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Pallone to Introduce LIFT America Act to Upgrade Infrastructure

5-11-17
Rep. Frank Pallone is sponsoring the Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow’s America, or LIFT America Act. It would spend $70 billion in federal money over five years on various infrastructure projects.

Candidate Ciattarelli Takes NJ Transit, Outlines Five-Point Plan for Agency

5-10-17
Republican gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli rode an NJ Transit train from Secaucus Junction to New York Penn Station and back before holding a press conference where he outlined what he would do with the agency as governor.

No Promises or Expectations of Better Service as NJ Transit Faces Budget Hearing

5-8-17
The Assembly Budget Committee heard testimony from NJ Transit about the state of its funding looking into the future.

Murphy Unveils NJ Transit Fix Plan, Including Call for Emergency Manager

5-4-17
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy outlined short-term and long-term goals for NJ Transit that he would implement.

Bayonne Bridge Project Ahead of Schedule, On Budget

5-2-17
Gov. Christie announced that the "Raise the Roadway" project at the Bayonne Bridge is six months ahead of schedule and on budget. The entire project should be completed in 2019.

NJ Lawmakers Grill Amtrak Officials Over Train Troubles

4-28-17
A joint hearing of the Assembly Judiciary and Senate Legislative Oversight Committees wanted an explanation why Amtrak’s infrastructure kept going off the rails.

Amtrak Announces Plan for Accelerated Repairs

4-27-17
Amtrak will be compressing a three-year repair timetable down to one. Work is planned to start in May and will run through June 2018.

Amtrak, NJ Transit Warn of Ongoing Delays. Surprised?

4-26-17
Transportation expert Martin Robins talks about how the recent track troubles in New York's Penn Station came to be and what it will take to get the system fixed.

Christie Defends Transportation Decisions, Criticizes Media

4-21-17
During his radio call-in show Ask the Governor, Gov. Christie defended his decision to cancel the ARC Tunnel project in 2010. He also said he's increased NJ Transit's budget during his tenure as governor.

Calls for Needed Infrastructure Updates at Regional Plan Association Assembly

4-21-17
Officials, including former Vice President Joe Biden, sounded the alarm about crumbling infrastructure during the Regional Plan Association Assembly. The train tunnel under the Hudson River was a major topic of discussion.