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MTA officials announce plan to wire subways for full cell and Wi-Fi service

The city’s subway system will have full cellphone and Wi-Fi services within the next 10 years, according to Metropolitan Transportation Authority officials.

News 12 Staff

Jul 29, 2022, 11:59 PM

Updated 718 days ago

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The city’s subway system will have full cellphone and Wi-Fi services within the next 10 years, according to Metropolitan Transportation Authority officials.
The plan was approved earlier this week. It will allow commuters to use their cellphones throughout all 418 miles of subway tunnels.
The project is expected to cost the city $600 million.  


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