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Governor Cuomo Announces Double Track Milestone Toward Improving Ronkonkoma Branch Service Construction of New Track Connecting Ronkonkoma to Farmingdale Begins
Aug29

Governor Cuomo Announces Double Track Milestone Toward Improving Ronkonkoma Branch Service Construction of New Track Connecting Ronkonkoma to Farmingdale Begins

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that MTA Long Island Rail Road has reached an important milestone to improve service on the busy Ronkonkoma Branch. Workers began installing the first sections of rail on the $388 million Double Track Project, which will build a second track over an 18-mile stretch between Farmingdale and Ronkonkoma stations. “Today, we take action to help alleviate congestion on one of the Long Island...

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LIRR Adds First Tracks in Double Track Project
Aug28

LIRR Adds First Tracks in Double Track Project

LIRR added this week the first tracks being positioned on the north side of the 1st track.  This project will go from Ronkonkoma to Farmingdale in an effort to Enhance services during rush hours and when disable tracks are blocking the track.  The Ronkonkoma Hub Project is also a primary reason for the 2nd track.  The Ronkonkoma Station will also be known as the Gateway to Eastern Long Island or...

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Suffolk County Police today arrested a man for tampering with several red light cameras in Ronkonkoma
Aug25

Suffolk County Police today arrested a man for tampering with several red light cameras in Ronkonkoma

  Suffolk County Police today arrested a man for tampering with several red light cameras in Ronkonkoma. Sixth Precinct Crime Section officers received anonymous tips regarding a social media video post that showed a man tampering with red light cameras in Ronkonkoma. Using an expandable pole, the man pushed the cameras to point towards the sky so that they would not capture violators. After an investigation, officers identified...

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Town of Brookhaven Planning Board Meeting – Ronkonkoma Hub Project
Aug21

Town of Brookhaven Planning Board Meeting – Ronkonkoma Hub Project

The Lake Ronkonkoma Civic Organization is reporting that on Monday, August 17th, the Brookhaven Town Planning Board held a hearing related to the Ronkonkoma Hub project.  The hearing was regarding Phase 1 of the project:  “Demolition of all existing structures and construction of 489 rental units consisting of 9 studios, 238 one-bedroom, 227 two-bedroom and 15 three-bedroom units consistent with the Town Board adopted Form Based code,...

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Living Ronkonkoma Is Introduced To The Comuunity
Aug18

Living Ronkonkoma Is Introduced To The Comuunity

Starting in September, Living Ronkonkoma on Facebook and it’s own website will be interacting with the community like never...

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Hand Grenade With Pin Intact Found In Lake Ronkonkoma Water
Aug10

Hand Grenade With Pin Intact Found In Lake Ronkonkoma Water

August 10th 2015, Suffolk County Police are reporting a hand granade with the pin intact was found by children swimming in the water at the Michael P. Murphy Park in Lake Ronkonkoma , Brookhaven...

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