23 NYC subway facts to entertain even the most jaded commuter
March 21, 2016 - Uncategorized
Public transportation in the U.S. serves a dual purpose: It gets us where we want to go (most of the time), while also being the bane of our collective existence.
But complaints aside, it does a lot of good: It’s much more effective than private transportation during rush hour, provides ample time for commuters to read or catch up on podcasts, and has a never-ending trove of fun facts.
Here are 23 things about the MTA to remember the next time you’re smushed into a sweaty man’s armpit during rush hour traffic.
1. Only 60% of the subway is underground. Read more…