Tag: toll

NJ-03: Richter, Gibbs spar over massive proposed toll hike plan

MT. HOLLY, N.J. – State authorities set their own highway tolls, but transportation – and how to fund it – is quickly becoming a point of contention in this year’s NJ-03 Republican primary. The back-and-forth began on Friday when David Read More

Murphy lets more toll hike ‘hearings’ proceed with the public stuck at home

TRENTON, N.J. – Is it really a “hearing” if the public can’t attend? Governor Phil Murphy and transportation authority officials don’t care. Surging unemployment and a statewide “stay at home” order haven’t dissuaded them from forging ahead with three more Read More

DISGUSTING: Turnpike Authority continues pushing massive toll hikes during pandemic

By Matt Rooney _ Thousands are out of work. Transportation companies are working overtime to keep supply chains operational.  The Turnpike Authority is taking advantage of the present crisis to advance… TOLL HIKES! – I’m not joking. Two online hearings 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

Jim Florio (and Corzine’s crazy toll plan) unexpectedly resurface in Election 2017

Jim Florio and Jon Corzine served one term, respectively, before getting bounced from Drumthwacket by tax-weary New Jersey electorates. Now they’re back… in one sense. This week, Politico reported about former Governor Florio having authored a report in conjunction with a liberal-leaning Read More

TRUMPED: Recalling the Donald’s decisive role behind New Jersey’s toll hikes

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog If you enjoy Donald Trump because he isn’t politically correct then more power to you, Save Jerseyans. Making fun of the handicap and U.S. prisoners of war is actually more cruel than un-PC Read More