UNDER CONSTRUCTION—As of Feb. 12, 2013, here’s an eerie image of work to date on the caverns 16 stories underneath Grand Central Terminal. A series new commuter lines will connect under served areas of Manhattan and Queens to a brand new Grand Central Terminal. Completion date by 2019. Current subway rides are five million per day or 1.6 billion annually.
Image by Metropolitan Transit Authority photographer Patrick Cashin.