Jim Simpson

NJ DOT: No Added Traffic Expected On Staten Island From Pulaski Skyway ShutdownNew Jersey DOT Commissioner Jim Simpson said they're only anticipating a 4 percent increase of drivers on Staten Island as a result of the span closures. The inbound Skyway will be closed for two years starting next month.
NJ TRANSIT Executive Defends Storing Trains In Low-Lying Areas Ahead Of SandyThe New Jersey state Assembly held a committee hearing Monday on the damage sustained by NJ TRANSIT's infrastructure during superstorm Sandy.
After Teen’s Death, NJT’s ‘Another Train Coming’ Warning System Aims At Keeping Pedestrians SafeA new rail safety system has been put in place at a NJ TRANSIT station in Garfield that officials hope will prevent future injuries or death to people crossing the tracks.
NJ DOT Commissioner Jim Simpson Suggests NJ TRANSIT Bypass Port Authority Bus TerminalNew Jersey Transportation Commissioner Jim Simpson wants NJ TRANSIT to explore picking up passengers on the streets of Manhattan.
Restored Hoboken Ferry Terminal OpensFerry service at the Hoboken terminal has been running out of a temporary slip for twenty years, after the ferry terminal grew old and rusty, but things changed today.
Toll Collectors Could Lose Jobs If New Jersey Turnpike Authority PrivatizesNew Jersey's transportation commissioner says cumbersome union work rules cost the state as much as $13 million a year in salaries and benefits for extra toll collectors.
Toll 'Hot Lanes' Not In New Jersey DOT's PlansThe New Jersey State Assembly is holding a budget hearing today and transportation is on the agenda.