Richard Drew / AP

The Long Island Rail Road will give fare reductions of up to 25 percent to commuters who travel to Brooklyn or Queens instead of Penn Station during this summer’s track work at Penn.

Empire State Development

Long Island commuters were surprised Thursday morning by the opening of a new concourse at Penn Station.

Long Island Town Upset With MTA Ferry Service Plan

Jun 14, 2017
Richard Drew / AP

The Long Island Village of Sea Cliff has voiced opposition and concern with the MTA’s planned ferry service between Glen Cove and Manhattan. The ferry is meant to ease stress on the Long Island Rail Road during scheduled Penn Station repairs.

LIRR Releases Plans For Penn Station Track Work

Jun 12, 2017
Richard Drew / AP

The Long Island Rail Road today made public a plan to deal with this summer’s track renewal work at Penn Station.

Ryan Caron King / WNPR

Communities along Connecticut’s southeastern shore want faster, reliable train service to D.C, New York and Boston – but not if it skips their local train stations. A proposed federal plan for high speed rail would do just that.