Date: Apr 30, 2008
Press Release Number: 41-2008
PATH service between 33rd Street and the Journal Square and Hoboken stations will be suspended in both directions through this evening due to signal and power cable damage caused by a small manhole fire east of the Christopher Street Station earlier today. There were no injuries.
PATH stations at 33rd Street, 23rd Street, 14th Street, 9th Street and Christopher Street stations will be closed this evening.
PATH will operate regular service on its Newark-to-World Trade Center and Hoboken-to-World Trade Center lines, and also will operate between Journal Square and Hoboken stations.
NJ Transit will cross-honor PATH tickets at Penn Station New York and Penn Station Newark. PATH passengers also can use the New York City subway system to pick up PATH service at the World Trade Center Station.
PATH users can receive updates on operations on their PDA, cell phone, pager, or PC by signing up for PATHAlerts at www.paalerts.com/alertsignup.aspx.
An update will be provided when normal operations resume.