Second Avenue Subway

For New Yorkers, the opening of the Second Avenue Subway finally delivered the new subway line on Manhattan’s East Side that had been promised since the 1920s. For WSP, the Jan. 1, 2017 opening represented the latest milestone in a history of work on the city’s subway system that dates to the 1890s.


Key Numbers

Miles of Tunnel
1.5 1.5
New Stations
3 3
Passengers Served Daily
200,000 200,000