Chauncey St/Broadway
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Chauncey Street is a typical Broadway (Brooklyn) elevated renovated local station, it has two side platforms with the middle express track bypassing it. The station has one exit, with two staircases down to the street (on either side of Broadway), not at the Namesake Street, but Rockaway Avenue, one the eastern end of the platforms with a small station house below the tracks. There are also emergency exits from each platform at the western end of the platforms down to Chauncey St. It is currently a 'Z' Skip-Stop station.

Art For Transit at Gates

Arts For Transit at Chauncey Street

El-Views, 2002, Faceted glass in mezzanine windows and platform windscreens
By Maria Dominguez

A metal Gates Av Station sign on the windscreen.
24 July, 2008
Looking down towards the back of the Manhattan-bound platform at Gates Avenue, all that is on this end of the station is an Emergency Exit with a sign saying to exit at other end of platform.
24 July, 2008
A Manhattan-bound train of R42s leave Gates Av, the rear car's sign saying 'Z' but it is really running as a local J since skip-stop is peak direction rush hours only
24 July, 2008
Another view down the platforms boring windscreens at Gates Ave.
24 July, 2008
Looking across at a station sign on the Queens-bound platform at Gates Ave and a stop here sign for 8, 4, and 6 car R42 trains.
24 July, 2008
A view outside of the station house at a High Exit Gate that allows passengers to leave trains without walking into the station house.
24 July, 2008
An entrance staircase to the Gates Avenue Station.
24 July, 2008
A R32 J train fades off into the distance
A R160 Z train approaches in Skip-Stop Service
A R160 Z train enters
The doors open on a R160 Z train at Gates since its a Z stop
<-Next stop Halsey Street
<-Next stop Gates Av
<-Next stop Broadway Jct

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[1] Pierre-Pierre, Garry "Last Click for Token-Only Turnstiles," The New York Times, May 14, 1997. Online edition (accessed 2 January, 2010)


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