Grove Street station (Newark Light Rail)

Grove Street station is the northern terminus station on the Newark City Subway Line of the Newark Light Rail. It is located at Grove Street (Essex CR 509) in Bloomfield, New Jersey just north of Bloomfield Avenue,[1] along Norfolk Southern's Orange Line, which continues westward beyond the station, and was once part of the New York and Greenwood Lake Railway, a subsidiary of Erie Railroad. A 160 space park and ride lot is located one block from the station.[2]

Grove Street
Grove Street Station - April 2015.jpg
The Grove Street station in April 2015.
Location224 Grove Street
Bloomfield, New Jersey, 07003
Coordinates40°46′49″N 74°11′16″W / 40.7804°N 74.1879°W / 40.7804; -74.1879Coordinates: 40°46′49″N 74°11′16″W / 40.7804°N 74.1879°W / 40.7804; -74.1879
Owned byNew Jersey Transit
Platforms1 Island platform
Tracks4
ConnectionsNJT Bus NJT Bus: 90
(in front of station)
11, 28, 29, 72
(on Bloomfield Avenue)
Construction
Disabled accessYes
History
Opened2002
Electrified750 V (DC) Overhead lines
Services
Preceding station NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Following station
Terminus Grove Street – Newark Penn Silver Lake
Former services
Preceding station Erie Railroad Following station
Prospect Street-East Orange Orange Branch Silver Lake

TransfersEdit

  • New Jersey Transit buses: 11, 28, 29, 72, 90 NOTE: All buses except for the 90 stop on Bloomfield Avenue.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Grove Street". New Jersey Transit.
  2. ^ "Two new stations to open on the Newark city subway". New Jersey Transit. 2002.