James Weinstein

NJ TRANSIT Executive Director Leaves With Criticized RecordThe executive director of NJ TRANSIT announced his resignation Tuesday, leaving behind a record that includes a costly decision to leave rail equipment in the path of Superstorm Sandy and the image of thousands of fans stranded for hours after this month's Super Bowl when trains couldn't accommodate them.
'This Is A Joke': Commute After Big Game Turns Into Super HeadacheTransit and National Football League officials are reviewing what could have been done to avoid the massive train backup in New Jersey after the Super Bowl.
NY Waterway, NJ TRANSIT To Launch Bus-Ferry Pilot ProgramIf you ride three bus routes on NJ TRANSIT to get home from Manhattan during the week, you might be able to cut your commuting time.
NJ TRANSIT Chief: No Fare Hike AheadExecutive Director Jim Weinstein says the transit agency plans to keep fares from rising for the fourth straight year.
NJ TRANSIT's Electric Trains Returning To Hoboken In Less Than Two WeeksThe agency fixed an electric substation that, like much of the Hoboken Terminal, was decimated in Sandy. The substation provides power to trains.
NJT, Metro-North Restore More Service Lost During Superstorm SandyExecutive director James Weinstein said full restoration marks another milestone because most customers commute to and from Manhattan.
Obama To Seek More Than $60B In Sandy Aid From CongressTri-State Area lawmakers and officials made visits to Washington this week to talk to President Barack Obama and members of Congress about the impact of storm and what's needed for recovery.
More Subway, Commuter Rail, Ferry Service Resumes For Monday Morning CommuteNJ TRANSIT officials announced over the weekend that limited service will begin Monday morning on the Bergen and Pascack Valley Lines.
NJ TRANSIT Plans To Discontinue Five Bus RoutesNJ TRANSIT will hold two hearings next month on planned changes to bus routes that the agency says will save more than $3 million a year.
No Plan To Raise Fares For NJ TRANSIT Commuters Executive Director James Weinstein told members of the Assembly Budget Committee on Monday the fiscal 2013 state budget does not include any fare increases.
Commuters Can Use Smartphones To Buy Tickets After NJ TRANSIT Partners With Google WalletInstead of digging cash out of your wallet to buy train or bus tickets NJ TRANSIT commuters will now be able to use their smartphones to just tap and pay.
Officials Consider Rail Safety Improvements After Deadly IncidentsThree teens were killed in two incidents along NJ TRANSIT tracks recently, which has officials wondering how to do a better job of keeping people off the tracks.
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