MTA Long Island Rail Road reminds customers planning to travel from Port Washington Station this weekend that the Haven Ave. commuter parking lot will be shut down so the LIRR can remove the closed Haven Avenue pedestrian overpass, shuttered since April for safety reasons.
The parking lot will be closed with commencement of work tonight at midnight and remain closed through Sunday night. The 48-hour parking lot closure is necessary due to the size of the pedestrian bridge being removed and the equipment required for accomplishing the task. The work will be completed and the parking lot reopened in time for the Monday morning rush. Train service is not scheduled to be impacted during the work. [Read more...]