In The News

Newsroom > In The News > Transportation News Print

Transportation News

Latest Headlines

The top transportation news stories, updated daily and kept on this page for one week.

Regional Roundup

A roundup of transportation news from daily, weekly and online outlets.

NJ Transit plans public hearings for American Dream bus routes, 9/12/2019 - NJ Transit has released the dates for two public hearings that will be held next month for feedback on its new transit routes to the American Dream mega-mall and entertainment facility.
Hospital partnership will provide free rides to patients, 9/12/19 -, 9/12/2019 - Transportation is one of the largest barriers between a patient and healthcare, which is a problem one hospital in Newark trying to solve.
Study: NJ sees less alcohol-caused crashes compared to national average, 9/10/19 - New research from The Delphi Health Group found New Jersey has nearly three times fewer fatal accidents involving drunk drivers with blood alcohol contents of 0.08 percent compared to the national average.
Part of Route 1 in Central Jersey getting a high-tech upgrade  NJ101.5, 9/8/19 -A two-mile stretch of a major roadway in Central Jersey, where drivers are allowed to use the shoulder of the roadway as a third travel lane during the morning and afternoon rush, is getting a high-tech makeover.
NJ Transit to offer weekend service at Avenel for first time in 34 years NJBiz, 9/6/19 - New Jersey Transit is expanding weekday service by more than 40 percent and adding a full schedule of weekend service for the first time since April 1985 beginning on Sept. 8.
New Port Authority Bus Terminal Will Cost Billions, But You Still Won't Be Able To Catch A Megabus There Gothamist, 9/6/19 -  Well over 100 residents of New York and New Jersey gathered at a Midtown hotel Thursday evening to hear the Port Authority’s plans to replace the Port Authority Bus Terminal. Many of them were worried that the agency is going to screw it up.
Secure bike pod opening at Journal Square PATH station Bergen Record, 9/5/19 - A new parking lot has arrived at the Journal Square PATH station in Jersey City — but it's only for bikes. 
Port of New York and New Jersey Oversees Debut of Electric Truck Metro Airport News, 9/5/19 - The Port of New York and New Jersey is touting efforts to clear the air around its marine terminals as the first zero-emission drayage truck goes into service.

News Archive

SubScribe Now

You can get the weekly Regional Roundup of news sent to you by subscribing to the NJTPA E-list.

Issues & Insights

A list of links to recent articles, reports and announcements relating to transportation policy, legislation and research.