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Subway station closures impact businesses

Subway station closures continue to impact commuters who normally ride the 6 train and businesses near the two stations. The Zerega Avenue and Buhre Avenue stations have been closed for more than a

News 12 Staff

Jul 14, 2014, 8:14 PM

Updated 3,654 days ago

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Subway station closures continue to impact commuters who normally ride the 6 train and businesses near the two stations.
The Zerega Avenue and Buhre Avenue stations have been closed for more than a week due to construction.
The work is part of a $109 million renewal program from the MTA, which will include improvements to the stairs and platforms as well as a pigeon deterrent system.
Businesses located near the station platforms say they are already seeing a decline in revenue since the closures.


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