Toll Collectors Say Privatizing Their Jobs Will Hurt Their Bottom Line

Toll collectors say they work in constant fear that their jobs will be on the chopping block if the Christie administration goes forward with its plan to privatize toll collection.

Budget Committee Discusses Borrowing for Transportation Trust Fund

Officials say they have to borrow money for the Transportation Trust Fund, which does not have enough money for future infrastructure projects.

New Jersey official: road money running out

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's transportation commissioner says there is enough money in the state's transportation trust funds to keep fixing roads as planned through June 2015. But James Simpson told lawmakers on Monday that the fund will be ...

NJ Policy Perspective Pres.: Transportation Fund Is Broken

NJ Policy Perspective President Gordon MacInnes says that New Jersey's Transportation Trust Fund is broken and could be insolvent next year.

Overhead wire troubles slowed NJ Transit trains

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Transit trains are back on schedule after commuters faced delays into and out of New York City for about three hours. NJ Transit spokesman John Durso Jr. says problems with Amtrak's overhead wires just outside of New ...

Next phase of Lincoln Tunnel Helix work to begin

WEEHAWKEN, N.J. (AP) — Motorists will face detours as work continues on the Helix leading to the Lincoln Tunnel. The next phase of the roadway improvement project is set to begin on Tuesday when westbound lanes will be closed. The Port Authority ...

Restored Military Helicopter Finds Home at Vietnam Era Museum

A 1964 military helicopter nicknamed Huey that served two tours in Vietnam has been restored and moved to the Vietnam Era Museum in Holmdel.

Mayor Fulop: First Commute of Pulaski Skyway Closure Went Well

Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop says the first commute without the northbound lanes of the Pulaski Skyway went relatively smoothly, but it's a holiday week and he says officials still have to be prepared for increased traffic.

Officials: Distracted driving major problem in NJ

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Driver inattention was a major contributing factor in 1.4 million crashes in New Jersey over the past decade, roughly half of the total accidents that occurred during that time. State authorities also say more than 1,600 ...

Commuters survive first morning of Pulaski closure

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — It wasn't "car-mageddon." In fact, the first weekday commute with the inbound Pulaski Skyway closed wasn't much different from a normal Monday. School vacations and a holiday week combined to keep traffic light and give ...