Federal Government Gives New Jersey $16 Million Toward Portal Bridge ReplacementThe State of New Jersey has received a grant to move forward with a project to replace the century-old Portal Bridge, which is a frequent chokepoint for commuters along the Northeast Corridor.
Fire Under Portal Bridge Shuts Down Multiple NJ TRANSIT LinesMultiple 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.
NJ TRANSIT Trains Running With Delays After Service SuspensionNJ 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.
Power Problems Slowing Amtrak, NJ TRANSIT Rail RidersAmtrak service was temporarily suspended between Newark and New York City because of mechanical problems with the Portal Bridge.
Disabled NJT Train Causes Delays In/Out Of Penn StationA Midtown Direct train was headed into New York when it broke down around 8:30 a.m., officials said.
Morning Amtrak Power Problems Snarl NJ Transit, Highlight Aging InfrastructureAmtrak 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.
Christie Wants Money To Repair Newark Rail BridgeGov. Chris Christie killed plans for a Hudson River tunnel, but now he wants money for a bridge over the Hackensack River.
Service Headaches For NJ Transit, Amtrak RidersNew Jersey Transit says it has reopened one of two tracks that were closed by wire damage on its Northeast Corridor rail line.