Hoboken Finally Getting Its PATH Back Wednesday

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In what will surely be the best news many in Hoboken will receive all week, the PATH station there is due to reopen on Wednesday morning, if only for limited service. Trains will run between Hoboken and 33rd Street from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. to start, with service to the World Trade Center still "weeks away." The Port Authority is hoping to get back to a 24-hour schedule in time for New Year's Eve. Elsewhere in Sandy-damaged transit, we're crossing our fingers for a Friday reopening of the Montague Street Tunnel, which would see R trains crossing the East River once more. Now if we could just fix that bridge out to the Rockaways...