Gov. Murphy Announces $161 Million In Aid Grants To New Jersey MunicipalitiesGov. Phil Murphy announced Friday that 537 cities and towns across New Jersey will share in $161.25 million in grants for road, bridges, and quality-of-life improvements.
New Report Details Sorry State Of Many New Jersey BridgesAn alarming new national report has revealed that many of the nation's bridges are structurally deficient. That includes a large number of spans in the Tri-State Area.
Comptroller: 1 In 7 New York State Bridges Are Structurally DeficientHundreds of bridges across New York are in bad shape, and it is not clear if the money to fix them will be available.
Commuters Brace For More MTA Fare & Toll HikesBridge and tunnel tolls will also go up by 4 percent for E-ZPass users and about 6 percent to 10 percent for cash customers.
Seen At 11: Say Goodbye To Time-Consuming Dentist Visits Thanks To New TechnologyGoing to the dentist can be painful, not because it hurts but because it can be time-consuming—especially if you need a crown or bridge.
Shuttered Bridges To Stay That Way With New Jersey Transportation Fund DepletedInfrastructure problems on roads and bridges are causing great pain in New Jersey, and the source for funding to fix them is up in the air.
MTA Announces Plan To Hike Fares, Tolls 4 Percent Over 2 YearsThe proposed hikes, announced Monday, would take effect next March.
Councilman: NYC Transportation Infrastructure Is In Desperate Need Of RepairsA City Council member said New York City’s transportation infrastructure is in serious need of modernization, at a joint hearing of the council Transportation and Economic Development committees Monday.
New Jersey Motorists Not Keen On Possible Gas Tax IncreaseAmong the proposals being discussed in Trenton, the state's 14.5-cent gas tax could double, or even triple.
NJ Lawmakers Call For Gov. Chris Christie To Spend On Bridges, RoadsThe politicians want Christie to put money into the drained-out Transportation Trust Fund.
Connecticut To Dedicate $25 Million More Toward Bridge UpgradesGov. Dannel Malloy explained that in many cases the additional funds will help pay for up to half the cost of the bridge repairs.
Poll Finds New Yorkers Think Congestion Is 'Serious' ProblemA total of 86 percent of participants of a new Quinnipiac University study said traffic congestion in New York City is a ``very serious'' or ``somewhat serious'' problem.
State Audit Finds Port Authority Missed Dozens Of Bridge InspectionsThe review released Friday by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli found that the authority waited more than a year to conduct 47 inspections on bridges identified in earlier examinations as having conditions that, if ignored, could become dangerous.
Obama Announces Infrastructure Plan During Tappan Zee Bridge SpeechPresident Barack Obama visited the Tappan Zee Bridge on Wednesday as he announced a series of measures aimed at improving the nation's crumbling infrastructure.
De Blasio: 'Interesting And Innovative Ideas' In New Congestion Pricing PlanA new proposal would add tolls to East River bridges – all of which are now free – but lower the cost at crossings not well-served by public transit.