Penn Station expansion will make getting to NYC easier, Cuomo says

A long-awaited plan to build addition south of Penn Station New York, adding more tracks and platforms, will form a mega-station complex in mid-Manhattan, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday.

“Regional Plan Association applauds Governor Cuomo’s announcement today to expand the tracks and platforms at Penn Station by extending it to the south, said Tom Wright, RPA president and CEO. “Overhauling and unifying the Penn Station complex was a key recommendation in our Fourth Regional Plan and today’s announcement is a great step for the future prosperity of the entire metropolitan region.”