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LIGHT RAIL SERVICE SUSPENDED BETWEEN PAVONIA-NEWPORT AND HARSIMUS COVE ON WEEKENDS

September 12, 2007
NJT-07-096

NEWARK, NJ Starting on Saturday, September 15 and continuing through Sunday, October 14, Hudson-Bergen Light Rail service will be suspended on weekends between Pavonia-Newport and Harsimus Cove stations from 6 a.m. until 7 p.m. each day, due to construction activity adjacent to the tracks at the site of a future hotel.

Customers traveling during these periods are advised of the following:

  • Light rail trains will not operate between Pavonia-Newport and Harsimus Cove stations.
  • Light rail service will operate normally from all other stations in four segments:
    • Tonnelle Avenue Pavonia-Newport
    • Hoboken Pavonia-Newport
    • Harsimus Cove West Side Avenue
    • Harsimus Cove 22nd Street (Bayonne)
  • Customers may use free shuttle bus service to travel between Pavonia-Newport and Harsimus Cove stations, or they may walk the short distance between the stations.
  • In the event of inclement weather, construction may be canceled and normal service will operate.

For Hudson-Bergen Light Rail schedules, fares or information, visit www.njtransit.com or call 1-800-772-2222.