Crews work overtime to finish new Second Avenue Subway line

Posted at 3:18 PM, Dec 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-21 15:19:03-05

Mark the calendar for the last weekend of 2016.

Or should it be called the first day of 2017.

A ceremonial ride for invited guests on New Year's Eve is being planned along the new transit line that is known as the Second Avenue Subway.

MTA officials and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo are planning to mark the occiasion.

Service is scheduled to begin for riders on at noon on Jan. 1.