Mayor Michael Bloomberg and MTA Chairman Jay Walder donned hard hats and orange vests for a tour of the nearly half completed No. 7 Line extension project on the West Side near the Hudson Yards.
Standing 140 feet underground, walking along freshly laid concrete, the mayor says he expects this $2.1 billion project to generate major revenue for the city.
The project, funded by the city, is slated for completion in December 2013.
When completed the tunnel will extend the 7 line from West 41st Street to 34th Street and 11th Avenue.
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