Silver Lake station is a surface station in Belleville, New Jersey on the City Subway Line of the Newark Light Rail, and the southernmost one on the line outside of the city of Newark. It is located at 208 Heckel Street (a dead end street), intersects with Franklin Street, and lies alongside trackage owned by Norfolk Southern. The station was built in 2002 on the site of a former station owned by the New York and Greenwood Lake Railway, a subsidiary of the Erie Railroad.

Silver Lake
Silver Lake Station.jpg
The Silver Lake station as seen from the inbound platform.
Location208 Heckel Street
Belleville, New Jersey
Coordinates40°46′49″N 74°10′49″W / 40.7803°N 74.1804°W / 40.7803; -74.1804Coordinates: 40°46′49″N 74°10′49″W / 40.7803°N 74.1804°W / 40.7803; -74.1804
Owned byNew Jersey Transit
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
ConnectionsNJT Bus NJT Bus: 27, 90
Construction
Disabled accessYes
History
Opened2002
Electrified750 V (DC) overhead lines
Services
Preceding station NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Following station
Grove Street
Terminus
Grove Street – Newark Penn Branch Brook Park
Former services
Preceding station Erie Railroad Following station
Bloomfield Avenue Orange Branch Forest Hill
Terminus

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