Transit Issues

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Long Island City

Van Bramer demands traffic study for Thomson Avenue

City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer (D-Sunnyside) called for the city Department of Transportation to do a traffic safety study of Thomson Avenue last week in light of a car crash that killed a 16-year-old boy and injured four LaGuardia Community College students. Comment.

Friday, March 22, 2013

Glen Oaks

Boro pushes for timing of buses on Q46 route

Northeast Queens elected officials want more Bus Time and have penned a letter to the MTA hoping to keep the borough from the bottom of the priority list. Comments (1).

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Rego Park

LIRR derailment to affect rush hour travel for the week

The Long Island Rail Road said Tuesday it would cancel seven and divert one of the 128 trains it normally provides in the afternoon and evening rush hour because of track damage caused by a derailment Monday night west of the Forest Hills station in Queens. Comment.

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