Bleecker Subway Entrance Unboxed

Posted on: July 29th, 2010 at 6:23 am by

Earlier this year, construction workers at the new Broadway-Lafayette superstation decapitated one of the downtown 6 Bleecker Street entrances.  The result was months of sidewalk closure and pedestrian aggravation.

Then in late May, the freshly-built stairwell was temporarily boarded up; a sign on the plywood announced that the entrance would reopen July 9.  Obviously, that didn’t happen.  But last week, the whole shebang was unboxed, with a new opening date to boot – August 13.  Behold the naked metalwork, free from the requisite advertising and station designation. And much like the entrance across Lafayette, this one is also maroon.  A new look?

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