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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

This weekend, late Friday evening, July 27 to early Monday morning, July 30, there will be no overnight 3 train service in either direction, but 2 trains should be running normally and will make all 3 stops to and from Franklin Avenue. Otherwise, there are no planed service changes this weekend that directly affect service […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

From 9:45 PM Friday, July 20 to 5:30 AM Monday, July 23 Brooklyn bound F trains will be diverted to the A/C line between 50th Street in Manhattan and Jay Street-MetroTech, so no service from Manhattan to York Street, or from the LES stops on the F. To get to Brooklyn from them, take a […]

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Heights Streets, Milled Weeks Ago, to be Paved This Week

On June 22 we warned that certain streets in Brooklyn Heights were to be milled, and then repaved, during the following week. The milling got done, but the repaving is taking longer. So far, Poplar, Schermerhorn, and Willow streets, as well as Monroe Place, have been repaved. The Brooklyn Heights Association has notified us that […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

It’s been a while since we’ve had a true “green light” weekend, one with no planned subway service changes directly affecting service at any local stations, but this coming weekend — Friday evening, July 13 to Monday morning, July 16, is one. Be on the alert, though, for unplanned changes, especially on the 2/3 line […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

From 9:30 PM Friday, July 6 to 5:00 AM Monday, July 9 there will be no service in either direction at York Street in DUMBO, as F trains are being re-routed to the Q line to facilitate work on those pesky signal problems. D trains are being re-routed to the A/C line, so extra service […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

With 2 and 3 service restored this weekend (Friday evening, June 28 to Monday morning, July 2), we now have a suspension of 4 service in both directions (and, as is normal, no 5 service) this weekend. 2 and 3 trains will provide service to and from Manhattan, and 3 trains will provide service to […]

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Many Brooklyn Heights Streets to be Milled and Paved Next Week

Brooklyn Community Board 2 has advised us that many Brooklyn Heights streets are scheduled for milling and repaving during daytime hours next week. The schedule is: Remsen Street from the Promenade entrance to Clinton Street: Monday, June 25 and Tuesday, June 26. Monroe Place, College Place, Love Lane, and Willow Street: Tuesday, June 26. Middagh […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Hallelujah! While there will still be no 2 or 3 service in either direction at Clark Street or Borough Hall (with 4 and 5 trains providing alternate service from Manhattan and to and from destinations further in Brooklyn) from late night Friday, June 22 through Saturday, June 23, full 2 and 3 service will be […]

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The Subway Is Going to Pieces

Literally. The sky is falling. Multiple news outlets reported yesterday that a piece of the ceiling over the 4/5 platform at Borough Hall simply fell at around 3pm on Wednesday. @NYCTSubway I heard a loud bang, I turn around, and a part of the ceiling COLLAPSED. This was on the Manhattan bound 4/5 train platform […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

If we’re to believe the MTA, this will be the last weekend (late Friday evening, June 15 to early Monday morning, June 18) that post-Sandy repair work closes the tunnels connecting the 2 and 3 lines between Brooklyn and Manhattan, meaning there is no service in either direction at Clark Street or at the 2/3 […]

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