Friday, August 26, 2016

Oh Crap, No Roosevelt Island F Train Service From Manhattan This Weekend - RIOC Will Run Both Tram Cabins 7 AM - 10 PM But Expect Very Crowded Trams

According to the MTA:
F Jamaica-bound trains are rerouted via the E after 47-50 Sts to Roosevelt Av

Weekend, 11:45 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon, Aug 26 - 29

No Jamaica-bound service at 57 St, Lexington Av/63 St, Roosevelt Island and 21 St-Queensbridge.
The Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC) adds:
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 or call 511 for more information.

For electronic updates on F Train service, sign up for MTA Alerts at
Expect very crowded Trams this weekend.

Oh Crap.