Riders of the No. 7 train will need to plan for a detour this weekend, and for the next four weekends to come.
Three new staircases, a new entrance on 42nd Street to the Times Square shuttle platform and knocking out a wall to create a larger mezzanine near the Lexington Avenue line were among the proposed upgrades.
Con Edison said Tuesday it is investing $1.3 billion to meet added summer energy demand in New York City and Westchester County.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced plans Sunday night that it plans to make immediate safety improvements on the Metro-North Railroad, a week after a derailment in the Bronx left four people dead.
The city has secured funds for repairs and upgrades to the popular Nuyorican Poets Café in the East Village, after it suffered major damage as a result of Superstorm Sandy last year, according to a published report.