NJ Transit

An empty highway in Brooklyn is viewed the morning after a major winter storm on January 27, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Travel Bans Lifted For New York, New Jersey & Connecticut; Transit Services Resuming

Travel bans were lifted Tuesday morning, a day after officials barred drivers from streets throughout the Tri-State area.

01/27/2015

(Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Tri-State Guide To Planes, Trains & Automobiles

Things are getting back to normal after the storm. Before you head out, check out our guide below for all the latest transit updates.

CBS New York–01/27/2015

Morning Snow

States Of Emergency Declared As Tri-State Area Braces For Massive Snowstorm

The Tri-State area is bracing for a “crippling and potentially historic” storm that could bury communities in up to 2 or more feet of snow.

01/26/2015

One person was hospitalized on the evening of Tuesday, Jan . 20, when a bus hit a wall at the Port Authority Bus Terminal. (Credit: Jersey Vortex)

Bus Hits Wall At Port Authority Terminal; Commuter Traffic Halted

A bus slammed into a wall inside the Port Authority Bus Terminal late Tuesday afternoon, leaving one person hospitalized.

01/20/2015

Parishioners and clergy are worried that a pending rail project could spell the end for the Church of St. John. (Credit: CBS2)

‘Penn South’ Rail Project Could Offer Relief To Commuters At Cost Of Historic Church

A church could be standing in the way of New Jersey commuters’ hopes for a faster trip to the city.

01/20/2015

(Credit: NJ Transit Police)

NJ Transit Police Searching For Suspects In Robberies At North Elizabeth Station

New Jersey Transit police are searching for suspects who robbed commuters at gunpoint at the North Elizabeth station Christmas Eve morning.

01/20/2015

Inside an expanded Hudson-Bergen Light Rail car - July 3, 2013 (credit: Levon Putney / WCBS 880)

NJ Lawmakers Listen To Pleas To Extend Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Into Bergen County

Some northern New Jersey mayors met with lawmakers on Wednesday to push for extending NJ Transit’s light rail north of its last Hudson County stop.

01/09/2015

NJ TRANSIT Train

NJ TRANSIT Pascack Valley Service Snagged After Person Is Killed By Train

NJ TRANSIT service on the Pascack Valley Line was suspended Wednesday evening – just as New Year’s Eve celebrations were set to begin – after someone was struck and killed by a train in Hackensack.

12/31/2014

Metro-North Railroad

MTA, NJ TRANSIT & PATH Providing Extra Trains For New Year’s Eve Celebrations

Extra trains will be running for New Year’s Eve revelers getting to and from their parties.

12/31/2014

NJ TRANSIT Train

Authorities: Passenger Pulled Knife On NJ TRANSIT Conductor Near Red Bank

A passenger was detained Tuesday, after allegedly pulling a knife on the conductor of a NJ TRANSIT train.

12/30/2014

Police say a NJ TRANSIT bus collided with two tractor-trailers on the NJ Turnpike in Linden, NJ on Dec. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

8 Hurt After NJ TRANSIT Bus, 3 Tractor-Trailers Collide Near Linden

Eight people were hurt Wednesday morning when a NJ TRANSIT bus loaded with passengers collided with three tractor-trailers during the morning rush, New Jersey State Police said.

12/17/2014

One lane of Route 35N closed in Belmar due to flooding from the Shark River. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Nor’easter Brings Heavy Rain, Wind To Tri-State, Leaves Some Areas Flooded

A flood watch is in effect through late Tuesday night for New York City, parts of Long Island, Westchester, Orange, Rockland and Putnam counties as well as for parts of Connecticut, New Jersey.

12/09/2014

NJ TRANSIT Train

Repairs Could Slow NJ TRANSIT Trains

NJ TRANSIT says passengers heading to Newark and New York City should expect delays of up to 15 minutes through Dec. 21.

12/01/2014

An accident on the Taconic Parkway during snow on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: Lou Young/CBS2)

Thanksgiving Travelers Across Tri-State Fight Through Rain, Snow

One of the busiest, most stressful travel days of the year poses special challenges as travelers on their way to Thanksgiving celebrations contend with a nor’easter packing rain and snow.

11/26/2014

"Manhattan West" Construction just west of Ninth Avenue (Credit: CBS 2)

Platform Over Train Tracks Completed In New Manhattan West Neighborhood

The two-acre platform located between 9th and 10th avenues between 31st and 33rd streets is bigger than Bryant Park and was built over active Amtrak, LIRR and NJ Transit tracks.

11/18/2014

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