While NJ Transit’s positive train control compliance has improved a bit, lately it’s still in real danger of missing a federal deadline, according to the Federal Railroad Administration.
Gov. Phil Murphy has often championed his Cabinet as the most diverse in state history. Monday, three of his nominees were approved unanimously by the Senate Judiciary Committee.
There was widespread agreement at Tuesday's Senate budget hearing that the state needs a transportation overhaul like the one Gov. Phil Murphy is proposing.
To ease commuters’ pain, the Murphy administration announced NJ Transit will be putting 40 more passenger cars on the tracks after an equipment tally showed a serious shortage.
Murphy is tasking Corbett with turning around NJ Transit, which ranks number two in America for rail system breakdowns.
Phil Murphy selected former New Jersey Turnpike Authority executive director Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti as commissioner of the Department of Transportation.