Subway station flooded by Sandy will be closed for 2 years

Posted at 9:20 PM, Jan 18, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-18 21:20:53-05

Repairs to the South Ferry subway station will now take two years — twice the time originally thought.

According to the MTA, the cost will be $600 million.

The South Ferry station, which was deluged during Hurricane Sandy, is a main conduit to the Staten Island and Liberty Island ferries.