This is Why We Can't Have Nice Things in NYC, Part III

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    Cuomo wants to 'blow up' the MTA after L train debacle

    By Lovett & Dan Rivoli @, Jan. 8, my underlining:

    Frustrated by what he sees as an entrenched bureaucracy that lacks imagination to find new ways to do things, Gov. Cuomo said Monday it’s time to rebuild the MTA from ground up.

    “Blow up the MTA. Blow it up,” Cuomo said during a meeting with the Daily News Editorial Board.

    Cuomo picks the MTA’s chariman and its CEO. But to Daily News editors, he griped that the agency — created in 1968 to consolidate transportation services in New York and its suburbs — was created in a way that no one can claim accountability.

    The governor’s remarks came days after he upended a major MTA capital project — the rebuilding of the L train’s Canarsie tunnel, which runs under the East River [....]

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