L Train

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Adam Warner
April 27, 2019 - 10:50 am
The first night of slowed-down L train service went pretty well, without the massive crowds many had feared as tunnel work begins under the East River between Brooklyn and Manhattan.
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April 26, 2019 - 12:01 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Service on the L-train will be reduced starting Friday night. RELATED: L train service disruptions to begin Friday night Private vehicles to be banned on 14th street during L train repairs MTA OKs Cuomo's plan to to avert L train shutdown Repairs will force trains to run...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
April 26, 2019 - 7:10 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – L train service disruptions are set to begin on Friday night. Starting at 10 p.m., commuters can expect L trains to run every 20 minutes between Brooklyn and Manhattan. The service cuts will be in effect weekends from 10 p.m. Fridays to 5 a.m. Mondays, and also 10 p.m. to 5 a...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
April 24, 2019 - 8:15 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Private vehicles will be banned by the city on 14th Street in Manhattan to clear the street for buses while L train repairs take place. The ban will start in June approximately a month after L train construction begins. The closure will take effect between Third Avenue and...
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February 06, 2019 - 1:07 pm
Subway riders may have been spared the total L train shutdown that was planned for upcoming tunnel repairs, but transit advocates are hoping the “L-pocalypse” mitigation plan won’t be dropped during the new L train "slowdown."
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In a relief to L train customers, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo today announced that the L train tunnel between Manhattan and Brooklyn won’t be completely closed for 15th months starting April 27th but will instead offer modified service
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February 05, 2019 - 2:21 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Near Myrtle Ave on the L train line, people were asking 'what's that terrible smell?' The odor was so bad, it forced the MTA to suspend service on the L between 8th Ave and Myrtle. RELATED: MTA OKs Cuomo's plan to to avert L train shutdown | Brooklyn residents fear ‘...
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January 28, 2019 - 7:08 am
All was well on the L train Monday morning, but come nighttime, hell was awaiting commuters looking to travel between Brooklyn and Manhattan.
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L train tunnel water main
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January 23, 2019 - 6:41 am
A water main break in Chelsea shut down L train service between Manhattan and Brooklyn and snarled traffic for hours Wednesday as crews worked to fix a flooded subway tunnel.
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In a relief to L train customers, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo today announced that the L train tunnel between Manhattan and Brooklyn won’t be completely closed for 15th months starting April 27th but will instead offer modified service
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January 09, 2019 - 1:57 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New Yorkers may be happy to hear that there won't be an L apocalypse, thanks to the new plan to deal with the L train tunnel repairs. RELATED: Local leaders want answers after Cuomo axes L train shutdown | Cuomo reassures skeptics about L train plan | Cuomo has plan to dodge...
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L train news conference
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January 07, 2019 - 8:07 am
Local leaders say there are still many unanswered questions days after Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a new plan that would avert a total shutdown of the L train between Manhattan and Brooklyn.
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