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Hurricane Sandy to shut down NYC public transportation

| josh.schneps@queenscourier.com

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Governor Andrew Cuomo’s announced at his Hurricane Sandy news conference Sunday morning that the MTA will suspend subway and bus service beginning Sunday evening at 7 p.m. Bridges and tunnels will also be closed if winds reach 60 mph, while JFK and LaGuardia airports will currently remain open.

The governor advised this will be a serious storm and everyone should be cautious and plan accordingly.

There is no estimated time for service restorations.