According to a 2013 U.S. Census report, approximately 1.6 million people commute into Manhattan each day and many of them rely on public transportation. As the number continues to rise, can our current system sustain the massive influx of people?
On the next episode of “Represent NYC,” Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer talks with Thomas K. Wright, president of the Regional Planning Association and Vishaan Chakrabarti, architect and city planner, about the plans for renovating the outdated Penn Station and Port Authority Bus Terminal.
Watch "Represent NYC" this Sunday at 7 pm on MNN1 (TWC 34 & 1995, RCN 82, FiOS 33) and MNN's new HD Community Channel (TWC 1993) or stream it live on mnn.org!