Bridge closed after it’s rammed by runaway barges

SALEM, N.J. (AP) — A stretch of a major southern New Jersey roadway was closed for several hours after two runaway empty barges rammed into a bridge. The Coast Guard says the barges broke free around 10 a.m. Sunday, when a tugboat ran aground in ...

NYC’s aging bus terminal to get patchwork fixes

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's busiest bus terminal serves more than 200,000 riders a day in buildings with cracked floors, crumbling ceilings and a failing air-conditioning system. Now, New York City's Port Authority Bus Terminal will get a ...

Lawmakers Press For Federal Infrastructure Funding They’re Not Likely to Get

Sens. Cory Booker and Bob Menendez joined Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx in Parsippany to discuss the future of roadway funding.

Federal board won’t stop move of ‘Dinky’ line

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — A federal transportation board has ruled that New Jersey Transit doesn't need its permission to remove part of a small rail line connecting the Princeton campus and Princeton Junction station. The Surface Transit Board ruled ...

NTSB to discuss Paulsboro train derailment

PAULSBORO, N.J. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board is wrapping up its investigation into a train derailment that caused a chemical leak in Paulsboro in 2012. The NTSB on Tuesday will meet in Washington to determine the probable cause ...

Former PA Offical Robins: Transportation Fund Needs Fixes at State and Federal Levels

Alan Vorhees Transportation Control Founding Director and former Port Authority official Martin Robins says that the Transportation Trust Fund needs more funding at both the state and federal levels.

Palisades Parkway Gets Repaved

An $11 million project to repave 11 miles of the Palisades Parkway is underway.

Port Authority approves new chairman Degnan

NEW YORK (AP) — John Degnan has taken over as the chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. The Port Authority's board of commissioners on Wednesday formally approved the former New Jersey attorney general to head the bistate ...

Port Authority’s new chairman tours bus terminal

NEW YORK (AP) — The incoming chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says the agency's bus terminal in Manhattan needs repairs and ultimately replacement. John Degnan rode a bus to the 64-year-old Midtown terminal. Degnan told ...

Travelers headed to Israel from Newark scuttled

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Many travelers heading to Israel from Newark were forced to change plans Tuesday after the FAA prohibited airlines from flying to the Tel Aviv airport for 24 hours. Both of United's flights from Newark Liberty International to ...