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Second Avenue Subway Is Behind Schedule, Again

One day. Photo: Rehema Trimiew/MTACC

While we were deep in an L train freak-out Monday, another tiny bit of bad-but-perhaps-not-so-surprising news filtered out of the MTA board meeting: The Second Avenue subway contractors are behind on installation and critical tests that are putting at “significant risk” the new subway line’s December 2016 opening.

Second Avenue Subway Faces Another Setback