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An arriving NJ TRANSIT train. (Credit: CBS2)

NJ TRANSIT Selling Papal Rail Passes

Passengers planning to ride NJ TRANSIT trains to see Pope Francis in Philadelphia need to get tickets in advance.

08/15/2015

NJ TRANSIT trains. (credit: CBS2)

NJ TRANSIT Monitoring Rail Repairs, Says Amtrak ‘Doing Everything Necessary’

With the focus shifting to longer-term solutions, such as new tunnels under the Hudson River, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, D-N.J., said it’s a fight on Capitol Hill to secure the investment needed.

08/04/2015

Officials announce safety improvements to the Elmwood Park, NJ rail crossing on Aug. 3, 2015. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

New Safety Improvements Unveiled At Dangerous Elmwood Park Rail Crossing

A dangerous rail crossing in Elmwood Park, New Jersey is getting a high-tech safety makeover.

08/03/2015

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Big Crowds Expected On NJ TRANSIT Trains For American Pharoah’s Race On Jersey Shore

NJ TRANSIT will be adding extra trains this weekend for fans wishing to see American Pharoah run the Haskell Invitational.

07/31/2015

A NJ TRANSIT train. (credit: CBS2)

Menendez, Booker Call For Increased Infrastructure Funding In Wake Of NJ TRANSIT Train Problems

Lawmakers and NJ TRANSIT commuters are demaning answers after a week plagued by problems caused by Amtrak overhead wire issues.

07/27/2015

NJ TRANSIT Chief: Will Try To Hold Fare Hikes To Single Digits

The head of NJ TRANSIT said Wednesday that a looming budget gap could force fare increases but that she will strive to make those less burdensome than the hikes instituted in 2010 that prompted heavy criticism from commuters.

03/11/2015

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New Jersey Turnpike Authority Ends E-ZPass Break For Non-New Jersey Customers

Drivers who have E-ZPass accounts in other states soon won’t get off-peak discounts when they pass through New Jersey.

05/24/2011