suspended

 


METRO-NORTH:
EFFECTIVE 2:00PM TODAY

Hudson Line: Suspended

 

Upper Harlem Line: Suspended

 

Lower Harlem Line: Restored with hourly service

 

New Haven Line: Suspended

 

New Canaan Branch: Suspended

 

Danbury Branch: Suspended

 

Waterbury Branch: Suspended

 


West-of-Hudson:

Pascack Valley: Suspended

Port Jervis: Suspended

 


BRIDGES AND TUNNELS

 

Robert F. Kennedy Bridge: Open

 

Henry Hudson Bridge: Open

 

Throgs Neck Bridge: Open

 

Bronx-Whitestone Bridge: Open

 

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge: Open

 

Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge: Open

 

Cross Bay Veterans Memorial: Open northbound to Broad Chanel; Open southbound to Rockaways but subject to period closures for emergency equipment

 

Hugh L. Carey Tunnel: Closed

 

Queens Midtown Tunnel: Closed

 

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