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LIC community voices outrage against upcoming No. 7 train suspensions
LIC community voices outrage against upcoming No. 7 train suspensions
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 1/17/2014 at 4:31PM

Long Island City residents and business owners are telling the MTA enough is enough. The No. 7 train will soon be going through another round of suspensions causing it to not run in parts of western Queens and Manhattan for more than a dozen weekends this year, starting in the end of February, according to a notice from the MTA.

Weekend subway service changes
Weekend subway service changes
News Queens Courier Staff 11/22/2013 at 3:56PM

Construction work to upgrade and maintain stations, tracks and signal systems is affecting weekend service on many of the city’s subway lines. The MTA is advising customers to allow for extra travel time if they rely on any of these trains. 4 From 3:30 a.m. Saturday, November 23 to 10 p.m. Sunday, November 24, there [...]

Weekend subway service changes
Weekend subway service changes
News Queens Courier Staff 11/08/2013 at 4:26PM

Construction work to upgrade and maintain stations, tracks and signal systems is affecting weekend service on many of the city’s subway lines. The MTA is advising customers to allow for extra travel time if they rely on any of these trains. 4 From 3:30 a.m. Saturday, November 9 to 10 p.m. Sunday, November 10, there [...]

Weekend subway service changes
Weekend subway service changes
News Queens Courier Staff 10/25/2013 at 5:26PM

Construction work to upgrade and maintain stations, tracks and signal systems is affecting weekend service on many of the city’s subway lines. The MTA is advising customers to allow for extra travel time if they rely on any of these trains. 1 From 11:30 p.m. Friday, October 25 to 5 a.m. Monday, October 28, there [...]

Weekend subway service changes
Weekend subway service changes
News Queens Courier Staff 10/18/2013 at 5:00PM

These weekend changes are necessary because of capital construction work on the MTA New York City Transit subway system.  This work is part of NYC Transit’s ongoing Capital Rebuilding Program aimed at upgrading and maintaining our tracks, stations and signal systems in order to continue to provide our customers with safe and reliable service.  For [...]

Weekend subway service changes
Weekend subway service changes
News Queens Courier Staff 10/11/2013 at 5:53PM

Construction work to upgrade and maintain stations, tracks and signal systems is affecting weekend service on many of the city’s subway lines. The MTA is advising customers to allow for extra travel time if they rely on any of these trains. 4 From 3:30 a.m. Saturday, October 12 to 10 p.m. Sunday, October 13, there [...]

Queens businesses fear 7 subway suspension may hurt profits
Queens businesses fear 7 subway suspension may hurt profits
Top Stories Maggie Hayes 1/03/2013 at 1:34PM

Once more, western Queens business owners could potentially say goodbye to a profitable winter. The No. 7 line weekend service between Queens and Manhattan is being suspended until the end of March, and many area business owners fear that this will affect the influx of customers they usually get. The award-winning Chocolate Factory Theater in [...]

NEWS YOU CAN USE: No. 7 train service suspended this weekend
News Billy Rennison 10/07/2011 at 6:13PM

NEWS YOU CAN USE: No. 7 train service suspended this weekend This weekend will be the first of five planned service suspensions on the No. 7 line. There will be no service on the train between Times Square and Queensboro Plaza beginning at 11:30 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. on Monday. The suspension allows for [...]

NEWS YOU CAN USE: No. 7 line suspended
News 6/24/2011 at 12:00AM

NEWS YOU CAN USE No. 7 line suspended The second of three planned service suspensions to the No. 7 line between Queensboro Plaza and Time Square will take place this weekend from 11:30 p.m. Friday and 5 a.m. Monday morning. Free shuttle buses will be available between the Queensboro Plaza and Vernon Boulevard-Jackson Avenue stations, [...]

MTA track work trouble for first LIC Arts Open
News Toni Cimino 5/19/2011 at 12:00AM

Richard Mazda is expecting thousands of people this weekend – and he’s afraid his guests will have no way to get there. You see, Mazda is the director of the first annual LIC Arts Open, a celebration of the arts community in Long Island City, which runs through Sunday, May 22. But with MTA New [...]