BY PETE DONOHUELink: http://www.nydailynews.com/ny_local/200 ... ry_st.html
DAILY NEWS STAFF WRITER
January 28th 2009
Oops! A staggeringly basic blunder is delaying the grand opening of the MTA's first new subway station in 20 years, the Daily News has learned. The platform at the $530 million South Ferry station is a wee bit too far from the train tracks, officials confirmed Tuesday. Recent inspections found gaps between the platform and No. 1 train cars up to 1 inch wider than federal rules allow, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority confirmed.