Additional trains pull in to L stations

Nearly 100 additional trains are now pulling in to L stations in an effort to ease overcrowding on the popular subway line. Officials say that 98 weekly round trips have been added to the schedule,

News 12 Staff

Jun 11, 2012, 1:08 PM

Updated 4,325 days ago

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Additional trains pull in to L stations
Nearly 100 additional trains are now pulling in to L stations in an effort to ease overcrowding on the popular subway line.
Officials say that 98 weekly round trips have been added to the schedule, with a train coming in every three minutes during morning commutes. Midday and weekend L trains will also arrive a minute and a half earlier than they used to.
Straphangers say they hope the changes are effective in reducing their wait and travel times.
The added services will cost the MTA about $1.7 million more each year.


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