BREAKING: CBS 2 reports that limited New York City subway service will resume Thursday, supplemented with a bus between Manhattan and Brooklyn, according to NY Gov. Cuomo. There will be no subway service south of 48th Street. BHB will update as more info is available. Update:MTA head (and Heights resident) Joseph Lhota says water has been cleared from the 2/3, 4/5, and F train tunnels. These need to be thoroughly checked for signal and switch fuctionality before service can be restored, but it may not be too long.
In addition, limited commuter rail service on Metro-North and the Long Island Rail Road begins at 2 p.m. Wednesday. “There will be more service, literally, on a day-by-day basis as the MTA is working through this,” Cuomo says.