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Crash Disrupts Rail Service On 2 NJ TRANSIT Lines

Service was suspended Wednesday afternoon in both directions after a flatbed truck flipped over onto the tracks and hit the transformer at a crossing on Route 27 in Iselin.

03/11/2015

NJ TRANSIT Chief: Will Try To Hold Fare Hikes To Single Digits

The head of NJ TRANSIT said Wednesday that a looming budget gap could force fare increases but that she will strive to make those less burdensome than the hikes instituted in 2010 that prompted heavy criticism from commuters.

03/11/2015

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NJ TRANSIT Pascack Valley Line Rail Service Resumes

Service was suspended earlier Wednesday morning after an electrical wire caught fire between River Edge and Oradell.

03/11/2015

Fire damaged several cars at this parking garage in Little Falls, N.J. on March 10, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Fire Torches 5 Cars In Little Falls NJ TRANSIT Parking Garage

At least five cars were burned, but luckily no one was hurt. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

03/10/2015

A woman waits in snow on 115th Street & Broadway on March 5, 2015. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork)

More Snow Settles In As Another Winter Storm Sweeps Into Tri-State Area

The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for New York City, Long Island and parts of New Jersey until 7 p.m. Thursday.

03/05/2015

Snow falling in Freehold, NJ on March 5, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Officials Urge Caution On The Roads As Snow Blankets The Garden State

A winter storm warning was expected to remain in effect for most of the state until 7 p.m. The National Weather Service said 4 to 8 inches were possible.

03/05/2015

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Weather-Related Problems Cause Delays For Metro-North, NJ TRANSIT Commuters

Trains are beginning to run closer to schedule again after weather-related problems caused delays for commuters Thursday morning.

03/05/2015

Slushy streets and sidewalks in Morningside Heights on March 4, 2015. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork.com)

More Snow Headed Our Way; Winter Storm Warning Expanded

March is still coming in like a lion as more snow moves in Wednesday night after a wintry mix of snow and rain left roads and sidewalks a slushy mess.

03/04/2015

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Tri-State Area Residents Hit With Icy Start; More Snow Coming Later In Week

Motorists needed extra time Monday morning to thaw out their vehicles after a winter storm left a mix of snow and ice across the Tri-State area.

03/02/2015

An NJ TRANSIT bus (credit: CBS2)

Possibility Of NJ TRANSIT Fare Hike Riles Up Riders

Some riders said they’re already seeing a deterioration in service and questioned why they should be asked to pay more.

02/26/2015

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NJ TRANSIT Weighs Possibility Of Fare Hikes, Service Cuts

NJ TRANSIT said Tuesday that fare hikes or service “adjustments” were a possibility as the transportation agency deals with a major budget gap.

02/25/2015

Ice in the Hudson River tunnels caused major delays for NJ TRANSIT customers at Penn Station on Friday, Feb. 20. (Credit: CBS2)

Commuters End Up Stranded At Penn Station As NJ TRANSIT Tracks Ice Over

Severe and bitter cold took a toll on transit systems around the Tri-State Area Friday, with track trouble leading to extended delays for thousands of commuters at Penn Station.

02/20/2015

Commuters at Penn Station/file (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Power Problems, Icing Cause Significant Delays On LIRR, NJ TRANSIT

Long Island Rail Road and NJ TRANSIT commuters faced significant delays Friday morning due to power problems and icing in the tunnels.

02/20/2015

Snowy roads in Fords, New Jersey on Feb. 17, 2015. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Parts Of Southern, Central New Jersey Hit Hard By Snow

Southern New Jersey was largely spared by snow in winter storms earlier this season, but it was being hit the hardest on Tuesday.

02/17/2015

Snowy roads in Fords, New Jersey on Feb. 17, 2015. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Snow, Frigid Temps Cause Slick Roads Across Tri-State Area

Commuters faced some hazardous travel conditions during the morning rush hour on Tuesday.

02/17/2015

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