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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

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

Senate Republicans Push Bill To Overhaul Port Authority

Senate Republicans are pushing a bill aimed at increasing transparency at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and capturing the support of both states’ governors.

02/27/2015

Passengers ride the AirTrain Newark at Newark International Airport July 18, 2002 in Newark, New Jersey. The nation's top airline carriers are expected to post a loss of about $1.4 billion in the second quarter of 2002 following around $7 billion in losses in 2001. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Port Authority Boss Says He’s Cooperating With Probe On Perks For Past Chairman

The chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said Thursday that the agency is cooperating with authorities investigating whether his predecessor received preferential treatment from United Airlines.

02/19/2015

Newark Liberty International Airport (file/credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Records: Port Authority Commissioners Got Perks At JFK, Newark Airports

Newly released records show four commissioners at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey were allowed to bypass regular security lines and received other perks when they flew out of airports run by the agency.

02/13/2015

The international arrivals terminal is viewed at John F. Kennedy Airport. (credited: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Port Authority Airports Set New Passenger Record

The agency announced Wednesday that preliminary data shows an estimated 117.1 million passengers used JFK, Newark Liberty, LaGuardia, Stewart and Atlantic City airports during 2014.

01/28/2015

FILE -- The New Jersey side of the George Washington Bridge. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Police: Traffic Stop Leads To Kidnapping Charge For New Jersey Man

According to investigators, the 26-year-old told officers he had two passengers with him, but one of the passengers began yelling for help as he pulled away.

01/24/2015

A Royal Jordanian airlines plane.  (credit: Alexander Klein/AFP/GettyImages)

Officials: Woman Gives Birth Aboard Jordan-NYC Flight

A 33-year-old woman gave birth to a baby girl on a flight to New York from Jordan, airport officials said.

01/21/2015

A car allegedly driven by Serena Wolstenholme, 29, after crashing into a utility pole in Leonia, N.J. following a police chase. (Credit: Port Authority Police)

Police: Driver Was On Heroin When She Led Port Authority Squad On Chase

Port Authority police on Thursday arrested a suspect who allegedly crashed into a pole in Leonia, New Jersey after leading officers on a chase.

01/15/2015

Vehicles slow for tolls before crossing the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Committee Probing Bridgegate Subpoenaed For Former Port Authority Exec’s Testimony

The legislative committee looking into the lane closure scandal on the George Washington Bridge has received a federal subpoena involving a former top Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official.

01/08/2015

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