DITMARS — Next stop, peace and quiet.
Residents who live near the Astoria-Ditmars Boulevard subway station will be getting a reprieve from the grind of train noise with a special so
Trains that are switching directions at the stop, the last on the N and Q lines, operate their emergency brakes — a noise so loud it'
The MTA will install "noise dampers," on all the cars of the N and Q trains to help muffle the noi
The lawmaker said he complained to the MTA about the sound in a letter last year. The agency responded by doing an inspection of the N/Q line,
"This deafening noise has been scaring little kids, startling our senior citizens and damaging our eardrums for too long," he said.