Chinatown Merchants Say Central Subway Delays Bad for Business
by Peter Gallotta
Jul 15, 2017
The Central Subway's slow but steady progress was snarled this week when it was announced that project completion will be delayed by 10 months. Now subway service is expected to begin in November 2019, which means a protracted construction period. Chinatown merchants have expressed frustration about the impacts to business. However, there may be at least one light at the end of the tunnel -- the project remains within budget.