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Crews complete LIRR tunnel
Crews complete LIRR tunnel
News Alexa Altman 9/26/2012 at 7:42AM

The burrow between two boroughs is complete. Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) workers made contact at approximately 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 20, finishing a major tunnel of the East Side Access project and bringing Manhattan and Queens closer than ever. Workers broke through the final barrier, connecting the thoroughfare, just under Northern Boulevard and 41st [...]