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Holland Tunnel-N.J. Turnpike Connection

Sinkhole Shuts Down Connection Between Holland Tunnel, N.J. Turnpike

Holland Tunnel work completed much earlier than anticipated, the New Jersey State Police said on Twitter.

05/13/2014

Snow Plow Rage

Winter 2014 Set Record For New Jersey DOT Costs

he state Transportation Department spent $138 million on state highways, “which is about the total of what we spent the past three years combined,” New Jersey Department of Transportation spokesman Steve Schapiro said.

05/07/2014

Pulaski Skyway (credit: CBS 2)

Northbound Pulaski Skyway To Close For 2 Years This Weekend For ‘Major Reconstructive Surgery’

The aging span is scheduled for a major makeover to replace the bridge deck and give the roadway another 75 years of life.

04/07/2014

Palisades Parkway Potholes

Funding Secured At Last To Repair Pothole-Laden Palisades Parkway

An end was in sight at last Tuesday to the pothole problem along the Palisades Interstate Parkway.

04/01/2014

John Montone

Radio Free Montone: How About A Moratorium On Media Bashing?

The next time you get the urge to bash the “mainstream media,” take a smooth ride on the Palisades Interstate Parkway.

03/14/2014

NJ DOT Commissioner James Simpson

Palisades Parkway Festers With Potholes; NJ DOT Commissioner Says No Budget To Fix It

Residents are fed up with the potholes on the Palisades Parkway in New Jersey, while officials continue to deny responsibility for repaving it.

03/07/2014

Pulaski Skyway as seen from Chopper 880 Jan. 10, 2013 (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

NJ DOT: No Added Traffic Expected On Staten Island From Pulaski Skyway Shutdown

New 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.

03/07/2014

A man walks past a large pile of snow created by snowplows on Broadway near Lincoln Center. (Photo STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Another Winter Storm Blowing Into Tri-State Area

Forecasters say snow is expected to begin falling Wednesday night and slow the commute into work Thursday.

02/12/2014

People walk through the snow during a winter storm in lower Manhattan on Jan. 2, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Fierce Winter Storm Hits Tri-State Area

A winter storm began bearing down on parts of the Tri-State area Thursday morning, promising heavy snow, strong winds and frigid temperatures

01/02/2014

Pothole Killer Truck (Credit: Potholekillers.com)

New Jersey DOT Rolls Out ‘Pothole Killer’ To Fill Ditches In Roadways

State Department of Transportation Assistant Commissioner Richard Shaw said they expect to fill just over 200,000 potholes this season running until the beginning of June.

03/20/2013

Road Construction (Credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Official: Speed Up Utility Work For Road Projects

A push has been launched in New Jersey to speed up utilities when new road projects are ready to go.

03/16/2013

A sign indicating a red light camera - File / Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

New Jersey’s Red Light Cameras Remain In Effect, As Measure To Reform System Stalls

The sponsor of a measure to reform the system has put it on hold after police and engineering officials called for changes to rules about the duration of yellow lights and the elimination of tickets for failing to make a complete stop before turning right on red.

02/11/2013

New Jersey DOT Commissioner James Simpson makes announcement on Pulaski Skyway rehabilitation project Jan. 10, 2013 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

NYC-Bound Lanes Of Pulaski Skyway To Be Shut Down For 2 Years Beginning In 2014

The billion-dollar rehab project to upgrade the 80-year-old span will begin following the 2014 Super Bowl at Met Life Stadium.

01/10/2013

MetLife Stadium as seen from Chopper 880 - East Rutherford, NJ (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

NJ DOT: Meadowlands Construction Project Will Not Be Complete Before MetLife Stadium Hosts 2014 Super Bowl

A contractor working on the project told the Bergen Record the project could be sped up if they were paid an additional $10 million.

09/19/2012

The American Dream complex is seen from Chopper 880 – East Rutherford, NJ (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass)

Meadowlands Area Mayors Want Traffic Study For American Dream Complex

The mega-complex formerly known as Xanadu is expected to have up to 150,000 visitors a day, far eclipsing the number who attended the Talmud event at MetLife Stadium on Wednesday.

08/02/2012

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