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Metro-North Suspends Service After Thunderstorm Downs Trees

Wall Street Journal - 16 May 2018
Metro-North Railroad suspended service Tuesday evening, causing a major back up at Grand Central Terminal after a severe thunderstorm downed trees across New York City's northern suburbs. The closure came at peak evening commute time when ...
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Engineer in Metro-North derailment: Rest wasn't to blame

Poughkeepsie Journal - 17 Aug 2018
William Rockefeller successfully negotiated his Metro-North Hudson Line train through a curve south of Yonkers at 50 mph, on his way down from Poughkeepsie for an early Sunday morning run into Grand Central Terminal. As Metro-North Train 8808 came ...
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Metro-North trains return to schedule after morning delays

The Journal News | - 14 Aug 2018
Metro-North Railroad said its trains are back on schedule after morning delays of up to 30 minutes because of a disabled train today. The non-passenger train was in the Park Avenue Tunnel in Manhattan this morning. The agency said trains on its Hudson, ...
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Metro-North asked NJ Transit not to cancel remaining express train

The Journal News | - 15 Aug 2018
PEARL RIVER - Metro-North officials asked NJ Transit to stop canceling the only remaining morning Pascack Valley Line express train, a request the Garden State agency has ignored. Instead, the train — which only makes stops in Rockland en route to ...
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Meet Metro-North's First-Ever Woman President

Westchester Magazine - 14 Aug 2018
What is the significance of becoming the first female president of Metro-North? The transportation industry is still male-dominated, so to be a leader in this corporation is particularly powerful. I think it sends the right message to women who are ...
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Weekend work on Metro-North rails means buses for riders

Times Herald-Record - 17 Aug 2018
PORT JERVIS - Metro-North Railroad will substitute buses for trains between Port Jervis and Harriman this weekend, starting at 11 p.m. Friday and continuing through 7 p.m. Sunday. The substitution will permit maintenance crews to replace wooden ties on ...
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Schumer hits out at MTA, Metro-North on late safety tech

The Journal News | - 31 Jul 2018
NEW ROCHELLE - At the very least, Sen. Charles Schumer wants to know when Metro-North plans on being finished installing the safety technology known as positive train control. Monday morning, Schumer called on the railroad to abandon plans disclosed ...
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Metro-North faces deadline on train-safety system

CT Post - 25 Jul 2018
Catherine Rinaldi, president of the Metro-North Railroad, said federal regulations require that all U.S. railroads have PTC hardware installed, employees trained, radio spectrum acquired and a segment of the railroad operating in a PTC service ...
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Police activity causes Metro-North delays in Fairfield

Laredo Morning Times - 10 Aug 2018
FAIRFIELD — Police activity near the Southport train station caused delays Metro-North rails Friday morning. Metro North announced the delays up to 30 minutes.around 8 a.m. after an incident in the vicinity of Southport. It took nearly an hour for ...
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Power problems, fallen tree causes Metro-North delays

CT Post - 22 Jul 2018
Riders on Metro-North experienced delays Sunday morning because of a fallen tree, power outages and other problems. The New Haven Line was operating on schedule for about 20 minutes after delays earlier Sunday morning, but weather-related ...
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Power, circuit problems delay Metro-North trains

The Journal News | - 25 Jul 2018
Power and circuit problems delayed some Metro-North Railroad trains during this morning's commute. New Haven Line trains traveling between Mount Vernon East and Larchmont were because of power issues, while Harlem Line trains were delayed ...

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