Plans Languish for Overhaul of NYC's Penn Station

"The busiest passenger train station in the United States is a 1960s-era, utilitarian labyrinth in the basement of a basketball arena," writes Verena Dobnik of the Associated Press. "Two civic groups, the Regional Plan Association and Municipal Art Society, say the dingy, cramped and aging basement station can expand and modernize only if the Garden moves, along with its supporting columns that reach down to the train level." Read more