COMMUTER ALERT: Weekend work on No. 7 train

October 11, 2013 3:47:38 AM PDT
There will be no No. 7 trains running between Queensboro Plaza and Times Square this weekend.

Crews are installing a modern automated signal system.

Service between Queens and Manhattan will be suspended from 11:45 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Monday, and the work will repeat for the remaining weekends in October, as well as two weekends in November.

There will be alternative service on the E, F, N and Q trains and shuttle buses. The Times Square shuttle will be in operation throughout the weekend.