Have you noticed how some subway stops are in way better shape than others? Many are litterally falling apart around you. At any moment, a 3 foot sheet of ceiling paint could fall off and hit you in the head. Look up once in a while. You’ll see entire sheets coming off.
The Kicker: The MTA has the money to repaint 200 stations!!
The $5.4 billion sale of Stuyvesant Town generated a huge windfall for the MTA in mortgage taxes…
Currently, only 12 stations a year are planned to be painted. Yup. Just 12.
Gothamist is asking what stations you think are in the worst paint shape??