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Added Jan 12 2018

For all the changes in transportation technology since the first tunnels were dug — the rise of the automobile, the proliferation of bike lanes and ferries, our growing addiction to ride-hailing apps and dreams of a future filled with autonomous vehicles — the subway remains the only way to move large numbers of people around the city.

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January 12, 2018
    The Case for the Subway
    The 4 line in the Bronx. Damon Winter/The New York Times Long before it became an archaic, filthy, profligate symbol of everything wrong with our broken cities, New York's subway was a marvel - a mad feat of engineering and an audacious gamble on a preposterously ambitious vision.

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