G train

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.

MTA to shut down G, R trains for Sandy-related repairs
MTA to shut down G, R trains for Sandy-related repairs
News Queens Courier Staff 6/06/2013 at 4:06PM

BY DENISE ROMANO AND MELISA STUMPF Riders of the R and G line are in for a stressful summer, with major construction slated for the Montague and Greenpoint tubes that were badly damaged during Sandy. Beginning on July 6, the Greenpoint tube, which runs under Newtown Creek between Brooklyn and Queens, will be closed for [...]

G train to undergo full review by MTA
G train to undergo full review by MTA
News Heather Chin 2/25/2013 at 12:28PM

G train riders are one step closer to getting changes and improvements enacted on their subway line. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has agreed to “undertake a Full Line Review of the G train” and the review will be completed by the end of June 2013,” the transit agency announced on Friday, February 22. Residents and politicians signed [...]

Pols call for review of ‘G’ train performance
Pols call for review of ‘G’ train performance
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 1/28/2013 at 1:43PM

An important transit option for Queens and Brooklyn, local politicians are calling for the MTA to review the “G” line and its numerous service issues. The train, which travels from Long Island City to Kensington, Brooklyn, and is the only subway line that doesn’t go through Manhattan, was extended recently to Church Avenue. But that [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 7/20/2012 at 7:20AM

EVENT of the DAY: Daughtry concert at Citi Field  Multi-platinum rock band Daughtry is going to play a concert after the Mets-Dodgers game at Citi Field. Ticket prices start at $28, which includes admission to the game and the post-game concert. They are available on www.mets.com/daughtry or via phone at 718-507-TIXX (8499). [Click here for more info or submit [...]