State: LIRR to provide 2 trains for Islanders games at Belmont Park

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In a plan posted online, the state says the Long Island Rail Road has agreed to provide "two trains" for Islanders games and other events at the proposed Belmont Park arena.

News 12 was told that the trains would run from Jamaica station to Elmont.

It also says the state and the LIRR will look into a full-time train station at Belmont to meet the needs of commuters and residents.

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