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Metro-North increasing peak service as ridership increases

On June 21, Metro-North will increase peak service on the Harlem, Hudson and New Haven lines to 67% of pre-Covid levels from the current 63%, with plans to up that number to 83% at the end of August.

Harrison TOD project chugging along

Construction is well underway on a mixed-use transit-oriented development in Harrison that includes 24 residential units and parking for 44 cars along with ground-level...

Westchester IDA considers $130.5M Kirby Commons project in Mount Kisco

A joint venture of the Gotham Organization and Charter Realty & Development, of Manhattan, wants to build 217 apartments, 53,000-square-feet of retail space and two parking garages on commuter parking lots at the Metro-North Railroad train station.

Developer proposes 168-room hotel, apartments, modern marina for Tarrytown

A proposal to bring a hotel, apartments and restaurants to the Tarrytown waterfront, as well as rejuvenate the marina, is being discussed for possible formal...

AvalonBay breaks ground on $76.8M development next to Harrison train station

Rent for a one-bedroom apartment will be $2,455, for a two-bedroom $3,650 and for a three-bedroom $5,300.

MacQuesten Development breaks ground on second Mount Vernon tower

“We are creating a community within a community,” MacQuesten CEO Rella Fogliano said, with “income diversity within one building.”

MTA adding up to 94 new cars to New Haven line

Plans include the retrofitting of 10 existing M8 cars into café cars.

New York granted $5 million to improve rail crossings

The state will receive $5,162,417 of $25 million in funds from the Federal Railroad Administration.

Malloy predicts billions from New Haven line upgrade

Governor Dannel P. Malloy predicts billions in economic activity and savings from a proposed $3.9 billion upgrade of the Metro North Railroad's New Haven rail line.

Finch responds to record New Haven Line ridership

Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch says he is pleased with record New Haven Line ridership figures and calls for more transit-oriented development.

Connecticut DOT to make $1M repair to Devon railroad bridge

Temporary improvements will be made before the replacement of the bridge, a $750 million to $1 billion project the DOT estimates will begin in 2017.

Metro-North hit with record fine in retaliation case

The federal government orders the railroad to pay $250,000 to a worker who was injured on the job and then intimidated.

Metro-North reduces on-time performance goals

Information sessions will be held through May

Rail Commuter Speakout Tuesday

Commissioner Redeker to answer commuters' questions.

Commuter action group ‘nails’ manifesto to station

Commuters encouraged to post every issue they encounter on social media.