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Systemwide Cross-Honoring in Effect for New Jersey Transit Today

Match 10,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, NJ TRANSIT operations, customer service and police personnel are taking steps to minimize delays, and ensure service reliability and safety due to the anticipated winter storm. All customers are strongly advised to check njtransit.com before traveling for up-to-the-minute service information before starting their trip.

Snow is expected to […]

By |March 10th, 2017|commuters|0 Comments

N.J. commuters may soon get a break at Penn Station

By Larry Higgs | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
on March 08, 2017 at 3:12 PM, updated March 08, 2017 at 3:25 PM

For commuters navigating congested platforms at Penn Station New York, the definition of frustration is looking at four brand new sets of stairs for almost a year that they can’t use.

The new staircases and […]

By |March 9th, 2017|commuters|0 Comments

The 13 worst types of N.J. commuters

Updated February 24, 2017
Posted February 24, 2017

By Bobby Olivier | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com

For a huge swath of New Jerseyans, work means commuting, and commuting means public transportation. NJ Transit and the PATH host more than 700,000 daily riders between bus and rail.

And unfortunately, not every New Jersey commuter is a perfectly polite passenger. […]

By |February 27th, 2017|commuters|0 Comments

NEW ELEVATED BAYONNE BRIDGE ROADWAY OPENS ON MONDAY MORNING, FEBRUARY 20

February 20,2017

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With milestone, bridge becomes the Port Authority’s first all-cashless tolling facility

The Bayonne Bridge’s new elevated roadway will open to drivers on Monday at 5 a.m., ushering in a new era for the 85-year-old arch bridge that will now become the Port Authority’s first all-cashless tolling facility.

The new roadway is […]

By |February 20th, 2017|commuters|0 Comments

PORT AUTHORITY PLANNING NEW 42ND BUS TERMINAL

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD AUTHORIZES PLANNING FOR NEW BUS TERMINAL, INTERIM SOLUTIONS FOR EXISTING TERMINAL
February 17,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The Port Authority Board of Commissioners today authorized the agency to begin the first phase of a comprehensive planning process for the replacement of the midtown bus terminal – including the hiring of environmental […]

By |February 18th, 2017|commuters|0 Comments

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD APPROVES LARGEST EVER $32.2 BILLION 10-YEAR CAPITAL PLAN

February 17,2017
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Plan reflects agency’s return to its core transportation mission; Leverages private sector dollars to help rebuild region’s aging infrastructure; Creates 235,400 job years and $56 billion in overall economic activity

Ridgewood NJ, The Port Authority Board of Commissioners today approved the agency’s largest ever $32.2 billion 2017-2026 Capital Plan, which […]

By |February 17th, 2017|commuters|0 Comments

New Jersey Transit to Upgrade Mobile App

February 14,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ,  Capitalizing on its booming success, NJ TRANSIT showed off its updated, redesigned look for the mobile app during its monthly Board of Director’s meeting today. The new interface will bring additional features and functionality to the home page and all bus customers will be able to use […]

By |February 14th, 2017|commuters|0 Comments

N.J. woman dies in fall from escalator at World Trade Center Oculus, authorities say

By MaryAnn Spoto | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
on February 11, 2017 at 2:15 PM, updated February 11, 2017 at 4:02 PM

MANHATTAN — A New Jersey woman plunged to her death early Saturday morning at the World Trade Center’s famous Oculus after she fell over the side of an escalator, authorities said.

Port Authority police responded […]

By |February 12th, 2017|commuters|0 Comments

NJ TRANSIT KEEPS SYSTEM MOVING DURING WINTER STORM

Cross Honoring Remains in Effect between NJ TRANSIT’s services

February 9, 2017

Ridgewood NJ, NJ TRANSIT anticipates the continuation of regular weekday service on its rail, bus and light rail systems for the remainder of the service day on Thursday and into Friday’s morning commute.  Access Link in north and central New Jersey remains suspended for Thursday. […]

By |February 10th, 2017|commuters|2 Comments

NJ TRANSIT CROSS HONORING AS OFF 4AM TODAY!

file photo by Boyd Loving

Cross Honoring in Effect starting at 4:00 a.m. Thursday

February 8, 2017

Ridgewood, NJ — NJ TRANSIT is prepared to manage the incoming winter storm forecasted to hit New Jersey over the next several hours.  NJ TRANSIT’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) is open and is monitoring the track of the winter weather and […]

By |February 9th, 2017|commuters|0 Comments