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No 7. Line Extension Project Update

<p>Work also began in September on the project's last major contract. This systems contract includes rail track, all mechanical, electrical and related systems throughout the tunnels, station, ventilation buildings and the main subway entrance at 34th Street. Completion of this contract is the last piece needed to initiate service on the No. 7 Line Extension in December 2013.</p>
<p>The Subway Extension will bring the Flushing Line to 34th Street &amp; 11th Avenue, at the heart of what will be Manhattan's newest neighborhood.</p>
<p>The subway extension will make it possible for new housing, restaurants and entertainment to grow on the Far West Side. The new subway terminal will also improve service reliability for all riders of the No. 7 in Queens and Manhattan by providing additional storage space for trains. </p>
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