Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

This debt collection letter for the Port Authority is real, though some think it is a scam. (Credit: CBS2)

Port Authority Letters Seeking To Collect Old Tolls Mistaken For Scam

Some drivers have become confused about a Port Authority effort to collect money from toll violators – thinking it’s a hoax and a scam.

08/19/2015

A TSA officer gives directions to passengers at John F. Kennedy International Airport (Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Port Authority: Former Agency Official Tried To Breach Security At JFK Airport

The Port Authority said the incident at JFK involved an oversized bag that crews were worried had not been properly screened.

07/29/2015

The Lincoln Tunnel Helix in Weehawken, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Demanding Answers: Why Is Lincoln Tunnel Helix Construction Taking So Long?

A total of 120,000 drivers a day take the Lincoln Tunnel Helix and deal with the punishing toll – and construction work to repair the aging section is dragging on.

07/14/2015

Pulaski Skyway as seen from Chopper 880. The northbound lanes of the span will be closed for a 2-year bridge deck replacement project. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880) CLICK to enlarge

Report: Port Authority Officials Hiring Lawyers As Investigations Continue Into Use Of Toll Money

Both the Manhattan district attorney’s office and the Securities and Exchange Commission are investigating whether the Port Authority had the right to spend $1.8 billion in toll money to rebuild the Pulaski Skyway and three other roads.

07/05/2015

FILE - Parking Lot (credit: Clip Art)

Port Authority Renegotiates Park-And-Ride Lot Lease That Once Went For $1

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey on Thursday said it has reached an agreement for a lease on a park-and-ride lot near the Lincoln Tunnel, which once went for $1 a year.

06/25/2015

FILE -- Commuters exit a PATH train station at the World Trade Center site. (credit: Getty Images)

NJ Assembly Expected To Grill Port Authority Chairman At Committee Hearing

Assemblyman John Wisniewski said he will have many questions about the agency when Port Authority Chairman John Degnan goes before the Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee.

06/22/2015

FILE -- Commuters exit a PATH train station at the World Trade Center site. (credit: Getty Images)

Judge Rules In Favor Of Port Authority In Whistleblower Case

Jay Alpert claimed he was fired after reporting to superiors that a police captain had made copies of police promotional exams and was sharing them with prospective candidates.

06/02/2015

FILE -- A plane takes off at LaGuardia Airport. (Credit: Getty Images)

Study: New York City Airports Have Worst Tarmac Delays In The Country

Last year, Kennedy, LaGuardia and Newark Liberty airports experienced tarmac delays between one and five hours.

05/28/2015

Scott Rechler

Port Authority Official Floats Idea Of 1 Pay Card For All NJ-NY Mass Transit

If you take NJTRANSIT to the PATH and then jump on the subway, you have a wallet full of cards.

05/12/2015

One World Trade Center is viewed from one of the top floors of the Four Seasons private residences at 30 Park Place on January 21, 2015. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

DA Probing Cowboys Owner’s Contract For One World Trade Observation Deck

Prosecutors are investigating the procurement process behind a contract awarded to Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones’ company to operate the observation deck at One World Trade Center.

04/09/2015

A police officer advises commuters after an accident that left a pedestrian dead at the Port Authority Bus Terminal. (Credit: CBS2)

Pedestrian Killed In Port Authority Bus Terminal Accident

A fatal bus accident at the Port Authority Bus Terminal led to major delays during the Thursday evening rush.

03/26/2015

A Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police officer accidentally shot himself and a colleague while cleaning his gun at a facility in Elizabeth, police say. (Credit: CBS2)

Port Authority Officer Accidentally Shoots Self, Colleague, Police Say

A Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police officer accidentally shot himself and a colleague while cleaning his gun Thursday afternoon, police said.

03/19/2015

Port Authority Bus Terminal at 41st Street (file / credit: Google Maps)

Port Authority Bus Terminal Transformation Plan Shot Down As Too Expensive

A plan to transform the deteriorating Port Authority Bus Terminal from a crumbling eyesore into a gleaming new facility for about $9 billion has been rejected as too costly.

03/19/2015

New Jersey Senate President Stephen Sweeney calls for the Port Authority to sell real estate holdings March 17, 2015, at Newark's Penn Station. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

NJ Democrats To Port Authority: Sell Real Estate Holdings To Pay For Hudson Rail Tunnel

Sweeney joined with other Democrats and transportation and business leaders Tuesday at Newark’s Penn Station to stress the critical importance of a new rail tunnel.

03/17/2015

Crews begin installing glass at the World Trade Center transportation hub on March 16, 2015. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Crews Begin To Install Glass At World Trade Center Transportation Hub

Steven Plate, the head of World Trade Center construction for the Port Authority, said more than 700 5-feet-by-10 feet panels are being installed over the next several months.

03/16/2015

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