Construction work to upgrade and maintain stations, tracks and signal systems is affecting weekend service on many of the city’s subway lines.
TODAY’S FORECAST: Friday: Partly to mostly cloudy. High 51. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph. Friday night: Mostly cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy after midnight. Low 41.
A man was killed after he apparently jumped in front of an LIRR train Wednesday night as it was pulling into the Flushing-Main Street station.
TODAY’S FORECAST: Thursday: Mostly sunny. High 51. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph. Thursday night: Mainly clear. Low 36. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph.
There is a little light at the end of the tunnel for No. 7 train users.
Starting this Sunday, the MTA is restoring service on the Q31 and will begin Sunday service on the Q77.
After listening to numerous complaints recent No. 7 train suspensions have caused, the MTA has told Long Island City – we’re sorry but the work must go on.