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1 World Trade Center, 4 World Trade Center with New York Harbor in the distance, as seen from Chopper 880, April 11, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Delays Vote On Role In 3 WTC Rebuilding

The Port Authority is delaying a vote on 3 World Trade Center to allow time to reach a deal that involves more private funding.

05/28/2014

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6 Fun Day Trips From Port Authority

Filling up at the pump and sitting in hours of traffic isn’t necessarily the only way to get out of town this Memorial Day weekend. The day trips listed below leave from Port Authority in Times Square and offer the perfect one-day getaway.

05/20/2014

Old and new Goethals Bridges (credit: Port Authority)

4-Year Goethals Bridge Replacement Project Begins

The new $1.5 billion cable-stayed span will have three lanes in each direction, wide shoulders, a walkway and space for future mass transit.

05/08/2014

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Christie, Cuomo To Form Panel To Reform Port Authority

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo added their voices Tuesday to those seeking to reform the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

05/06/2014

WTC B.A.S.E Jump

Men Charged In World Trade Center BASE Jump Plead Not Guilty

Marko Markovich, James Brady, Andrew Rossig and Kyle Hartwell were arraigned in Manhattan Supreme Court on Tuesday.

05/06/2014

Active shooter drill held at one World Trade Center on May 3, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Law Enforcement Agencies Hold Drill At One World Trade Center

The “active shooter drill” used mock gunmen firing paint bullets.

05/03/2014

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

NJ Lawmakers Receive Subpoena On GWB Probe

New Jersey lawmakers investigating the traffic jams at the heart of the scandal engulfing Gov. Chris Christie said Friday that federal prosecutors have ordered them to share documents they have gathered.

04/25/2014

NJ TRANSIT bus (file / credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Port Authority Could Rescind Park-And-Ride’s $1-A-Year Lease

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey could rescind a $1-a-year lease for a park-and-ride lot near the Lincoln Tunnel.

04/23/2014

1 World Trade Center, 4 World Trade Center with New York Harbor in the distance, as seen from Chopper 880, April 11, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Board Puts Off Vote On Loan For 3 World Trade Center

The dispute is over whether the agency should back $1.2 billion in loans for 3 World Trade. Developer Larry Silverstein is building the planned $2.3 billion tower on the site.

04/23/2014

JFK, LaGuardia airport workers rally outside Port Authority headquarters, April 23, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Votes To Raise Minimum Wage For Hourly JFK, LaGuardia Airport Workers

Baggage handlers, security officers, cabin cleaners and maintenance workers let their voices be heard as the Port Authority votes to force airlines to raise their poverty wage.

04/23/2014

Meeting of Port Authority Oversight Committee (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Oversight Committee Holds Meeting

The embattled agency has been under fire since revelations about lane closings at the George Washington Bridge last fall. But it had come under criticism before that for issues surrounding toll hikes in 2011.

04/21/2014

Pulaski Skyway (credit: CBS 2)

Northbound Pulaski Skyway To Close For 2 Years This Weekend For ‘Major Reconstructive Surgery’

The aging span is scheduled for a major makeover to replace the bridge deck and give the roadway another 75 years of life.

04/07/2014

Planes at Kennedy Airport. (credit: Getty Images)

Plane Noise Prompts East Hills Residents To Flood Port Authority With Complaints

Loud planes have caused a small Long Island town to file thousands of complaints with the Port Authority.

04/05/2014

JFK AirTrain

AirTrain Service At JFK To Shut Down Until Saturday Afternoon

AirTrain service at John F. Kennedy International Airport will be shut down until Saturday afternoon.

04/04/2014

Bayonne Bridge (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Residents Believe Bayonne Bridge Project Is Damaging Their Homes

Work to raise the span is vibrating windows and walls, splitting plaster, shifting door frames and filling the air with dust, some residents claim.

04/04/2014

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