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The Queens District Attorney has joined the investigation on overtime abuse by MTA and LIRR workers. This could result in criminal charges against those employees.

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MTA chairman Patrick Foye wants an internal investigation into excessive overtime pay after reports from an Albany watchdog group.

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A lawsuit claims the Long Island Rail Road violated the Americans with Disabilities Act when it didn’t install elevators at stations planned for infrastructure upgrades.

State Budget Imposes New Demands On LIRR Service

Apr 3, 2019
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The New York State budget approved Monday requires the Long Island Rail Road to change the way it measures on-time performance, after the commuter railway reported its worst year in decades.

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A congestion pricing plan for New York City is likely to pass the State Assembly. A portion of that money could fund Long Island Rail Road and Metro North improvements.