NJ TRANSIT: Manpower Shortage To Blame For Over Half Of July’s CancellationsAmtrak and New Jersey Transit claim track work is progressing on time, but New Jersey legislators have some new questions.
NJ TRANSIT: Crews Are Using Contractual Loophole To Take Time Off, Causing CancellationsMonday and Tuesday morning, some trains were not just delayed, they were cancelled altogether, because the agency didn’t have the engineers to drive them
Challenging Morning For NJ TRANSIT, LIRR Commuters Amid Penn Station RepairsTuesday morning's issues all came amid ongoing track repairs and corresponding schedule cutbacks for Penn Station commuters that began last week.
Power Problems At Penn Station Lead To Delays, Disabled TrainsJust hours after Amtrak and NJ TRANSIT announced trains were back on track Saturday, riders faced more delays in and out of Penn Station due to overhead wire problems.
Amtrak Says Repair Work At Penn Station Moving Ahead Of ScheduleHundreds of workers on site have already replaced two switches on Interlocking A, while two other switches are in the process of being replaced.
Penn Station Repairs: What You Need To Know For NJ TRANSIT, LIRR & AmtrakMajor Penn Station repair work that runs from July 10 to September 1 will close some of the station's 21 tracks, requiring a roughly 20 percent of reduction in service.
LIRR, NJ TRANSIT Commuters Face Second Day Of Penn Station RepairsHundreds of thousands of Long Island Rail Road and NJ TRANSIT commuters dealt with some confusion, a bit of overcrowding and some delays Monday at the start of what figures to be an arduous two-month period.
Service Changes For NJ TRANSIT Riders As Penn Station Repairs BeginRiders who rely on Midtown Direct trains to Penn on the Morris and Essex lines will be among those most impacted.
Rail Riders Brace For Delays, Frustrations As Major Penn Station Repair Work Starts MondayJust when you thought the morning commute couldn't get any worse, just wait until Monday.
Commuters Bracing For Major Penn Station Repair Work Set To Begin MondayThe accelerated repair work, prompted by two derailments this spring, will close some of the station's 21 tracks and require a roughly 20 percent reduction in the number of commuter trains coming in from New Jersey and Long Island.
Christie Calls For 'Full Investigation' Following NJ TRANSIT Derailment At Penn StationNJ TRANSIT says there may still be delays up to 15 minutes in and out of New York.
The Breaking Point: Was It Inevitable?In this new WCBS 880 special report series, Alex Silverman takes a closer look at the Tri-State Area’s transit nightmare.