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New NJ Transit data shows buses even later than suspectedAUGUST 21, 2014 LAST UPDATED: THURSDAY, AUGUST 21, 2014, 1:21 AMBY CHRISTOPHER MAAGSTAFF WRITERTHE RECORDFor years, commuters have complained that NJ Transit buses run late. The evidence was flimsy, however, because data released by the agency tracked only buses departing major terminals. At the Port Authority Bus Terminal, for example, the vast majority of buses — 86 percent — leave on time, according to NJ Transit’s figures from June.On Wednesday, NJ Transit released far more detailed data, looking not just at when buses start More >
NJ Transit to vote on budget that keeps fares flat
NEWARK, N.J. — New Jersey Transit is expected to approve a budget that includes no fare hikes for the fifth consecutive year. (Associated Press)
NJ TRANSIT : ‘EARLY GETAWAY’ SERVICE SET FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY WEEKENDKids ride free all weekend with Family Super Saver FareJuly 1, 2014NEWARK, NJ — NJ TRANSIT will offer “early getaway” rail and bus service on Thursday, July 3, for the benefit of customers leaving work early for the Independence Day holiday weekend.On Thursday, July 3, extra outbound trains will operate on the Northeast Corridor, North Jersey Coast, Raritan Valley, Morris & Essex, Pascack Valley and Port Jervis lines starting at approximately 1 p.m. Extra buses will operate from the Port Authority Bus Terminal and the More >
New Jersey Transit : My Transit Alerts
If you’re a regular customer, sign up for My Transit, our free alert service. My Transit delivers personalized travel information to your cell phone, handheld wireless device or email inbox. Delays of 15 minutes or more (weekdays between 5 a.m. and 10 p.m.)Schedule changes and other service adjustments.Station advisories at your origin and destination, including elevator and escalator outages and boarding changes.Other important announcements from NJ TRANSIT affecting your trip.
New NJ Transit chief may be looking to shake up agency’s leadership
TUESDAY MARCH 4, 2014, 8:53 PM BY KAREN ROUSE STAFF WRITER THE RECORD
Just days into her new job, NJ Transit’s new executive director may be shaking up the agency’s leadership, even while inviting rank-and-file employees to share their ideas for making the troubled organization work better.
“There are no ‘sacred cows,’” Veronique “Ronnie” Hakim said in a special message that went out to employees on Monday, her first full week into the job. “I want to know what works and what doesn’t – and in a constructive fashion, we can More >
NJT : Systemwide Cross-Honoring still in Effect on Friday, February 14
Systemwide Cross-Honoring in Effect on Thursday, February 13 and Friday, February 14: To give customers additional travel options during winter weather conditions, NJ TRANSIT will offer full systemwide cross-honoring on Thursday, February 13 and Friday, February 14, enabling customers to use their NJ TRANSIT ticket or pass on an alternate travel mode—rail, light rail or bus—including private bus carriers.
For example, customers who normally take the bus from Rutherford to the Port Authority Bus Terminal may use their bus More >
NJT Winter Weather Service Information
The following service advisories are in effect for Thursday, February 13, due to weather conditions:
Rail Service: On Thursday, February 13, NJ TRANSIT will operate on a regular weekday rail schedule. All rail service is subject to potential delays, adjustments and cancellations due to the winter weather conditions. Customers are strongly encouraged to plan accordingly and build additional time into their travels.
Bus Service: While every effort will be made to continue operating bus service systemwide on a regular weekday schedule on Thursday, More >
Bus riders frozen out as fight over snow removal leaves many NJ Transit stops packed in ice Tuesday, February 11, 2014 Last updated: Tuesday February 11, 2014, 11:25 PM BY ABBOTT KOLOFF, MINJAE PARK AND MATTHEW MCGRATH STAFF WRITERS The Record
Commuters getting on and off NJ Transit buses along highways in Bergen and Passaic counties have been climbing over boulders of ice and snow for the past week because no one seemed to know who was supposed to plow the bus stops.
One woman hung onto an NJ Transit bus stop sign that poked out of a mound of packed snow on Route 3 east at Passaic More >
NJT: SUPER DEAL, SUPER EASY, SUPER PASS.
NJ TRANSIT has created a special pass for Super Bowl Week 2014 – called SUPER PASS.
The $50 pass is valid for unlimited travel from Monday, January 27 through Monday, February 3, 2014 on all NJ TRANSIT rail, bus, light rail and Access Link services throughout New Jersey, including travel to and from Newark Liberty International Airport and New York City.
If you’re planning to travel to the Super Bowl and other fun activities during the week – SUPER PASS is for you. Take advantage of the savings and enjoy the convenience of not having to purchase More >
A malfunctioning NJ Transit website raises concern for Super Bowl transportation Wednesday January 22, 2014, 8:04 PM BY KAREN ROUSE STAFF WRITER The Record
NJ Transit customers on Wednesday faced another grueling commute, having to cope with fewer trains as a snow storm pulled away and the NJTransit.com website, which continued to malfunction, raising questions about whether the site would be ready for thousands of out-of-towners arriving next week for the Super Bowl.
These challenges come a day after NJ Transit’s website went down for more than three hours in the middle of a massive snow More >
WINTER STORM UPDATE: NJ TRANSIT OUTLINES SERVICE SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY, 1/22 Systemwide cross-honoring remains in effect January 21, 2014
NEWARK, NJ — Due to the continuing severe winter weather conditions, NJ TRANSIT has adjusted its service schedule for Wednesday, January 22. The following service advisories are in effect:
Rail Service: On Wednesday, January 22, NJ TRANSIT will operate trains on an enhanced weekend schedule (normally implemented for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and Presidents’ Day) on all rail lines except the Atlantic City Rail Line, which will operate a regular More >
Waiting room hours also extended
January 21, 2014
NEWARK, NJ — In light of the current winter storm that is expected to impact the region today and tomorrow, NJ TRANSIT has announced an extension of full, systemwide cross-honoring through the end of the service day, Wednesday, January 22. In addition, NJ TRANSIT operations, customer service and police personnel continue to take steps toward minimizing delays and ensuring service reliability and safety. All customers are strongly advised to check More >