Starting this weekend, residents and visitors will have faster and better access to the western Queens waterfront.
The western Queens waterfront will soon get a taste of extended bus service.
The Astoria and Long Island City waterfront is getting better bus service. Improvements to the Q103 bus line, which runs along Vernon Boulevard between Hunters Point and Astoria, began on Monday, September 9. Instead of 25 runs a day, the Q103 will now have 30. It will run every 15 minutes during the morning rush-hour. [...]