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As Federal Funds Put Second Ave. Subway Extension on Express Track, Displacement Looms for Locals

The Biden administration’s injection of billions into local infrastructure has state and transit officials tooting horns about the Q line’s uptown run. But some residents along the route say they’re trying to avoid getting railroaded out of the neighborhood.

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MTA Inches Forward on Plan to Grab Property for Second Avenue Subway

The transit officials have begun acquiring over a dozen properties. But potentially displaced residents likely have been given a reprieve by the agency’s financial collapse.

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Group Wants to Shed More Light on MTA Budget Busters

When MTA officials got rid of quarterly reports last year, they made it much harder to hold them accountable for cost overruns, watchdog group says.

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Catching Up With New Yorkers You Met in THE CITY

Here’s the latest on some folks who lived tales of hope, adversity and change during an eventful 2019. They have more stories to tell.

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Public Should Get More Time for Say on MTA Plans: Audit

The transit agency should give public and board 45 days to weigh in on major proposals, audit recommends. That didn’t happen with new $51.5B plan.

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Second Avenue Subway Escalators Fail to Rise: Report

In the newest stations in the system, only three of 32 escalators met reliability goals, an MTA inspector general report obtained by THE CITY found.

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‘Imminent’ Domain: Uncertain Second Ave. Subway Plans Put Locals on Edge

Many in East Harlem are just realizing that early MTA plans to build new Second Avenue stations require displacing hundreds of people.


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