End of 24-hour subways needed for health of system, RPA says

Experts are predicting that the days are numbered for 24/7 subway service in the city that never sleeps.

The MTA and the Port Authority must execute sweeping operational, governing and construction reforms to meet economic and population demands, according to the Fourth Regional Plan, an epochal report from the nonprofit Regional Plan Association that offers detailed urban planning ideas for the tristate area over the next several decades.

The plan, published Thursday, calls for a wholesale restructuring of the construction of megaprojects such as the Second Avenue subway, billed as the most expensive subway project in the world.

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