Metro-North will be adding 230 new trains this spring, many of which will be on Westchester’s Hudson and Harlem lines. Continue reading
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Extra holiday service has been scheduled by MTA Metro-North, beginning today when the Hudson Line will have three added afternoon outbound departures and the Harlem Line will have five.
The extra Hudson runs will be between 1:45 p.m. and 5:22 p.m. and the extra Harlem ones will be from 1:45 p.m. through 5:59 p.m.
An added departure from Grand Central Terminal on the Harlem Line is set for Saturday at 10:45 p.m. to bring home viewers of the Macy’s July Fourth fireworks in Manhattan.
Friday will have a regular weekday schedule and Sunday will be a regular Sunday.
Metro-North ridership has broken 80 million for the first time. The Associated Press reports this morning that the New Haven line accounts for about 46 percent of the total, with the rest on the Harlem and Hudson lines. Continue reading