MTA will not rename East Side subway station after Ed Koch

Posted at 7:46 PM, Feb 04, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-04 19:46:12-05

The MTA isn’t on board.

A new report says it won’t rename a subway station after  Ed koch.

The reason? It doesn’t rename stations after people.

The move comes after a push by local leaders — to change the East 77th stop on the Lexington line

It is the location where Koch often campaigned.