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Around LI : LIRR substation upgrade finished

Jan 01, 2019 - Newsday (New York)

Officials with the Long Island Rail Road announced they have completed renovations to the Port Washington electrical substation at Davis and Bayles avenues.

LIRR officials said last Thursday  the new substation comes with enough power to accommodate new service to Grand Central Terminal in New York City starting in 2022, when the service is scheduled to start. The LIRR started working on the Port Washington substation in October 2016. The new substation replaces a 30-year-old substation ...