Portal Bridge

NJ TRANSIT Train

Fire Under Portal Bridge Shuts Down Multiple NJ TRANSIT Lines

Multiple NJ TRANSIT lines were suspended during the evening rush Monday due to a fire that broke out under the Portal Bridge over the Hackensack River.

08/04/2014

NJ TRANSIT Train

NJ TRANSIT Trains Running With Delays After Service Suspension

NJ TRANSIT trains are running again with delays after service was suspended between New York City and Newark because Amtrak’s Portal Bridge was stuck in the open position.

02/28/2014

NJ Transit (credit: CBS 2)

Power Problems Slowing Amtrak, NJ TRANSIT Rail Riders

Amtrak service was temporarily suspended between Newark and New York City because of mechanical problems with the Portal Bridge.

01/23/2013

Hoboken PATH station Oct. 22 (credit: Billie Rama)

Disabled NJT Train Causes Delays In/Out Of Penn Station

A Midtown Direct train was headed into New York when it broke down around 8:30 a.m., officials said.

10/22/2012

An NJ Transit train is seen at Penn Station - New York, NY - Oct 26, 2010 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Morning Amtrak Power Problems Snarl NJ Transit, Highlight Aging Infrastructure

Amtrak officials are eyeing an electrical substation in Richmond, Va., as the possible source of a voltage problem that halted trains between New York and Philadelphia.

06/23/2011

Christie Wants Money To Repair Newark Rail Bridge

Gov. Chris Christie killed plans for a Hudson River tunnel, but now he wants money for a bridge over the Hackensack River.

05/13/2011

Amtrak train at Penn Station - New York, NY - File / Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Service Headaches For NJ Transit, Amtrak Riders

New Jersey Transit says it has reopened one of two tracks that were closed by wire damage on its Northeast Corridor rail line.

12/01/2010