NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – They are as New Jersey as diners and Bruce Springsteen, but one Garden State lawmaker wants to see the end of jughandles.
St. Sen. James Holzapfel of Ocean County is behind a bill that would ban construction of any new ones. It has already made it out of committee and is headed for the full Senate.READ MORE: Driver Charged With DWI, Manslaughter In Crash That Killed Mother, Daughter On Rockaway Boulevard In Queens
He thinks it’s time to do away with the whole turn right to turn left concept.
“I think that they’ve probably reached where we are with traffic circles, which are slowly but surely being eliminated,” Holzapfel told WCBS 880’s Steve Scott. “Their time has come.”