The Community Reacts


Rockaway Residents Talk Transportation post Hurricane Sandy
After Hurricane Sandy crippled transportation options for residents of the Rockaway peninsula, talk of a new train line raises interest and concerns for residents of the area. Produced by Anne Lagamayo.



Residents React: Rego Park to Ozone Park
The future of the Rockaway Beach Branch rail line affects residents from Rego Park in the north out to Rockaway Beach in the south. Queens residents speak out on what they believe is best for the abandoned railway’s future. Produced by Tiffany Camhi, Laura Lorenzetti and Candace Sheppard.



Getting to Work: Commuting in Queens
The fate of the Rockaway Beach Branch rail line affects Queens commuters too. Considering how residents in community districts 6, 9, 10 and 14 get to work now, how would a new greenway or a revitalized rail line affect your commute? Produced by Matt Surrusco.



Explore the Line
Discover the history of the railway and other Greenway projects in our multimedia features.


The Line: Our Stories
Read about The Future of the Railway to discover the options for the abandoned tracks.