Alex Goldmark is a senior producer in the newsroom for New Tech City and Transportation Nation.
Amtrak to Restore NYC Train Service Friday
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 05:18 PM
Until then, train travelers heading south need to get themselves to Newark where Amtrak service cuts off until New Haven, Conn. On Friday, regional service will run, but not the Acela. A schedule will be released Thursday.
Amtrak is still pumping water from tunnels under the Hudson river and running modified service on 10 routes with three lines canceled.
The Northeast corridor is the busiest rail corridor in the nation. More travelers use the train between New York and Boston and Nwe York and Washington than all airlines combined.