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GLADSTONE BRANCH SERVICE ADJUSTMENT BETWEEN STIRLING AND SUMMIT ON SATURDAY

Substitute bus service to be provided

February 3, 2005
NJT-05-020

NEWARK, NJ - Train service between Stirling and Summit stations on the Gladstone Branch of the Morris & Essex Lines will be temporarily suspended on Saturday between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. During this time NJ TRANSIT will perform maintenance work on the Springfield Avenue Bridge in New Providence, and refurbish the track between the two stations.

Alternate shuttle bus service will be provided between Stirling and Summit and intermediate stations. Customers should present their train ticket, pass or seat check to the bus operator upon boarding. Buses will depart outside station buildings at scheduled train departure times.

Customers may visit www.njtransit.com or call 1 (800) 772-2222 for further assistance with their travel plans.

NJ TRANSIT is the nation's largest statewide public transportation system providing more than 752,600 daily trips on 240 bus routes, three light rail lines and 11 commuter rail lines. It is the third largest transit system in the country with 161 rail stations, 52 light rail stations and more than 17,000 bus stops linking major points in New Jersey, New York and Philadelphia.