Sandy: Metro-North commuters face crowded trains; LaGuardia reopensDetermined Hudson Valley commuters began their return to work Thursday -- and what promises to be a much longer trek to normalcy after superstorm Sandy -- as the MTA resumed service on two Metro-North Railroad lines as well as bus and some subway ...
Metro-North working to restore service to NorwalkOn Wednesday, Anders told The Hour that the Metro-North was working to restore full service as soon as possible, but added that the railroad cannot run trains until repairs and testing are completed.
Metro-North, MTA trains remain idleLimited Metro-North Railroad and Long Island Rail Road service got rolling on Wednesday, and some portion of 14 out of 23 New York City subway lines are expected to be up and running on Thursday as commuters start to make their way back to work.
Metro-North service resumes Friday, branch lines still suspendedThe New Haven Line is operated by Metro-North under contract to the Connecticut Department of Transportation, and is the busiest rail line in America, serving some 125,000 daily commuters.
Sandy aftermath: Metro-North remains shut downSignal systems at several Metro-North stations along the Hudson Line were destroyed by flooding and will have to be replaced, Metro-North spokeswoman Marjorie Anders said. As a result, power was shut at the Tarrytown, Irvington and Spuyten Duyvil ...
Public transportation slowly rebounds; Hudson Line to resume to Croton-HarmonWorkers for both the Long Island Railroad and Metro-North have been removing downed power lines and trees along the right of way, in addition to removing mud and other debris that washed up on to the tracks, including a pleasure boat that washed ashore ...
Metro-North to resume service to NYCAt first light Tuesday, Metro-North dispatched diesel-powered patrol trains on all three lines, Hudson, Harlem and New Haven, to inspect the tracks and remove trees along the way.
Metro-North may resume some service ThursdayNORWALK -- Metro-North Railroad hopes to resume regular service between Stamford and New York City on Thursday but service to Norwalk will have to await further repairs and testing.
Metro-North, MTA remain closed; service to be phased inSignal systems at several Metro-North stations along the Hudson Line were destroyed by flooding and will have to be replaced, Metro-North spokeswoman Marjorie Anders said. As a result, power was shut at the Tarrytown, Irvington and Spuyten Duyvil ...
Metro-North Railroad, subway service remain suspendedIsabel Neves and Mike Breznicky walk past a 32-foot cabin cruiser straddling the Metro-North tracks in Ossining, Westchester County, a mile north of the Shattamuc Yacht Club where it was moored.
Metro-North Restores Additional Service, No Fares Thursday or FridayWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Close to regularly-scheduled service will resume Thursday on the Metro-North Harlem Line between Mount Kisco and Grand Central Terminal and on the New Haven Line between Stamford and Grand Central.
Metro-North, MTA remain closed; service resumption time uncertainWork crews set out on diesel-powered trains Tuesday morning to clear downed trees along the Metro-North rails and identify washouts and damaged third-rail lines, spokeswoman Marjorie Anders said.
Metro-North, MTA suspends serviceThe MTA herded its Metro-North trains to storage yards, positioned backhoes and cranes to help secure 800 miles of tracks and began the process of buttoning down Grand Central Terminal and the outlying stations Sunday night in a bid to blunt the fury ...
Some Commuter Trains Returning ThursdayThat is the problem for some of the businesses around the Greenwich train station that rely heavily on the Metro-North Railroad for customers. With the trains not running because of Hurricane Sandy, some merchants have seen a drop of more than half ...
READ: Full Metro-North Schedule For TodayMetro-North is restoring limited service at 2 p.m. on its Harlem Line between North White Plains and Grand Central Terminal.
Upstate NY commuters idled by NYC's storm damageSome bus service to the city could resume as early as Wednesday, but officials with Metro-North and NJ Transit are still assessing the extensive damage from the storm.
1st commuter train since storm leaves Stamford for NYPassengers left Stamford early Thursday morning. Metro-North spokeswoman Marjorie Anders said train service was delayed because not all tracks were in service and other storm-related problems.
Metro-North Harlem Line Running, New Haven Line DownFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. - There was to be limited service on the Long Island Rail Road and the Metro-North Harlem Line between North White Plains and Grand Central Terminal as of 2 p.m.
Metro North Thursday Schedule PostedIn addition, the Governor, joined by MTA Chairman and CEO Joseph Lhota, announced that fares on all mass transit, including buses, subways, Metro North and Long Island railroads and Access-A-Ride, will be suspended for Thursday, November 1 and ...
Metro-North Announces Service Suspension at 7pm SundayAs Hurricane Sandy approaches, Metro-North Railroad's last trains on all lines will depart at approximately 7 p.m.