Officials from NJ Transit and the Port Authority told riders at a public meeting that they’re squeezing as much bus capacity as they can out of a seriously overburdened system.
The committee will not disband, but it’s got no further hearings scheduled. It will now focus on changes to rules and regulations designed to protect employee victims.
After spending months investigating how the Murphy administration handled Katie Brennan’s case and others, the bipartisan committee will issue its report.
Murphy's proposed 2020 budget increases NJ Transit's funding by just 1%.
NJ Transit now fields just 330 active engineers after years of starvation budgets and stalled hiring. It needs well over 400 for the railroad to run without interruptions from staffing shortages.
NJ Transit train schedules will be modified this summer to work around scheduled Amtrak repairs at New York Penn Station.
Expect another challenging summer aboard NJ Transit for many of the same reasons last year went south.
Transit agency looks for outside help to prepare contingency plans.
Despite the improvements being made, questions about funding and staffing still plague the agency.
The bill gives adult survivors of sexual abuse more time to bring a civil lawsuit against their perpetrators. It goes for a full Assembly vote March 25.
Neither what Alvarez said or what Brennan said about the events of April 2017 will have any bearing on what comes out of the committee, says its members.
The governor says NDAs are common in campaigns across the country, but supporters of the bill say that by protecting proprietary campaign information, the governor is, in essence, providing cover for ...
A labor law expert said the Murphy administration should have investigated further when Brennan originally made the allegations in Dec. 2017.
Critics charge that the committee's focus is on injuring the governor politically.
Proposal to reform Port Authority continues amid release of scathing letter by the agency's chairman.