Crews have been working around the clock to repair the support beams, but authorities tell NJTV News it will take weeks, if not months, to repair the damage.
The construction will be staged with a top down approach that would first add new fifth and sixth floors, as well as replace existing floors with a state of the art facility.
In a joint session, legislators heard from NJ Transit and the Gateway Development Corporation.
The program is funded by donations and doesn't cost taxpayers a dime.
The bill contains $900 million for the transportation project, which includes building a new rail tunnel under the Hudson River.
The report highlights the Gateway Project and a new Port Authority bus terminal as the state's top two priorities.
NJ's Congressional delegation met with President Trump on Thursday to discuss the need for funding of the Gateway Program.
The Port Authority of NY and NJ welcomed the largest cargo vessel, thanks to the recent raising of the Bayonne Bridge.
Flooded trains cost NJ Transit millions of dollars during Sandy. Now the agency is looking for a better storage solution.
Despite the "summer of hell" moniker, NJ commuters fared much better than expected.
The governor says the $250 million deal will replace old buildings, offer new dining options and renovated restrooms.
How can the NJDOT prioritize new transit projects while maintaining current infrastructure?
State senators critical of proposal to build bus terminal at Javits Center.
Christie's Port Authority chairman pick has support, even from top Democrats.
The current price tag is $12.9 billion, over $5 billion more than estimates a year ago.