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Outerbridge Crossing E-ZPass to be repaved

10-3-14
PERTH AMBOY, N.J. (AP) — Motorists are not expected to face major delays when work begins to repave the high-speed E-ZPass lanes at the Outerbridge Crossing. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says the three-week project will start at ...

Hudson River rail tunnels need more repairs

10-2-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Amtrak says flooding from Superstorm Sandy caused more damage than first thought to the two tunnels that carry trains under the Hudson River. Saltwater has caused cracks to concrete walls and corroded tracks and electrical ...
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NJ Policy Perspective President: Driving Privileges for Undocumented Would Make Roads Safer

10-1-14
NJ Policy Perspective President Gordon MacInnes says that allowing undocumented residents to have driving privileges would make the roads safer because they would have to buy insurance and it would eliminate the fear of driving illegally.

Driver killed in wrong-way crash on I-80

10-1-14
SADDLE BROOK, N.J. (AP) — State Police say a car going the wrong way on Interstate 80 in northern New Jersey struck a truck head-on, killing a driver. Trooper Alina Spies (spees) says the car, driven by 25-year-old Sean Hernandez of Haworth, was ...
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Asm. Carroll: Allowing Driving Privileges for Undocumented Will Not Make Roads Safer

9-30-14
Assemblyman Michael Patrick Carroll (R-25) says that giving undocumented residents a driving privilege card will not make a difference in safety on the roads.

PATH service disrupted by work train derailment

9-27-14
NEW YORK (AP) — The Port Authority says there are delays in PATH service to and from the 33rd Street station in Manhattan because of a work train derailment. The authority says there were no injuries resulting from the derailment Saturday morning. ...

Bayonne Bridge to temporarily close

9-26-14
BAYONNE, N.J. (AP) — Motorists who use the Bayonne Bridge will need to find an alternate route. The bridge will be closed this weekend while construction crews remove portions of the structure and lift large steel and concrete sections. The ...

Toll-free days set for Atlantic City Expressway

9-26-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Toll-free Tuesdays are planned for the Atlantic City Expressway in October. The Atlantic City Alliance will announce details on Monday. Alliance spokesman Jeff Guaracino tells The Press of Atlantic City ...
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AAA Regional Director: We’re Continuing To Pursue Legislative Reforms

9-25-14
Regional Director of Public Affairs and Government Relations for AAA Cathleen Lewis says that the toll hike lawsuit with the Port Authority continues and that the AAA is pursuing legislative reforms.
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Transportation Committee Hears Proposals to Solve Transportation Trust Fund Crisis

9-24-14
The Assembly Transportation Committee held a hearing to look for a sustainable long-term plan for the depleted Transportation Trust Fund.