MTA, NJ Transit service running with some delays after snowstorm

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Thursday, December 17, 2020
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NEW YORK (WABC) -- Mass transit agencies are getting back on track following the winter storm.

Here is the latest information:

As of 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 17, services of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) were operating well following the aftermath of a winter storm.

New York City Transit

Subways and buses are operating on weekday schedules with scattered delays. Buses are operating with a few isolated reroutings in Staten Island, Queens and the Bronx due to weather conditions.

Long Island Rail Road

The Long Island Rail Road is operating on an enhanced weekend schedule with occasion weather-related delays.

Metro-North Railroad

Metro-North is operating its normal weekday schedule with scattered weather-related delays. Hudson Line service was briefly disrupted by a fallen tree near Greystone but service resumed at approximately 8:30 a.m.

MTA Bridges and Tunnels

Due to wind conditions, empty tractor trailers, tandem, piggyback, dual and multiple trailers are prohibited through 4 p.m. at the Robert F. Kennedy, Verrazzano-Narrows, Throgs Neck, Bronx-Whitestone, Marine Parkway and Cross Bay Bridges. The ban will be lifted earlier if officials deem it safe to do so. MTA Bridges and Tunnels is asking motorists to drive at slower speeds and with caution.

NJ Transit

Rail and bus service has resumed.

NYC Ferry

NYC Ferry service has resumed on all routes.

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LaGuardia Airport

Newark Airport

JFK Airport



Metro-North Railroad


NJ Transit

NYC Ferry Services

Connecticut Commuter Rail (Shore Line East)



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