Here We Go Again - No Roosevelt Island F Train Service From Manhattan This Weekend, Roosevelt Island Tram Operating On Rush Hour Schedule This Weekend From 7 AM To 10 PM - Resident Asks For Extending Tram Weekday Rush Hour Schedule To 11 PM Too
According to the MTA:
F Jamaica-bound trains run via the M from 47-50 Sts to Roosevelt AvThe Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC) adds:
Weekend, 11:45 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon, Apr 22 - 25
F trains run express from Queens Plaza to Roosevelt Av.
No Jamaica-bound service at 57 St, Lexington Av/63 St, Roosevelt Island and 21 St-Queensbridge.
The MTA has issued a weekend service advisory for the F train, which may affect travel plans. The Tram will run on a rush hour schedule from 7:00 AM until 10:00 PM to accommodate any increase in traffic. Please plan your travel accordingly and visit mta.info/weekender or call 511 for more information.A Roosevelt Island resident tweets that the Tram should also extend it's weekday rush hour schedule to 11 PM because of overcrowding too.
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It's a good idea. RIOC should do it.@Rooseveltisland It's time the tram extends its rush hour service, 8:30pm-9pm even 11pm it's still packed. Commuters getting left behind.— Stephen Ward (@Traintheworld1) April 21, 2016