Metro-North Commuters To Feel More Pain On Morning Commute

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Metro-North will only be able to accommodate about one-third of the regular ridership on the New Haven line for Thursday’s commute and for the foreseeable future due to a power problem that crippled service on Wednesday, the agency announced.

The commuter rail will offer limited bus and train service for the New Haven line starting on Thursday morning, Metro-North said.

New Haven line tickets will continue to be cross-honored on the Harlem line as a result of the power issue.

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Bus service will be provided on the Waterbury branch and limited shuttle train service will operate on the Danbury and New Canaan branches.

Beginning Thursday, Metro-North announced the following modified schedule:

AM Peak Service

To Grand Central

From New Haven to Stamford train service will be provided every 20-30 minutes and will connect with:

  • Limited diesel train service from Stamford operating directly to Harlem-125th Street and Grand Central Terminal
  • Limited local train service every 20-30 minutes from Stamford through Rye Stations; connecting with express bus service to White Plains Station for Harlem line train service to Grand Central

From Harrison to Grand Central Terminal service ………..

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