Congestion Pricing in NYC Gains Traction as Cost of Subway Turnaround Looms

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Charging motorists to drive into certain parts of Manhattan is the ‘only realistic option,’ Cuomo says

New York City subway problems are so bad that a contentious plan for motorists to pay to drive in certain parts of Manhattan is resurfacing.

Congestion pricing is the “only realistic option” to secure the tens of billions needed to pay for subway upgrades, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said last week.

Republican Marc Molinaro, who is challenging the...