Queens-Midtown Tunnel

Elephants march through the Queens-Midtown Tunnel, closed to traffic so the circus could enter Manhattan. Weekdays, 3.4 million people commute to the central business district. Two-thirds use the tunnels, descending as many as 13 stories, then ascending into towers that draw life from the world below.

 
 




 
 

Further chapters of Under New York:
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