01/27/2009 12:00AM

Hearing Wednesday on Belmont train service


A public hearing on the Metropolitan Transit Authority's proposal to shut down Long Island Rail Road service to Belmont Park - except on Belmont Stakes Day - will be held Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge, 333 Adams St. in Brooklyn.

Attendees may sign up to speak by calling (212) 878-7483 or sign up when they arrive at the hearing. People may also send written testimony to Douglas Sussman, MTA's director of community affairs, at 347 Madison Ave., NY, NY 10017.

Comments may also be made at .