Several subway lines will have service changes between Friday, March 1, and Monday, March 4, 2013, the MTA warns.
Travelers on the 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, C, D, E, F, G, M, N, Q, R, and S lines.
The MTA said that the changes are necessary because of capital construction work on the subway system. The work is part of its ongoing capital rebuilding efforts to upgrade and maintain tracks, stations, and signal systems, the agency said.
Subway, bus, and commuter rail fares and bridge and tunnel tolls go up this weekend.
A car crashed into a building on 2nd Avenue and East 4th Street in the East Village on Wednesday morning. At least eight people were injured, three in serious condition, according to FDNY officials.
A car jumped the curb on 2nd Avenue and East 4th Street in the East Village on Wednesday morning injuring eight people. Witnesses say the Nissan was traveling at a high speed before it took out the store front, trees, bicycles, a light post and a fire hydrant.
Riders should anticipate some changes but "near normal" service on the Long Island Rail Road for the morning rush. Crews have been working to repair tracks and switches after Monday's derailment.