World's most expensive train station opens in New York

Posted on:04 Mar 2016 13:47:58

World's most expensive train station opens in New York
04 March 2016 Current Affairs: The world's most expensive train station opened in New York, nearly $2 billion over budget and years behind scheduled.The World Trade Center Transportation Hub, which is expected eventually to serve more than 200,000 commuters daily, is built next to the site of the Twin Towers, which were destroyed in the terror attacks of September 11, 2001.The building has an elliptical shape, reaching for the sky like the wings of a bird. The space measures 350 feet (107 meters) long by 115 feet (35 meters) at its widest point.The center connects the PATH commuter rail to New Jersey with New York subway lines and provides indoor pedestrian access to the Trade Center towers.


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