Lawmakers To Grill Amtrak, NJ TRANSIT Heads On Recent Rail MishapsA joint committee in Trenton on Friday will hear from Amtrak CEO Wick Moorman and NJ TRANSIT Executive Director Steve Santoro.
Amtrak Putting Together Plan To Improve Aging Infrastructure At Penn StationThe plan is in addition to ongoing Amtrak track maintenance work that NJ TRANSIT says will cause 15-minute delays to and from Penn on weekdays and 30-minute delays on weekends "until further notice,"
Amtrak's Pledge For Penn Station Repairs Meet With Mixed Reviews From LawmakersAmtrak’s intent to begin making long-overdue repairs at Penn Station has been met with a mixture of jubilation and consternation in Albany and Trenton.
NJ TRANSIT Riders Deal With 60 Minute Delays; Access To Penn Station RestoredDelays on the NJ TRANSIT system persisted as the evening rush began at Penn Station due to the overhead wire problems.
Amtrak Train Breaks Down While Pulling Out Of Penn StationAn Amtrak train broke down in the Hudson River tunnel while leaving Penn Station Sunday.
Schumer Demands Better Police Coordination At Penn Station After StampedeU.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Sunday that Penn Station needs major improvements in coordination, training and staffing following a panic and stampede a week ago Friday.
Officials To Unveil 2nd Phase Of Penn Station-Moynihan Train Hall ComplexThe multi-phase project will transform the landmark Farley Post Office building into a new Manhattan home for Amtrak.
Panic Or Stampede May Happen Again At Penn Station, Expert WarnsA false alarm set off a stampede at Penn Station last week, and now some are worried that it could happen again – and that Penn Station is not prepared.
Officials: Amtrak Police Use Taser On Suspect At Penn Station, Causing Panic Amid DelaysAs frustrated passengers crowded the platforms, Amtrak police used a Taser on a suspect, which some people mistook for the sound of gunshots.
LIRR Delays, Cancellations Cost More Than $60-Million In Lost Productivity; Report ClaimsA new report from the controller's office found that the Long Island Rail Road is falling short in on-time performance, and where you get on the train could make all the difference in the world.
Experts Discuss Urgent Need For Proposed Gateway Project At Public Hearing In NewarkThe recent train derailments at Penn Station highlighted the need for major work to the area’s infrastructure.
Amtrak President Apologizes To Commuters, Says Full Rail Service Expected At Penn FridayAt a news conference Thursday, Amtrak's president and CEO Wick Moorman said he wanted to personally apologize to anyone inconvenienced by Monday's derailment.

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