While subway returns, No. 7 remains down
Days after a system-wide subway shutdown that began on Sunday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and MTA Chairman Joe Lhota said the MTA would resume service 6 a.m. Thursday on 14 of its 23 subway lines.
Cuomo said the A, C, L, R and No. 7 train’s tunnels were still flooded Wednesday, but that three of seven of its tunnels under the East River had been cleared of water.
Subways expected to resume Thursday include:- The Nos. 1 and 2 trains will run from the Bronx to Times Square.
- No. 4 trains will run from Woodlawn to Grand Central and from Borough Hall and New Lots Ave.
- No. 5 trains will run express in Brooklyn between Atlantic Avenue and Flatbush Avenue.
- No. 6 trains will run between Pelham Bay Park and Grand Central.
- The 42nd Street Shuttle will run. The Brooklyn shuttles will not run.
- A trains will run between 168th Street and Penn Station and between Jay Street/MetroTech and Lefferts Blvd.
- D trains will run between 205th Street and Herald Square and Between Atlantic Avenue and Bay Parkway.
- F trains will run between 179th Street and Herald Square and between Jay Street/MetroTech and Avenue X.
- J trains will run between Jamaica and Hewes Street.
- L trains run between Broadway Junction and Rockaway Parkway.
- M trains will run between Myrtle Avenue and Metropolitan Avenue.
- N trains will run between Ditmars Blvd and Herald Square.
- R trains will run between Jay Street/MetroTech and 95th Street.
- The B, C, E, G, Q, No. 3 and No. 7 lines will be suspended.
(Click for temporary subway map)