10 Sep '11, 3pm

4 Lessons for Great Urban Transportation from NYC's Grand Central

Last year, New York City broke ground on a new project to move Penn Station into a building to match the one that was demolished in 1963. There are high hopes that it will match its brother transportation hub Grand Central Terminal in grandeur, design, and efficiency in moving tens of thousands of people around the region every day. To make sure it does, Urban Omnibus writer and leader of the new Penn Station project Vishaan Chakrabarti outlines four key lessons the new Penn Station needs to learn from Grand Central.

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