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N, R trains suspended overnight in parts of Brooklyn

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The maintenance and repair program called FasTrack is being expanded to Brooklyn.

Starting Monday, May 6- Friday, May 10, service will be suspended at Fourth Ave. on the N and R lines between 95th Street and 36th Street.

N trains will be rerouted via the D in both directions between Stillwell Ave. and 36th St.

The suspension will begin at 10 pm and run until 5 am, says the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.

Shuttle trains and shuttle buses will be available for travelers.

The MTA says the FasTrack program has saved the agency $16.7M by allowing crews to work overnight on week days uninterrupted as opposed to working on weekends and shutting down service as had been the custom.

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