NJ Transit Approves Settlement Over Canceled Trans-Hudson Tunnel ProjectThe settlement will pay the federal government $95 million for the Hudson River rail project that Gov. Chris Christie scrapped nearly a year ago.
Legal Costs Over Trans-Hudson Tunnel Project Funds Tops $1 MillionGovernor Chris Christie's legal battle with the federal government over whether the state owes $271 million for abandoning a train tunnel under the Hudson has so far cost the state more than a $1 million.
Gov. Christie Vows To Fight $271M Trans-Hudson Tunnel Bill In CourtChristie abandoned the project last fall, citing escalating costs. He noted potential overruns of $2 billion to $5 billion, which he said the state couldn't afford.
Feds: NJ Must Repay $271M For Scrapped Trans-Hudson Rail TunnelThe Federal Transit Administration has ruled that NJ must repay the feds the entire $271 million it spent on early design and engineering work for a NJ-NY train tunnel that Gov. Chris Christie scrapped.
Christie: No Immediate Decision On Tunnel's FutureSpeaking after a campaign rally in Mount Laurel with Republican congressional candidate Jon Runyan, Christie said any decision he comes to will be made with the state's taxpayers in mind.
Christie To Weigh Tunnel Decision Through WeekendGov. Christie will take at least the weekend to decide whether to continue the biggest public works project under way in America: a new rail tunnel connecting New Jersey and New York City.