MTA, LIRR 9/11 security upgrade delayed

The MTA’s post-9/11 plan to increase security throughout the system, including at Long Island Rail Road stations, is nearly a decade behind schedule and will cost at least $700 million more than originally projected, according to a state report due out on Wednesday, June 11, 2014. Newsday file footage 2012, 2014. (Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)