NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo is allowing the Metro-North Penn Station Access Project to resume.NYPD: Mother Throws 4-Week-Old Daughter, 2-Year-Old Son Out Window Before Jumping Out Herself
The new stops will reduce the current 75-minute commute from Co-Op City to Penn Station to just 25 minutes.READ MORE: Caught On Camera: Man Punches Woman In Face After Stealing Phone In Central Park
“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: 145th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Underway In Tarrytown
The governor says the project is expected to be completed by 2025.