Official: 'Real World Consequences' For Commuters From Lack Of NJ TRANSIT FundingWith system-wide ridership rising to over 272 million, NJ TRANSIT is struggling with declining funding to maintain repair and expand the system, according to a new report.
NJ Assembly Expected To Grill Port Authority Chairman At Committee HearingAssemblyman John Wisniewski said he will have many questions about the agency when Port Authority Chairman John Degnan goes before the Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee.
Ex-Port Authority Official Reportedly To Plead Guilty In GWB Lane Closure ScandalA guilty plea could soon come from the man who ordered the controversial lane closures at the George Washington Bridge.
Debate Revs Up Over Raising New Jersey Gas TaxThe state's Transportation Trust Fund, which gets money from the gas tax, is running out of money needed to repair potholes, bridges and more.
Wisniewski: Raise Gas Tax To Pay For NJ Transportation ProjectsAssembly Transportation Committee Chairman John Wisniewski told Meadowlands-area business leaders Tuesday that the state must identify a dedicated source of funding for the Transportation Trust Fund.
NJ Lawmakers Discuss Possible Ethics Probe Of Christie Due To Relationship With Cowboys OwnerThe co-chairs of the legislative committee investigating the Port Authority have discussed whether they want to look into the possibility of ethics violations stemming from the relationship between Gov. Chris Christie and Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones.
PATH Train Riders Oppose Proposal To End Overnight ServiceThe suggestion to eliminate PATH service between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m. on weeknights was part of a report from a special panel formed by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to reform the Port Authority.
Lawmakers Squabble Over Probe Of George Washington Bridge Lane ClosuresThe four Republican members of the Democrat-led legislative panel probing Gov. Chris Christie's connection to the traffic jams unveiled their own 119-page report Monday, just before the panel approved releasing the group's report to the public.
Board Of Education Continues Suspension Of Sayreville High School Football CoachesThe Board of Education has continued the suspensions of the Sayreville War Memorial High School football coach and his staff, CBS 2's Lou Young reported Tuesday night.
Chris Christie Slams Legislative Panel Investigating BridgegateChristie accused committee members of being more interested in getting their names in the newspapers and on television, and he urged them to finish up their work.
Christie Aide: I Didn't Alert Bosses About George Washington Bridge Traffic JamsRegina Egea testified before a legislative panel that is investigating the closures.
N.J. Lawmakers Slow Bridgegate Investigation, Yield to Federal ProbeNew Jersey lawmakers are moving slower than they had planned as they investigate the politically engineered traffic jams near the George Washington Bridge last year.