Good Friday

Transit changes for the holiday weekend
Transit changes for the holiday weekend
News Queens Courier Staff 3/28/2013 at 12:19PM

On Good Friday, March 29, all New York City buses will follow a regular weekday schedule, as well as following a regular Sunday schedule on Easter (March 31). The Long Island Rail Road will follow a regular weekday schedule on Good Friday, but will add eight additional trains between 2:08 p.m. and 3:48 p.m. Three [...]

MTA reduces subway service for “minor holidays”
News Michael Pantelidis 10/10/2011 at 1:22PM

New York City subway riders may notice they are waiting a little longer for the train today. Columbus Day marks the first time the MTA has implemented its “minor holiday” schedule. After studying minor holidays, the agency discovered ridership levels are often less than 75 percent of peak ridership. The reduction in service on these [...]