Software Updates Necessitate Temporary Suspension of Digital Time Clocks
No 7 Train Service between 34 St-Hudson Yards and Queensboro Plaza This Weekend
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today advised customers of overnight weekend disruptions to real-time service information for the line, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 19 and Sunday, Nov. 20. During that time period, maintenance upgrades will be performed by MTA IT that require servers providing real-time data to countdown clocks, the MYmta app, and third-party mobile applications to be temporarily offline.
In addition, there will be no service between 34 St–Hudson Yards and Queensboro Plaza beginning Saturday, Nov. 19 from 12:15 a.m. until Monday, Nov. 21 at 5 a.m. trains will run in Queens between Flushing-Main St and Queensboro Plaza.
Free shuttle buses will run in two sections:
• In Queens between Queensboro Plaza and Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av
• In Manhattan between Times Sq-42 St and 34 St-Hudson Yards
trains will run via the to and from Astoria-Ditmars Blvd, providing additional service between Queens and Manhattan. The 42 Street Shuttle will run overnights. For service between Queens and Manhattan, customers are advised to take the or trains.