Articles tagged “penn station”

Governors to Amtrak: Busiest Rail Station in the U.S. Needs a Private Operator

Governors to Amtrak: Busiest Rail Station in the U.S. Needs a Private Operator

Tom McElroy, Associated Press

You wouldn't know by looking at the basket case that is Penn Station, but rail is actually market-driven in some countries.

1 year ago

A Proposal to Improve Penn Station by Moving Madison Square Garden

A Proposal to Improve Penn Station by Moving Madison Square Garden

Allyson Versprille, Bloomberg

Penn Station is a blight on midtown and overshadows many of the city’s efforts to improve transport infrastructure and quality of life. The new mayor would be wise to make its improvement part of his legacy.

4 years ago

Imagine that: Reimagining a more user-friendly Penn Station

Imagine that: Reimagining a more user-friendly Penn Station

Karen Matthews, Associated Press

Granted, Penn Station really needs reinvention, but most of these are pie-in-the-sky and completely impractical solutions. And besides, MSG is there to stay for at least the next 15 years.

5 years ago

New York’s Penn Station is still a mess, and it will likely stay that way

New York’s Penn Station is still a mess, and it will likely stay that way

Associated Press

The best way to improve Penn Station and Madison Square Garden is with a wrecking ball.

5 years ago