City follows through on lawmaker’s request and repairs crumbling Queens overpass
QNS/Photos by Anthony Giudice

As the future of the Rockaway Beach line remains in question, one thing is not up for debate: the deteriorating stanchions are now much safer thanks to recent repairs. During a press conference in December of last year, state Senator Joseph Addabbo called on city agencies to repair the stanchions of Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) […]

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Commuters may soon see a different direction on bus route between College Point & Flushing
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Changes to a critical bus route between College Point and Flushing were unveiled during Monday night’s Community Board 7 (CB 7) meeting at Flushing’s Union Plaza Care Center. Warren Schreiber, CB 7’s third vice chair and chair of the Transportation Committee, explained MTA’s proposed travel path adjustments in the College Point and Flushing areas, which are slated to take […]

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Tonight: W train and related changes will be discussed at an MTA public hearing
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There are some big changes planned for the N and Q trains in connection with the resurrection of the W train, and the MTA wants to hear your opinion. On Thursday, April 7, the public is invited to give their input in regards to the MTA’s latest plan for fall 2016. The following are among the proposed […]

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MTA tells frustrated 7 train riders that improved communication, service is on the way
Photos by Angela Matua/QNS

Queens 7 train riders packed the Sunnyside Community Services center on Tuesday night to express their frustration with ongoing delays and to hear from MTA President Veronique Hakim about completed and ongoing projects on the line. The town hall meeting was co-sponsored by Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer and Access Queens, a transit advocacy group that started […]

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Main Street bound 7 train running with delays causing headaches to commuters
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Signal problems at the Mets-Willets Point stop on the 7 train are causing delays for Main Street bound trains in Flushing. QNS was on the train this morning and experienced train delays for several minutes at three different stops between 90th street and the Main Street stop. The MTA made no announcements to inform riders […]

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