Tag: LIRR

Top 10 Most-Read Long Island Press Local News Stories Of 2015

Our annual trip down local news memory lane.

LIRR Delays, Traffic Snarl Long Island Commute

Whether traveling by car or train, Wednesday morning was filled with delays.

Aiming High to Give LaGuardia a Lift Will Help Our Region...

Whether it be roads, rails or runways, any investment in New York's decrepit infrastructure should be celebrated.

Everybody’s On Board as Long Island Rail Road Commuter Council Opens...

Although the Long Island Rail Road is still facing serious funding issues, here's some bright news for LIRR commuters.

Transit-Oriented Growth Is No Universal Cure-All for Villages on Long Island

Not all villages are created equal--and that must be considered when officials propose new downtown development.

Pols Should Remember Developing and Planning Differ

A regional approach to handling the Island's future shouldn't be used as an excuse to streamline the approval process for development projects that require close scrutiny.

To Plan for LIRR, Watch The Gap Between Illusion and Reality

Let’s be realistic about our expectations.

Follow Greenport’s 19th-Century Example and Turn the LIRR Into a Two-Way...

The North Fork village knows the value of transit-oriented development arguably as well as any community on LI.

Now Is Not the Time to Electrify More LIRR Tracks

Several municipalities recently pitched the MTA to electrify LIRR tracks to Port Jefferson, Riverhead and Patchogue.

LIRR: Male Struck and Killed by Train at Amityville Station

MTA police are investigating the death of an unidentified male who was struck and killed by a train at the Long Island Rail Road’s...
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