New Jersey Transit
A few days after Hurricane Irene shutdown the Delaware Valley, the region is slowly getting back to normal. Here is a list of outage and transportation updates as of Tuesday morning.
Irene is gone but not forgotten, and now residents of the Delaware Valley can begin picking up the mess she left behind.
Thousands of flights are canceled and public transportation service is suspended throughout the area due to Hurricane Irene.
Officials at New Jersey Transit have approved the second half of a federally funded project that will, when complete, link the popular River Line light rail service with the not-so-popular Atlantic City-to-Philadelphia rail line.
Amtrak is back up and running on a normal schedule this morning after three straight days of delays because of low-voltage along the Northeast Corridor.
SEPTA’s Chestnut Hill West and Trenton lines are back to their normal schedule. Amtrak trains are facing only “residual” delays.
New Jersey Transit and Amtrak service between Philadelphia and New York City has been restored.
Hundreds of people were evacuated from a center city Philadelphia office building on Thursday morning after an electrical fire erupted in a utility closet.
The Delaware Valley is one of the big winners in the award of $2 billion in federal transportation funds.
Would you take the bus to work in Philadelphia from South Jersey if the service were improved? New Jersey transportation officials are looking into four alternatives that, in time, might just do that.
You know that tunnel under the Hudson River that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie decided not to build because it was too expensive? An escalating war of words over returning federal funds already spent on the canceled project could cost the state even more money in the eyes of the leader of the opposition in Trenton.
If you plan to take public transportation this holiday weekend, remember to check the schedules.
The future of a light rail commuter line from Camden into Gloucester County is very much in doubt, with a decision by the Delaware River Port Authority to suspend its’ long term interest in the billion dollar project.
A North Jersey man has been fired by New Jersey Transit after burning pages of the Koran last weekend. Derek Fenton burned the holy book near the site of a planned mosque in New York […]