BARUCH COLLEGE | Joyce Tse | Lelia Tan  Jeffrey Wong | TaeMin Kim | Boris Kalendarev | Yan Dovydov
The Technology in the NYC Subway System…
<ul><li>Current Status & Future Plans </li></ul>PATH SMARTLINK (2007)  MASTERCARD PAYPASS (2006)
<ul><li>7 of 26 train lines with PA/CIS systems </li></ul><ul><li>Issues:  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Inefficient waiting time ...
The Grand Central Terminal…
<ul><li>Grand Central Depot (1971-1899), GC Station (1899-1903),  </li></ul><ul><li>GC Terminal (1913-Present) </li></ul>
<ul><li>Goals </li></ul>
Congestion Problems…
Overview of the Congestion in the NYC Area <ul><li>An over-abundance of cars is detrimental to the health of the city </li...
Why does Manhattan suffer? <ul><li>Automobiles </li></ul><ul><li>Pedestrians </li></ul><ul><li>Bicycles </li></ul>
Congestion Solutions <ul><li>Bloomberg’s failed congestion pricing plan </li></ul><ul><li>Pedestrian malls </li></ul><ul><...
End. <ul><li>Thank you. </li></ul>
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  • Pic1,2,3: sources: http://www.mta.info/capconstr/esas/image_gallery.htm Pic4: sources: Goals for East Side Access Project: 1) Provide a direct and faster trip between Long Island and East Midtown Manhattan and improve the quality of service for LIRR customers; 2) Relieve LIRR train congestion in Penn Station; 3) Increase East River commuter rail tunnel capacity and relieve serious overcrowding on LIRR trains to Penn Station and NYCT’s Queens Boulevard and Flushing line trains; 4) Promote economic development and quality of life in the New York metropolitan region; and 5) Reduce traffic congestion and improve regional air quality.
  • The Future of NYC Transportation

    1. 1. BARUCH COLLEGE | Joyce Tse | Lelia Tan Jeffrey Wong | TaeMin Kim | Boris Kalendarev | Yan Dovydov
    2. 2. The Technology in the NYC Subway System…
    3. 3. <ul><li>Current Status & Future Plans </li></ul>PATH SMARTLINK (2007)  MASTERCARD PAYPASS (2006)
    4. 4. <ul><li>7 of 26 train lines with PA/CIS systems </li></ul><ul><li>Issues: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Inefficient waiting time </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Overcrowding </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Angry commuters </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Current Status & Future Plans </li></ul><ul><li>152 stations updated by first quarter of 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Prevention of: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Accidents </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Trash </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Train delays </li></ul></ul>
    5. 5. The Grand Central Terminal…
    6. 6. <ul><li>Grand Central Depot (1971-1899), GC Station (1899-1903), </li></ul><ul><li>GC Terminal (1913-Present) </li></ul>
    7. 7. <ul><li>Goals </li></ul>
    8. 8. Congestion Problems…
    9. 9. Overview of the Congestion in the NYC Area <ul><li>An over-abundance of cars is detrimental to the health of the city </li></ul><ul><li>Why are New York roads so congested? </li></ul><ul><li>What might exacerbate the traffic problem? </li></ul>
    10. 10. Why does Manhattan suffer? <ul><li>Automobiles </li></ul><ul><li>Pedestrians </li></ul><ul><li>Bicycles </li></ul>
    11. 11. Congestion Solutions <ul><li>Bloomberg’s failed congestion pricing plan </li></ul><ul><li>Pedestrian malls </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Times Square, Herald Square </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Bike Lanes </li></ul>
    12. 12. End. <ul><li>Thank you. </li></ul>

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