The forgotten City Hall station was the original terminal of New York’s subway system. It opened on the evening of October 27, 1904, along with 27 other Interborough Rapid Transit (I.R.T.) stations up to 145th Street on the west side. The inauguration began with a private ride conducted by Mayor George McClellan and ended with a fascinated public standing in awe of the strange new technology.
Read more. [Image: John-Paul Palescandolo and Eric Kazmirek]
isn’t it gorgeous. #old school.
Ma Bicyckette on Songstowearpantsto’s YouTube Channel. What a fun song about bicycles!!
They’re both texting someone right now saying ‘some weird guy next to me is wearing the same thing as me.’
Not an original, but this is sort of awesome!!
Tell your senators to keep anti-environment amendments off the transportation bill.
Senate Republicans are trying to use a transportation bill designed to fund highways and public transit as a vehicle to push through an anti-environment agenda. Tell your senators not to hold the transportation bill hostage to unrelated anti-environment amendments.
If you’re a U.S. resident, please send this message to your senators now.
photo: U.S. DOT