Winter is Still Very Present in the Big Apple

Winter is Still Very Present in the Big Apple

A series of recent manhole fires in the heart of Manhattan forced the evacuation of several theaters and was a stark reminder that the subway is not the only creaky infrastructure beneath the streets of New York City. New York City has one of the oldest and largest infrastructures in the world, including some areas more than centuries old. On a regular day, these pipes are prone to cracks, leaks, and complete breaks. In the winter, it makes the pipes much more prone to issues arising. During the late January polar vortex, single-digit temperatures in the city quickly rose into

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