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It’s Time to Fall in Love With Stuffy, Crowded Subways

Why Elon Musk is wrong about the future of transportation

Illustration: Cathryn Virginia

NNext year, a small segment of a single New York subway line is shutting down for 15 months — and it’s a very big problem. As the transit authority repairs a tunnel badly damaged during Hurricane Sandy in 2012, the L line will no longer…




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Aaron Gordon

Aaron Gordon

Aaron Gordon is a transportation reporter based in New York City and the author of Signal Problems, a weekly newsletter about the subway.

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