Newark Penn Station
A reported fire on an Amtrak train at Newark Penn Station caused major delays on two NJ TRANSIT lines Saturday afternoon.
Newark Penn Station, Hoboken Terminal and Secaucus Junction are expected to be outfitted with Wi-Fi by the end of the year. The service will eventually be brought to other stations and trains.
An investment of $185 million is coming to help get Amtrak’s Gateway project rolling, a project that is supposed to create a high-speed rail corridor to alleviate the bottleneck between New York and Newark.
Union County Prosecutor Theodore Romankow says 34-year-old Michael Bell of Plainfield was arrested late Saturday night near Penn Station in Newark, where he was planning to take a bus to an undisclosed site.
NJ TRANSIT officials were at Newark Penn Station Monday to warn customers that there is no free ride, WCBS 880′s Marla Diamond reported.
Commuters who ride buses from New Jersey into Manhattan are facing delays of up to 30 minutes getting to the Port Authority Bus Terminal.
Things are sounding a lot better this morning at Newark Penn Station, thanks to an upgraded P.A. system.
Delays are expected for Wednesday’s evening commute on three NJ TRANSIT rail lines due to signal problems.
New Jersey Transit says a man was critically injured early Saturday when he was struck by a train in northern New Jersey.
The governor killed the tunnel project because of cost overruns, but Christie agreed to reconsider at U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood’s urging.
A new study says a $9 billion rail tunnel would cut the commuting time between New Jersey and New York City.