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15 Subway Maps That Trace NYC's Transit History

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From Trash To Treasure- Artificial Reefs Uncovered

Railroad car sunk as part of an artificial reefThe Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, responsible for this programme (which was doubted at first) was successfully able to repopulate this area with fish and other marine species, thanks to the crafty use of these wagons. In fact, a 400-fold increase in the amount of plankton and small baitfish is drawing in the larger fish at such a rate that it’s a struggle to find more old subway cars to sink. The Redbird reef site…

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Metro Kids English / Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro). A rail safety video presented by Los Angeles Metro, "Tracks are for Tr...

New Logo for Fulton Center (new transit hub of New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) located in lower Manhattan that connects eleven subway lines as well as connections to the PATH train system) by Pentagram

New Logo for Fulton Center (new transit hub of New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) located in lower Manhattan that connects eleven subway lines as well as connections to the PATH train system) by Pentagram

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What Lies Beneath: Epic Scenes From NYC’s Magnificent Underground Tunnels

What Lies Beneath: Epic Scenes From NYC’s Magnificent Underground Tunnels | A close-up of the tracks at an extension of the No. 7 line. | Photo: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin

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History of the MTA: Learn about the city's transit system from its inception, By Lauren Cook October 27, 2016. The subway has been rumbling through New York City since Oct. 27, 1904, but it wasn't until 1968 that the Metropolitan Transportation Authority took over city transit. From trains and buses to bridges and tunnels, the MTA plays a major role in keeping this city moving every day.

Winter storm hits the Northeast

Commuters wait on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority platform for a train in heavy snow in Queens

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