To avert a repeat crisis, whether natural or man-made, Baraka’s soliciting input and outlining an emergency response plan to minimize future gridlock.
Just about every part of the state was hit with some snow and high winds plus freezing temperatures.
New Jersey has some pipes that date back to the Civil War, an infrastructure so compromised that NJ loses 130 million gallons of treated water every day.
A very powerful storm is climbing the eastern seaboard and will bring with it bands of snow and record cold.
When the winter storm started, Jersey City deployed roughly 80 public works crews to hit the streets, plowing and spreading more than 6,000 tons of salt.
Parts of Morris County saw more than a foot of snow, leaving some stuck in their vehicles and others forced to extend hotel stays.
The storm veered inland where high snow totals made for heavy lifting in northwestern parts of the state. Delivering to the Northeast not much snow but stinging sleet and icy slush. Putting salt ...
Areas of the Jersey Shore saw mainly sleet and freezing rain instead of heavy snow that was originally expected. There was some flooding and power outages but no major property damage and no injuries ...
While some areas received more than a foot of snow, others got very little or none at all.
NJ Transit has announced service changes and many schools and offices are closed.
The biggest cost of the health care replacement could be the loss of health insurance for millions of people, as soon as next year. A parent group files suit to get the teachers last in, first out ...
Over a foot of snow is likely for much of the state, with isolated areas nearing two feet.
Parts of New Jersey could see over a foot of snow, coastal flooding and beach erosion.
Double digit snowfall totals are likely for at least northern New Jersey in a storm expected to hit Monday into Tuesday.
Many schools and government offices are closed and travel could be difficult.