Queens Midtown Tunnel

MTA town hall to address 7 train shutdowns
MTA town hall to address 7 train shutdowns
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 3/26/2014 at 4:39PM

A town hall meeting for locals to decry the last three weekends of No. 7 train suspensions is scheduled for March 27 to go over the details of the service disruption, expected to last for 19 more weekends.

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.

One tube of Queens-Midtown Tunnel closed this weekend
One tube of Queens-Midtown Tunnel closed this weekend
News Queens Courier Staff 7/26/2013 at 4:22PM

The Queens -bound tube of the Queens-Midtown Tunnel will be closed to traffic from 2 a.m. Saturday, July 27 until 5 a.m. Monday, July 29 for construction work, according to the MTA. The remaining tube will be open to two-way traffic and can be used by cars and New York City buses, but commercial traffic will need [...]

One tube of Queens-Midtown, Hugh L. Carey tunnels closed this weekend
One tube of Queens-Midtown, Hugh L. Carey tunnels closed this weekend
News Queens Courier Staff 4/19/2013 at 2:31PM

One tube at both the Queens Midtown Tunnel and Hugh L. Carey Tunnel will be closed this weekend for Sandy repairs and other work, according to the MTA. The Queens Midtown Tunnel will be closed from 2 a.m. Saturday, April 20 through 5 a.m. Monday, April 22. The Hugh L. Carey (formerly known as the Brooklyn-Battery) Tunnel [...]

One tube of Queens-Midtown Tunnel closed this weekend
One tube of Queens-Midtown Tunnel closed this weekend
News Queens Courier Staff 4/12/2013 at 3:36PM

The Queens bound tube of the Queens Midtown Tunnel will be closed to traffic from 2 a.m. Saturday, April 13 until 5 a.m. Monday, April 15 for Sandy-related repairs, according to the MTA. The remaining tube will be open to two-way traffic and can be used by cars and New York City buses, but commercial traffic will [...]

One tube of Queens-Midtown Tunnel closed this weekend
One tube of Queens-Midtown Tunnel closed this weekend
News Queens Courier Staff 2/23/2013 at 9:14AM

Starting at 2 a.m. Saturday and ending at 5 a.m. Monday the Queens-bound tube of the Queens-Midtown Tunnel will be closed to traffic to repair damage from Sandy. The remaining tube will be open to two-way traffic and can be used by cars and New York City buses, but commercial traffic will need to find [...]

One tube of Queens-Midtown Tunnel to close this weekend
One tube of Queens-Midtown Tunnel to close this weekend
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 1/25/2013 at 5:51PM

Starting at 2 a.m. Saturday and ending at 5 a.m. Monday, the Queens-bound tube of the Queens-Midtown Tunnel will be closed to traffic to repair damage from Sandy. The remaining tube will be open to two-way traffic and can be used by cars and New York City buses, but commercial traffic will need to find [...]

WATCH: Queens-Midtown Tunnel floods during Sandy
WATCH: Queens-Midtown Tunnel floods during Sandy
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 11/21/2012 at 7:47AM

It took over a week for the Queens-Midtown tunnel to open to traffic after it flooded during Sandy. On Tuesday, the MTA released a video from October 31 showing how much water flowed into it because of the superstorm. The transit agency also released photos of the flooding. It was the first time the tunnel, [...]