Monday, January 28, 2013
Work is still being done to resume service on the WTC to Hoboken line.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced on Monday that round-the-clock service has been restored on the WTC to Newark line. The WTC to Hoboken line remains out of service, but construction is ongoing, the Port Authority announced. "Crews continue to work around-the-clock to return weekday Hoboken to World Trade Center service and weekend service between Newark and the World Trade Center," the press release stated. "Those are the final segments of service yet to be restored." The Exchange Place and World Trade Center Stations remain closed weekends from 10 p.m. Fridays through 5 a.m. Mondays during the month of February. This measure is to allow crews uninterrupted time to complete necessary repairs.
Saturday, January 5, 2013
The Newark to World Trade Center line is running. Free shuttles will take Hoboken passengers to Newport.
PATH service to and from Hoboken is suspended on Saturday Jan. 5 and Sunday Jan. 6, according to an announcement from the Port Authority. Service is suspended to speed up the construction that will resume round the clock service on all PATH lines. Besides New Year's Eve, round the clock service has been suspended since Hurricane Sandy hit late October. No announcement was made yet about the Hoboken to World Trade Center line. Service between Journal Square and 33rd Street, including Hoboken, will resume on Monday Jan. 7 at 5 a.m. This week the Port Authority announced that 24/7 service could resume in about seven days.
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Trains will be tested soon at the Hoboken location, according to the Port Authority.
The Hoboken PATH station is scheduled to reopen on Wednesday for service to midtown Manhattan, according to an announcement from the City of Hoboken. Service will start at 5 a.m. and will operate seven days a week between 5 a.m. till 10 p.m. The restoration of 24/7 PATH service is expected by the end of the year in time for New Year’s Eve. Direct PATH service between Hoboken and the World Trade Center remains several weeks away pending ongoing repairs. “The reopening of the Hoboken PATH station is a tremendous relief for our commuters and local businesses,” said Mayor Dawn Zimmer in a press release. The announcement follows a promising tweet from the Port Authority on Monday: "Around-the-clock weekend work moved #PATH closer to HOB service…