Usually, people don’t notice infrastructure until something’s wrong with it, as with New York’s sewage-treatment fire and shutdown.

So, let’s hand it to Con Ed for what we don’t notice: even as New York’s temperatures hit records on a weekday, the lights are still on. Good job!

(So far.)

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