MTA to conduct service study on G train

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has announced that it will conduct a major service study on the G train. Riders frequently complain about the line,

Riders have frequently complained over the inconsistent service and length of trains.

Riders have frequently complained over the inconsistent service and length of trains. (2/22/13)

BROOKLYN - The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has announced that it will conduct a major service study on the G train.

Riders frequently complain about the line, saying service is inconsistent. Another source of frustration is train size - the trains only have four cars, instead of the normal eight or 10 like other lines.

Riders would also like countdown clocks and improved PA systems.

A similar survey was conducted on the F and L trains that resulted in upgraded equipment and more service.

The MTA says the study should be completed by the end of summer.
 

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