De Blasio Expresses Concern After Funding Problems Delay 2nd Avenue Subway ProjectMayor Bill de Blasio wants to see the second phase of the Second Avenue subway project get underway, despite funding problems.
Police: Construction Worker Known As 'Second Avenue Sinatra' Found DeadA man who gained fame singing Frank Sinatra on Second Avenue has been found dead in an apparent suicide, after he was missing from his Queens neighborhood for a month.
CBS 2 Exclusive: Progress Moves Ahead For Phase One Of Second Avenue SubwayThe Second Avenue Subway will mark the first major expansion of the New York City subway system in 50 years. CBS 2’s Andrea Grymes got an exclusive underground look at progress on phase one of the project.
Rep. Maloney: Second Avenue Subway Project Must Be Completed On TimeU.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) on Monday gave the overall progress on the Second Avenue Subway project a B plus.
UES Diner Faces Major Challenges During 2nd Avenue Construction ProjectBig Daddy's, which is located at Second Avenue and 83rd Street, was fined a total of $3,000 and ordered to close for five consecutive days for operating an outdoor cafe, violating a rule that came about in 2009 for the subway project.
Report: High Levels Of Silica Dust Found At 2nd Avenue Subway Construction SiteThe Occupational Safety and Health Administration found three times the permissible level of silica underground at the site at 69th Street and Second Avenue during an inspection last November.
Construction Worker Serenades Crowds At 2nd Avenue Subway Project For the past two weeks, construction worker Gary Russo has carted his karaoke kit from his home in Queens to sing some Frank Sinatra and Bobby Darin classics during his 30-minute lunch break.