Second Avenue. Second Avenue is located on the East Side of the New York City borough of Manhattan extending from Houston Street at its south end to the Harlem River Drive at 128th Street at its north end. A one-way street, vehicular traffic on Second Avenue runs southbound (downtown) only, except for a one-block segment of the avenue in Harlem.
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The Second Avenue Subway (internally referred to as the IND Second Avenue Line by the MTA and abbreviated to SAS) is a New York City Subway line that runs under Second Avenue on the East Side of Manhattan. The first phase of this new line, with three new stations on Manhattan's Upper East Side, opened on January 1, 2017.
The Second Avenue Subway, a New York City Subway line that runs under Second Avenue on the East Side of Manhattan, has been proposed since 1920.The first phase of the line, consisting of three stations on the Upper East Side, started construction in 2007 and opened in 2017, ninety-seven years after the route was first proposed.
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In 1875, the Rapid Transit Commission granted the Gilbert Elevated Railway Company the right to construct the railway from Battery Park to the Harlem River along Second Avenue. The commission also granted the Gilbert Elevated Railway Company the right to operate the Sixth Avenue Elevated and soon afterward the Gilbert Elevated Railway changed its name to the Metropolitan Elevated Railway. Around 1900, the line was electrified. Between 1914 and 1916 construction was undertaken to install a third track to provide express service on the line during peak hours.Express service commenced on January 17, 1916. The Second Avenue El did not run entirely on Second Avenue. Its southern terminus was above Park Row adjacent to City Hall. From there it ran above Park Row to Chatham Square, where it had a junction with the Third Avenue El, then continued east above Division Street. It turned north above Allen Street to Houston Street, where it continued north above First Avenue, then turned left on..."Second Avenue El in Manhattan". By NJI Publishing with text provided by Joe Cunningham. 1995. ISBN 0-934088-33-0"100 Years Ago on Second Avenue". The Launch Box. January 20, 2013. Archivedfrom the original on December 20, 2016."The 2nd Avenue Elevated". nycsubway.org. Archived from the original on October 28, 2016. Retrieved June 21, 2017.Cohen, Alexander Nobler (July 2001). "Fallen Transit. The Loss of Rapid Transit on New York's Second Avenue". Archived from the original on October 24, 2016. Retrieved June 21, 2017."A trip back in time on the New York City Second Avenue El". Time Traveling on the Second Avenue El. Archived from the original on August 4, 2013. Retrieved June 21, 2017.
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MLA Format. Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "Manhattan: 2nd Avenue - 103rd Street" The New York Public Library Digital Collections.
Second Avenue adalah sebuah jalan di East Side, borough Manhattan, New York City yang membentang dari Houston Street di ujung selatannya ke Harlem River Drive di 128th Street di ujung utaranya. Jalan ini memiliki lalu lintas kendaraan satu arah dan hanya menuju pusat kota. Ada pula jalur sepeda dari 34th Street menuju Houston Street.
Jan 20, 2017 · Snow On Second Avenue! My senior year of college at NYU was particularly full of snow. Especially the Christmas blizzard of 2010! Images of East Village snow include E4th Street, the Bowery, and E10th Street near Tompkins Square Park.