NJ Transit

NJ TRANSIT Train

Service Cuts, Fare Hikes Proposed By NJ TRANSIT

NJ TRANSIT said it’s looking at fare hikes and service cuts to close a budget gap.

04/21/2015

A NJ TRANSIT train along the Boonton Line in Towaco (credit: NJT via Flickr)

NJ TRANSIT Proposes 9 Percent Fare Hikes, Service Cuts

Among the increases is a 75-cent hike for a one-way ride from Metropark to New York. The proposed monthly rate for that route would rise by $26, to $310.

04/20/2015

NJ TRANSIT Train

2 Escape Serious Injury When Car Is Struck By Train In Elmwood Park

The driver, a 55-year-old woman from Yonkers, New York, and her passenger were both treated at hospitals for injuries that were not considered life-threatening.

04/19/2015

(Credit: Chopper2)

Pedestrian Struck By NJ TRANSIT Bus In North Bergen, NJ

Authorities are investigating after a pedestrian was struck by a NJ TRANSIT bus Friday morning.

04/17/2015

Four escalators at Secaucus Junction have been broken since November. (credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Secaucus Junction Escalators Still Broken After Nearly 5 Months

A NJ TRANSIT escalator at Secaucus Junction has been broken for months, sending people climbing about four flights of stairs.

04/15/2015

FILE - NJ TRANSIT station in Westwood (Credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Report: NJ TRANSIT To Propose 9 Percent Fare Hike

A legislative report says fare revenue for NJ TRANSIT will top $1 billion next year, but fare hikes could be on the rise.

04/15/2015

NJ TRANSIT Train

NJ Transit Riders Complain Of Funky Smell On Rail Cars

A funky smell is not growing on some New Jersey Transit train passengers.

04/08/2015

A crowd at Penn Station during NJ TRANSIT delays due to a brush fire at Kearny, New Jersey. (Credit: @noe_angelique, via Twitter)

Kearny Brush Fire Snags NJ TRANSIT Service

A brush fire in Kearny, New Jersey caused major delays on NJ TRANSIT trains from Penn Station during the evening rush Thursday.

04/02/2015

NJ TRANSIT Train

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

NJ TRANSIT Train

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

Metro-North Railroad

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

more

previous