The Nassau Boulevard Bridge is the fifth major bridge or grade crossing project to be completed over the past 17 weeks along the LIRR’s Main Line, as part of the LIRR Expansion Project.
Watch a quick time-lapse video of the installation – narrated by MTA’s Chief Development Officer Janno Lieber
On June 1-2, the MTA replaced the LIRR’s Cherry Lane Bridge in Carle Place, and on Aug. 17-18, crews added a new bridge over South Tyson Avenue in Floral Park. On July 20-21, crews placed a new bridge over Urban Avenue in New Cassel, replacing a previous an at-grade crossing, and on Aug. 24-25, crews placed a new bridge at the previous railroad crossing at Covert Avenue in New Hyde Park.
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For any questions or comments about this specific project element, or any work related to the LIRR Expansion Project, please don’t hesitate to contact us through the project’s 24-hour Hotline at 516.203.4955 or email us at CommunityOutreach@LIRRexpansion.com.
Photo Credit: MTA