Category: NYC Subway Line R

Farewell to the Loops! “Newer” South Ferry Station Reopens!

Over the weekend, I began hearing some speculation that the New York City MTA was going to reopen the “newer” South Ferry subway station on Tuesday, June 27, 2017. If such an opening were to materialize, it would mean that the “newer” station would… Continue Reading “Farewell to the Loops! “Newer” South Ferry Station Reopens!”

NYC Subway W-Train makes a comeback on 11/7/16

It’s a long time coming for the New York City Subway – the return of “W” service to Manhattan and Queens! Back in 2009, during the height of the recession – many transit agencies were forced to cut back service in order to trim… Continue Reading “NYC Subway W-Train makes a comeback on 11/7/16”

South Ferry Subway Station Update

It’s been almost two months since the New York City MTA reopened the old South Ferry Loop subway station, and customers are very delighted to see the vital transit link restored. During the past several weeks, I’ve watched at least two dozen YouTube videos… Continue Reading “South Ferry Subway Station Update”

Restoration of the South Ferry Loop is nearly complete!

As the month of March comes to a close, I want to take a moment to provide an update to the restoration of service to the South Ferry Loop station along the New York City Subway – Line 1. Just a couple days ago,… Continue Reading “Restoration of the South Ferry Loop is nearly complete!”

Reopening a closed subway station: South Ferry and Cluny – La Sorbonne

Greetings everyone! I know I’ve been talking quite a lot about the Paris Metro as of late. However, I don’t want to leave the New York City Subway out of my discussions, as there’s much to talk about on that system. Particularly, I will… Continue Reading “Reopening a closed subway station: South Ferry and Cluny – La Sorbonne”