NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo is allowing the Metro-North Penn Station Access Project to resume.Liana Wallace On 'Survivor' All-Black Alliance Falling Apart: 'Just Wanted Us To Make Top 8, Then We Can Have World War II''
The new stops will reduce the current 75-minute commute from Co-Op City to Penn Station to just 25 minutes.READ MORE: Man Wins $1 Million On Scratch-Off Lottery Ticket Gifted To Him After Heart Surgery
“What does it mean? Better economy, less traffic, improved air quality, better community connections, 160 trains per day, five times more than Amtrak runs now, moving 30,000 people,” Cuomo said.MORE NEWS: Traveler Who Attended Anime NYC Convention At Javits Center Tests Positive For Omicron Variant
The governor says the project is expected to be completed by 2025.