From the MTA:
Recognizing the shifting transportation needs of New Yorkers, the MTA is boosting bus service throughout the five boroughs.
Beginning Sunday, January 6, bus customers will benefit from a varied combination of service additions and extensions on several routes citywide as outlined in the MTA’s Service Enhancement Plan, released in July, 2012.
The enhancements will take effect on two dates.
Sunday, January 6, 2013 Service Restorations and Enhancements:
Q24 Restore extension from Broadway Junction to Bushwick Avenue via Broadway
Q27 Provide new overnight service from Horace Harding Expressway to Cambria Heights via Springfield Blvd
Q30* Provide new branch to Queensborough Community College
Q36 Extend alternate trips from Jamaica Avenue to Little Neck via Little Neck Parkway (This restores weekday service along route of previous Q79 route.)
Q42* Restore midday service from Jamaica Center to St. Albans via Archer Avenue
*The Q30 and Q42 are weekday only, so they are being introduced on Monday, January 7.