Second Avenue Subway Opens: Updates
By Emma Fitzsimmons, Emily Palmer, Noah Remnick, Daniel Slotnik and Jonathan Wolfe
The New York Times | January 1, 2017
"Introducing the Second Avenue Subway" (11:31)
Metropolitan Transportation Authority | 1/1/2017
A wonderful video that covers the history, the planning, the construction and the artwork of what is the Second Avenue Subway in New York City.
Here's a collection of notable stories, videos, and pictures from today's start of Revenue Service for Phase 1 of the project.
Photos: @NYGovCuomo and Chairman Prendergast rode the first train in regular service on the #2ndAveSubway today. https://t.co/H8Butudi2Z— MTA (@MTA) January 1, 2017
"New Subway Smell: Second Avenue Subway Opens On New Year's Day"
By Scott Heins | Gothamist | January 1, 2017
"The First Day in the Life of the Second Avenue Subway"
By Jen Kirby | New York Magazine | January 1, 2017
The first incident on the new line.
#ServiceAlert: Due an earlier incident at 72 St, Q train service has resumed with delays.— NYCT Subway (@NYCTSubway) January 1, 2017
"Second Avenue Subway Opens" (1:41)
WNYC | January 1, 2017
Here's a listing of the recent additions
to the right-hand column of The Launch Box:
"NYC's Second Avenue Subway Set To Open After Decades Of Delays"
By Craig Melvin | TODAY | December 30, 2016
"Second Avenue Subway's Arrival Brings Fear That Rents Will Soar"
By Emma Fitzsimmons | The New York Times | December 30, 2016
"Second Avenue Subway Ringing In New Year With Party"
By Sarah Maslin | The New York Times | December 29, 2016
"A Long Wait for the Second Avenue Subway, but Worth It"
By Emma Fitzsimmons | The New York Times | December 28, 2016
"Gov. Cuomo to take inaugural ride of Second Ave. subway on New Year's Eve"
By Dan Rivoli | Daily News | December 27, 2016