HISTORIC SUBWAY STATION RESTORATION

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MTA Acting Chairman Fernando Ferrer, center,  with other dignitaries speaks at the ribbon cutting for the restoration of the East 180th Street station in the Bronx in New York  on the Dyre Avenue line on Friday, March 15, 2013. The station, once part of the defunct New York, Westchester and Boston Railroad was taken over by NYC Transit  after its bankruptcy. The NYWB only operated from 1912 to 1937 and the Dyre Avenue portion became part of the NYCTA in 1940. The station was built in 1912 in Italian Villa style. (© Richard B. Levine)
MTA Acting Chairman Fernando Ferrer, center, with other dignitaries speaks at the ribbon cutting for the restoration of the East 180th Street station in the Bronx in New York on the Dyre Avenue line on Friday, March 15, 2013. The station, once part of the defunct New York, Westchester and Boston Railroad was taken over by NYC Transit after its bankruptcy. The NYWB only operated from 1912 to 1937 and the Dyre Avenue portion became part of the NYCTA in 1940. The station was built in 1912 in...
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