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Contractors work on the East Side Access Project (Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project below midtown Manhattan. The project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Terminal. (Jan. 29, 2013)

A tour of the East Side Access Project beneath Manhattan

Contractors have begun working on the East Side Access Project below midtown Manhattan, which eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project below midtown Manhattan. The project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Terminal. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project below midtown Manhattan. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Michael Horodniceanu, chief of MTA Capital Construction, shows
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Michael Horodniceanu, chief of MTA Capital Construction, shows the media the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The East Access Project will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

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Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The East Access Project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The East Access Project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The East Access Project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

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ADVERTISE HERE
Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The East Access Project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The East Access Project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The East Access Project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The East Access Project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

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ADVERTISE HERE
Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Contractors work on the East Side Access Project on Tuesday below midtown Manhattan. The project eventually will enable Long Island Rail Road customers to arrive directly at Grand Central Station. (Jan. 29, 2013)

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