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Maplewood station

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Coordinates: 40°43′52″N 74°16′32″W / 40.73111°N 74.27556°W / 40.73111; -74.27556

Maplewood is a New Jersey Transit station in Maplewood, New Jersey along the Morris and Essex (formerly Erie Lackawanna) rail line. It is the sole railroad station in Maplewood and is located at the heart of its shopping and business district.

Maplewood
Maplewood Station - March 2015.jpg
Maplewood station in March 2015.
Owned by New Jersey Transit
Line(s)
Platforms 1 side platform and 1 island platform
Tracks 3
Construction
Bicycle facilities Lockers and racks
Other information
Fare zone 6
History
Rebuilt 1901–1903[1]
Traffic
Passengers (2012) 3,095 (average weekday)[2]
Services
Preceding station   NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Rail   Following station
toward Gladstone
Gladstone Branch
toward Hackettstown
Morristown Line
  Former services  
Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
toward Buffalo
Main Line
toward Hoboken

Station layoutEdit

 
Connecting tunnel between tracks
 
Station house

Parking is available in a small lot just to the east of the station on the eastbound side (Lot 1) and a lot one block west of the station on the westbound side (Lot 4). There are also several signed areas along nearby streets, referred to as Lots 2 and 3.

Parking is restricted to Maplewood residents with permits from 6:00-9:00am on weekdays or non-permit holders for a $3 fee. At all other times, parking is free of charge, but overnight parking is not allowed. Bicycle lockers are also provided.

The station has two low-level platforms connected by a tunnel. Not all trains stop at this station, and trains may pass through the station on any track.

Ground/
platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Track 3 Morristown Line toward Dover or Hackettstown (Millburn)
Gladstone Branch toward Gladstone (Millburn)
Track 1 Morristown Line toward Dover or Hackettstown (Millburn)
Gladstone Branch toward Gladstone (Millburn)
Morristown Line and Gladstone Branch toward Hoboken or New York (South Orange)
Island platform, doors will open on the left or right
Track 2 Morristown Line and Gladstone Branch toward Hoboken or New York (South Orange)
Street level Station building, ticket machines, parking
B Underpass Walkway between platforms and station building

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Taber, Thomas Townsend; Taber, Thomas Townsend III (1980). The Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad in the Twentieth Century. 1. Muncy, PA: Privately printed. p. 90. ISBN 0-9603398-2-5. 
  2. ^ "QUARTERLY RIDERSHIP TRENDS ANALYSIS" (PDF). New Jersey Transit. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 27, 2012. Retrieved January 4, 2013. 

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