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Exclusive: New Jersey railway put trains in Sandy flood zone despite warnings

Exclusive: New Jersey railway put trains in Sandy flood zone despite warnings
November 17, 2012|Janet Roberts and Ryan McNeill and Robin Respaut | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) – New Jersey Transit’s struggle to recover from Superstorm Sandy is being compounded by a pre-storm decision to park much of its equipment in two rail yards that forecasters predicted would flood, a move that resulted in damage to one-third of its locomotives and a quarter of its passenger cars.

https://articles.chicagotribune.com/2012-11-17/business/sns-rt-us-storm-sandy-newjersey-railwaybre8ag0k2-20121117_1_rail-yard-storm-surge-nj-transit

One thought on “Exclusive: New Jersey railway put trains in Sandy flood zone despite warnings

  1. I’m glad you linked this. Heads need to roll at NJT for this, starting at the top. I am surprised Christie isn’t all over this…unless he is protecting someone…

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