September 21 Service Changes
Grabbed from the MTA website...
map to fully comprehend the loss of service.
lost service on the 1/9 lines between Chambers Street and
South Ferry indefinitely. The World Trade Center station on
the E line is closed, and the N/R line between Canal Street
and Whitehall Street is likely to be out of service for weeks
during the rescue and clean-up. Additionally, a number of
stations Chambers Street on the 2/3 and A/C, Park Place
on the 2/3, and City Hall, Whitehall, Cortlandt, and Rector
on the N/R will be temporarily bypassed by subway service
until further notice. By rerouting some trains and extending
other routes, we have developed a plan that will permit our
subways to serve all areas of the city and provide access
to downtown Manhattan.
also restored some bus service south of Canal Street to serve
the financial district.
for your patience and cooperation during this difficult time;
we suggest you allow extra time for your commute and expect
more crowded trains. More crowded trains?
Exactly how many New Yorkers can you fit in a subway car?