The agency operates the major airports in the New York metropolitan area, along with four bridges, two tunnels, the PATH rail system and shipping ports.READ MORE: New York Weather: CBS2’s 12/1 Wednesday Morning Forecast
The Star-Ledger of Newark reports Port Authority Chairman David Samson said the audit was not in response to concerns raised by the Port Authority Police Benevolent Association.READ MORE: NYCFC Reaches Eastern Conference Final After Penalty Shootout
The PBA has criticized security at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan and at the Kennedy airport monorail.
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