Court Halts Enforcement Of Hempstead Law Requiring Free Air At Gas StationsA temporary injunction has been ordered stopping the Town of Hempstead from imposing fines for gas station owners who do not offer free air to motorists.
State Hopes Generator Transfer Switches Will Prevent Gas Crisis As Seen After SandyThe devastation from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston has raised questions about how the Tri-State Area will weather its next hurricane.
As New Jersey Preps For Storms, Residents Concerned With Getting AroundNJ TRANSIT, which saw some train under water during Sandy, is keeping a close eye in an effort to minimize service disruptions.
Boarded-Up Gas Stations Slowly Reopening On Long IslandThe Long Island Gasoline Retailers Association's Kevin Beyer said a company that was running the stations ran into financial problems.
NYC Motorists Fill Up Ahead Of Potentially Historic SnowstormThere were anxious faces at the Mobile gas station on Eleventh Avenue as people looked to fill up in case stations run out of fuel.
Fire Suppression System Requirement At Gas Stations Could Soon Be Lifted For N.Y. StateMotorists who pull into gas stations likely don’t notice the fire suppression systems embedded in overhead canopies, but for decades, New York state has required them. But the state’s Code Council could soon lift the requirement.
Pumps Stolen From 3 Out-Of-Business Gas Stations On Long IslandPolice on Monday were trying to find the thieves who stole seven gas pumps from several shuttered service stations on Long Island.
Fueling Up Is Getting Harder As Gas Stations Close Across U.S.More than 100 years after America's first retail gasoline station opened, the National Petroleum News reports that America's 160,000 gas stations are slowly receding from the landscape.
Pilfered At The Pump: Cops Say Thieves Are Targeting Motorists With New ‘Sliding’ RobberiesThieves have been targeting drivers while they're pumping gas, it's a new crime of opportunity that takes only seconds.
Prosecutors: N.J. Man Skimmed Credit Card Info, Used It To Buy Alcohol For His NightclubAs drivers fill up for the big holiday weekend, police in New Jersey have issued a warning about credit card skimming at gas stations.
Union County Officials To Crack Down On Price-Gouging Gas Stations This Memorial Day WeekendOfficials in Union County, N.J. are on the lookout for price gouging as Memorial Day weekend gets underway Friday.
Hotels, Gas Station Settle With N.J. Over Price-Gouging AllegationsNew Jersey state officials said Monday that settlements have been reached with two hotels and a gas station accused of price gouging following Superstorm Sandy.
New York Gas Stations Won't Be Powerless In Future StormsGas stations on or near main highways or expressways will be required to have transfer switches so that generator power can be used.
N.J. Town, Businesses Locked In Power Struggle Over Mandatory GeneratorsA New Jersey town wants to make sure all of its essential businesses are equipped with emergency generators to prevent the chaos that occurred after Superstorm Sandy.
Federal Sandy Aid To Cover Backup Generators At Some New York Gas StationsGov. Andrew Cuomo announced federal relief money will help gas stations pay for electrical wiring to use generators that would keep gas flowing during power outages.