Second Avenue Subway Cost Concerns Transit Experts

“There’s going to be a tremendous improvement once you flip the switch,” said Richard Barone, the vice president of transportation at the Regional Plan Association, on Phase I’s opening. “It’ll bring great goodwill for the MTA — which they deserve. But the momentum of this opening, I do feel unfortunately, is going to be the biggest missed opportunity: We’re not prepared to start tomorrow on the next phase of the Second Avenue subway.”

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