Governor Cuomo dropped the announcement today that L train service to Manhattan may not have to be shut down after all to make necessary repairs. This seems to have come as a surprise to everyone, including the Mayor, and the city is sorting through its feelings on the topic – more on that soon. Here are some stories published today by other outlets:
NYTimes broke the news, minutes before the press conference:
Brooklynites, rejoice! Gov. Andrew Cuomo plans to cancel the full shutdown of the L train between Brooklyn and Manhattan. https://t.co/7VzrGhzEzA
— The New York Times (@nytimes) January 3, 2019
City and State rounded up some responses from local pols that were more along the lines of “what the L”. Sleep on the news.