Category: Transportation

TESTA: Sweeney, Andrzejczak can’t make up for ‘screwing South Jersey’ by misusing the gas tax for boardwalk repairs

By Matt Rooney _ Yes, Save Jerseyans. Being right about this stuff ALL OF THE TIME gets old. I’m referring to how screwed up New Jersey’s 2016 gas tax fix was at the time and remains today. – We warned Read More

Phil Murphy declares driver’s licenses for illegals are a ‘no brainer’

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – It hasn’t happened yet, but Governor Phil Murphy told an interviewer on Monday night that making illegal driver’s licenses available in New Jersey constitutes a “no brainer” for New Jersey. The Republican Assembly slate in LD16, a Read More

Apparent false alarm triggers temporary chaos at Newark Liberty Airport

NEWARK, N.J. – Labor Day Weekend travelers at Newark Liberty International Airport’s Terminal A found themselves in a scary situation on Monday evening when an apparent false alarm (of some kind – see below) led to a temporary evacuation. The Read More

STUDY: New Jersey’s highway system ranks last in performance, cost-effectiveness

TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey continues to spend far more than its regional neighbors on roads. All the same, evidence has been pouring in for some time now that our infrastructure remains in surprisingly terrible shape relative to the taxpayers’ Read More

Port Authority will consider new airport fee, higher tolls at Thursday meeting

NEW YORK, NY – Get ready to pay even more to cross the bridge into New York City. On Thursday, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey board of commissioners will consider a $4.8 billion spending increase over Read More

Auth: If you break down in N.J.? You should be allowed to a hire a private tow.

By Bob Auth _ When you purchase an automobile roadside assistance insurance policy you should have an expectation of being able to use it when needed for towing and repair. At first glance you’re probably thinking… “Those rotten insurance companies, Read More

Murphy rolled over on congestion pricing. DuHaime says Cuomo couldn’t have done it to Christie.

FORT LEE, N.J. – North Jerseyans heading into downtown Manhattan will soon face an extra toll of $11 to $25 beginning in 2021. The idea, New York leaders say, is to reduce rush hour traffic and pay for necessary subway improvements. Read More