Report Says New Jersey Has The Country's Worst Roads, New York Almost As BadAccording to the annual highway report, released by the Reason Foundation, New Jersey has the worst urban traffic congestion in the U.S.
Smithtown Officials To Determine Cost Of Repaving Roads Following Scandal Involving Highway SuperintendentSome improperly paved roads may have to be paved again in one Long Island town.
Survey: Nearly Three-Quarters Of Area Roads In Poor Or Mediocre ConditionThe survey also found that area drivers spend about $700 in repairs due to rough roads.
Christie Omits NJ’s ‘Transportation Trust Fund’ From Budget AddressGov. Chris Christie made news on the state's beleaguered Transportation Trust Fund this week by not mentioning it in his 25-minute budget address.
Winter Weather Means More Pothole Problems Across Tri-StatePothole season has gone into full swing, and some drivers have found themselves with their cars damaged or even trashed.
Flooding, Whipping Winds Plague Drivers, Residents On Long IslandThe snow, slick roads and spinouts of north suburban counties were not seen on Long Island, but drivers and residents there ran into their own problems with drenching rain and flooding.
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.
Connecticut Officials Dispute White House Report About Deteriorating RoadsConnecticut state transportation officials have disputed a report from the White House that claims public works in the state are in dire condition.
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.
Seen At 11: Older Drivers And The Danger AheadThe risks that New Yorkers take on the roads are getting worse every day, and some say that the hazardous conditions can be blamed on the economy.
Group Releases List Of Tri-State's Most Dangerous Roads For WalkingThe Tri-State Transportation Campaign found that 1,200 pedestrians were killed on roads in Connecticut, New Jersey and downstate New York between 2009 and 2011.
Roads Clear, But Dangerous In Westchester CountyRoads were plowed and cleared in much of Westchester County following the blizzard early Saturday, but officials were still warning people to stay off the roads.
Opinion: We Must Fix Our Crumbling InfrastructureMost Americans who traveled during this Thanksgiving holiday came face to face with an American reality: while there is much to be thankful for, our infrastructure is not one of those things.
Black Ice Remains A Concern After Winter Storm"You can spin out in a heartbeat. You know, you never know with black ice, so I'm concerned about accidents happening," said Matt Faivre of Tenafly.
Freezing Rain, Accumulating Ice Make Slushy Mess In NJIce built up on untreated roads and sidewalks and made trees and power lines appear as if they were encased in crystal.