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NJ TRANSIT Riders: Proposed Fare Hikes Could Make For A Hardship

NJ TRANSIT riders had their first opportunity to express their views on possible rate hikes Saturday, and many were less than thrilled.



NJ TRANSIT Weighs Possibility Of Fare Hikes, Service Cuts

NJ TRANSIT said Tuesday that fare hikes or service “adjustments” were a possibility as the transportation agency deals with a major budget gap.


Gov. Andrew Cuomo   (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Cuomo Supports Proposal For Two-Year Property Tax Freeze

The proposal calls for the state to subsidize the cost of the freeze in 2014 with its budget surplus.


Thomas Prendergast (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

MTA Chairman: Don’t Get Your Hopes Up For A Fare Hike Reprieve

The man tapped to head the Metropolitan Transportation Authority wants a second look at the service cuts that have increased crowding and wait times.


N.J. Gov. Chris Christie

Gov. Christie’s Budget Expected To Include Medicaid Cuts

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will be unveiling his budget next week, and it seems inevitable that he plans on making cuts in Medicaid, the program that helps the poor get medical services.


A Metro-North train is seen in Stamford, CT - Aug 28, 2009 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Metro North Service Changes Start Monday

New Haven line schedule changes will take effect Monday morning as Metro North struggles to run the rail line with fewer cars.


FILE - LIRR Trains (credit: CBS 2)

Ahead Of NYC Marathon, LIRR Cuts Service This Weekend

The cuts come as the LIRR runs a final battery of tests to bring its World War I-era signal system into the new century.



Extremely Limited Service On LIRR For The Weekend

Passengers will again be dealing with a weekend of extremely limited service – but this time, the disruption coincides with one of the city’s most popular events.