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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

Reader says better to Keep Glenwood two way

file photo by Boyd Loving

Keep it two way. The posts asking for better signage are legit. And while the HS student story is sad, making it one way won’t change the danger of crossing the tracks. This is one more case of the Village Engineer’s idiocy! The average vehicle is 6′ wide. North Monroe (25mph) […]

By |February 16th, 2017|village of ridgewood|5 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

Reader says Since NJT raised the fare more than 1 yr ago things have been going downhill

NJ Transit is trash. Have a polling of people who traveled yesterday and I don’t think they get a passing grade. It wasn’t even a major storm and they consider it a success doing their job.
Since fare was raised more than 1 yr ago things have been going downhill. To pay more than $300 for […]

By |February 11th, 2017|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

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!

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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

De Blasio administration raises concerns about new Manhattan bus terminal

By RYAN HUTCHINS and SALLY GOLDENBERG

02/07/17 06:02 PM EST

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration is raising concerns about the effects of building a new Port Authority Bus Terminal on the Far West Side of Manhattan, saying this week that the bi-state agency must explore possible alternatives as it prepares to construct a new facility.

The position is […]

By |February 8th, 2017|commuters|1 Comment

Reader says commuting sucks and commuting via NJ transit sucks more

We all understand commuting sucks and commuting via NJ transit sucks more, but that still doesn’t mean you need to act like a mean, arrogant, jerk. Commuter issues are not more important to anyone else’s issues. And guess what to the other posters ranting on facebook? you can leave your house earlier to park farther. […]

By |January 16th, 2017|commuters|7 Comments

Unions sue N.J. over ban on engineers with suspended licenses driving trains

By Larry Higgs | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
on January 09, 2017 at 12:55 PM, updated January 09, 2017 at 5:19 PM

Unions representing locomotive engineers filed a lawsuit to overturn a state law that prohibits NJ Transit engineers from operating trains if their motor vehicle driver’s license is suspended.

The suit was filed in U.S. District […]

By |January 10th, 2017|commuters|3 Comments

New Jersey Transit Ads Travel Options of New Years Eve

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EXTRA SERVICE AND SAVINGS FOR HOLIDAY WEEK, INCLUDING DECEMBER 3
December 30,2016
the staff of the Ridgewood blog
Ridgewood NJ,  NJ TRANSIT is offering extra service for the holiday week, including on New Year’s Eve, to give customers more travel options for ringing in 2017, shopping at the mall or leaving work early.

In addition, NJ TRANSIT […]

By |December 31st, 2016|village of ridgewood|1 Comment