Fallen Tree in Ridgewood Causes Delays for New Jersey Transit Commuters

photos courtesy of  Boyd Loving’s Facebook Page

February 22,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Police, Ridgewood Fire, NJ Transit Police, and NJ Transit Rail Operations personnel responded on Wednesday morning, 02/21, to investigate a fallen tree in the rear of 264 South Broad Street, Ridgewood that resulted in 45-60 minute delays to NJ Transit […]

By |February 22nd, 2018|commuters|5 Comments

Glen Rock Police and Ridgewood Police units responded in force to a reported disturbance taking place inside of a NJ Transit bus

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

February 20,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Glen Rock NJ, Glen Rock Police and Ridgewood Police units responded in force to a reported disturbance taking place inside of a NJ Transit bus (Route 175) on Monday afternoon, 02/19. A 911 telephone caller reported that the bus driver was being threatened […]

By |February 20th, 2018|commuters|3 Comments

Reader says Murphy Tax Increases Will Kill Commuters and Then Real Estate Values

When taxes on the $400k+ folks exceed the NY tax rates on the same folks by 2-4%, the will prefer to stay in NY state (most work in NYC anyway.)

This will lead to long term decline in real estate values, and higher taxes, for the very constituents Josh represents.

If in doubt, just check with any […]

By |February 18th, 2018|commuters|0 Comments

NJ Transit Environmental Review to Move forward with Hudson-Bergen Light Rail expansion

 

February 14, 2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, In a unanimous vote, the NJ TRANSIT Board of Directors approved the proposed alignment of the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail’s planned expansion into Bergen County as described in the Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact statement dated March 2017. The selection of the “Locally Preferred Alternative” is required as part […]

By |February 16th, 2018|commuters|2 Comments

NJ TRANSIT SELECTS KEVIN CORBETT AS NEXT EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

February 15,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, In a unanimous vote, the NJ TRANSIT Board of Directors approved Kevin Corbett as the next Executive Director of NJ TRANSIT during the regularly scheduled Board of Directors meeting today. The appointment is effective starting on Monday, February 19, 2018.

“Kevin is taking on one of the toughest […]

By |February 15th, 2018|commuters|0 Comments

Bergen County Sheriff’s Office offering Vivitrol to eligible inmates

February 12,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Hackensack NJ, The Bergen County Sheriff’s Office announced  that, effective this week, we have begun offering Vivitrol to eligible inmates as part of our reentry program and specifically to those individual who are struggling with opioid / heroin addiction. The first two participants have already been enrolled and we […]

By |February 12th, 2018|Bergen County, commuters|0 Comments

NJ TRANSIT BOARD MEMBER FLORA CASTILLO HONORED WITH ROSA PARKS DIVERSITY LEADERSHIP AWARD

January 29,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ TRANSIT Board Member Flora Castillo has been presented the 2018 Women’s Transportation Seminar (WTS) Rosa Parks Diversity Leadership Award. The honor was awarded last night during a ceremony at Club 101 in New York City.

The award is presented each year to a nominee who takes initiative to […]

By |January 29th, 2018|commuters|1 Comment

ENFORCEMENT ON GLENWOOD ROAD HILL TO/FROM HO-HO-KUS TRAIN STATION

file photo by Boyd Loving

January 24,2018
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ho Ho Kus NJ, The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) and NJ Transit (NJT) have concerns about the large trucks trying to maneuver up and down the Glenwood Road hill, as well as motorists who come down the hill, stop in the middle of […]

By |January 24th, 2018|commuters|2 Comments

NJT Delays: Amtrak Begins Track Rehabilitation at New York Penn Station Monday

January 7,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Monday  at Penn Station New York , the Amtrak Track Rehabilitation/Construction  get underway. This will affect NJ TRANSIT’s NEC & NJCL Weekday Train Service ,beginning Monday, January 8, 2018.

Service will be adjusted in and out of New York, and NJT customers are advised to prepare for delays […]

By |January 7th, 2018|commuters|0 Comments

Amtrak track work at Penn Station New York will impact select NJ TRANSIT peak period train service along the Northeast Corridor

January 2,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ,  Upcoming Amtrak track work at Penn Station New York (PSNY) will impact select NJ TRANSIT peak period train service along the Northeast Corridor (NEC) and North Jersey Coast Line (NJCL) with scheduled service adjustments to begin on January 8, 2018 through May 28, 2018.

The work will mainly […]

By |January 2nd, 2018|commuters|0 Comments