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MTA's weekend watch

It's going to be an easy weekend on the rails, unless you're taking the D train.

Brooklyn Daily

It won’t be a bad a weekend on the rails out all out there, folks, so those of you who’ve already used up your vacation time or money (or both) should have an enjoyable staycation.

All changes are from Saturday, Aug. 4 at 12:01 am to Monday, Aug. 6 at 5 am unless otherwise noted:

D: Manhattan-bound trains are rerouted via the N line from Stillwell Avenue to 36th Street from 4 pm on Saturday to 10 pm on Sunday. Manhattan-bound trains run express from 36th Street to Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center and skip DeKalb Avenue from midnight to 6:30 am on Saturday and Sunday, and from midnight to 5 am on Monday.

M: Service is suspended from 4 pm on Saturday to 10 pm on Sunday. Take the shuttle between Myrtle Avenue and Metropolitan Avenue.

Q: Manhattan-bound trains are rerouted onto the R line from DeKalb Avenue to Canal Street. Coney Island-bound trains will run express from Prospect Park to Sheepshead Bay from 11:30 pm on Friday to 5 am on Monday.

R: No shuttle trains between 59th Street and 36th Street from midnight to 6:30 am on Saturday and Sunday and from midnight to 5 am on Monday.

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Information courtesy of New York City Transit — and is accurate at press time. Community Newspaper Group is not responsible for last-minute changes made by the agency.

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