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Broken Elevators

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Washington Heights »

Seven of the top 12 most frequent elevator outages were elevators in stations above 125th Street.

Washington Heights »

All 1 trains bypassed the 168th Street station in both directions Tuesday morning.

Roosevelt Island »

The project was supposed to begin in October 2016 but officials are still searching for a contractor.

Allerton »

Olegario Pabon, 84, died three days after an elevator accident that occurred last Christmas Eve.

Forest Hills »

Residents at 104-60 Queens Blvd. are calling the broken elevators a safety hazard.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Residents are forced to climb dozens of flights of stairs during the breakdowns.

Upper East Side »

Normandie Court tenants say the elevators frequently get stuck or plunge several floors without warning.

Roosevelt Island »

Officials plan to install a new $1 million elevator, replacing one that often leaves residents stranded.

Coney Island »

Residents without running water have resorted to using the stairs as a toilet in the Ocean Towers.