As of tomorrow, mass rail transit is kinda returning to New York City! The upshot, basically, is:
You can get from the Bronx to Upper Manhattan, and Upper Manhattan to the Bronx.
You can get from Queens to Upper Manhattan, and Upper Manhattan to Queens.
You can kinda get around Queens and the Bronx
You can get east to west in north and central Brooklyn, and
from central Brooklyn to parts of South Brooklyn, and vice versa.
If you want to go between Brooklyn and Manhattan you can take one of three shuttle busses, running from, respectively, Atlantic Center, Jay Street and Hewes St. and all going to 57th and Lexington Ave.
Annnnnd this is exactly why people say women shouldn’t drive. Yikes. Be patient, folks.
“It is very hard to make the driver of a yellow Hummer look like the sensible one in a confrontation, but cutting them off in line at the gas station and then slamming into the pump, causing a massive fire and explosion does the trick.”
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Super helpful — I have most of these, but just downloaded two others.
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