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July 17, 1960

 
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W.B. Fishbowl



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PostPosted: Mon Jul 17, 2017 7:14 pm    Post subject: July 17, 1960 Reply with quote

Because of the one-way conversions of Third Avenue, north of 24th Street, to northbound, and Lexington Avenue to southbound, several bus route changes take effect:
- The Fifth Avenue Coach Lines - Omnibus Division routes 3 (Lexington Avenue) and 4 (Lexington and Lenox Avenues) are discontinued.
- Surface Transit's M-101 route now travels north along Third Avenue below 125th Street, and south on Lexington Avenue between 125th Street and 23rd Street.
- Fifth Avenue Coach Lines - Omnibus Division's 1 [Fourth and Madison Avenues (via Park Avenue)] and 2 [Fourth and Madison Avenues (via Madison Avenue)] lines are extended from their prior terminus of 135th Street and Madison Avenue, to 146th Street and Lenox Avenue, to make up for the loss of FACL-Omnibus Division's 4. (The 1 will transition between Madison and Lenox at 135th Street, and the 2 will do likewise at 116th Street.)
[The 101A (Third, Lexington and Lenox Avenues) route would not come into being until March 2, 1969, folks.]
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