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1 Dead in Three-Vehicle Crash That Closed NJ Turnpike SB at Exit 2

State police say a pick-up truck rear-ended a tractor-trailer, and the tractor-trailer tipped over. A utility truck then ran into the tractor-trailer.


(An overhang supports an EZ Pass travel time reader over the Blue Route.  In the distance, a remote-controlled camera sits atop a pole.  Credit: Ian Bush)

Part 2: Watching From… Everywhere

EZ Pass is one of a number of technologies used for traffic management that — for some — stoke privacy concerns.


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Former City Finance Director Named To Similar Spot in Philadelphia Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Jewell Williams has named Benjamin Hayllar (left) as his top financial advisor and chief deputy for finance and accountability, effective immediately.


Garden State Parkway Getting Tougher On Toll Cheats

Starting 12:01am Monday, cameras will be put into use on some seven dozen tollbooth lanes where drivers drop coins into the basket.



Neighbors Express Concerns Over Pricey Garden State Parkway Bridge Project

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority is worried enough about terrorism on and around the bridge that it is spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to build a fence lining the highway there that a spokesman says will improve security.


Vote Delayed On Privatizing New Jersey Toll Collections

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority has postponed today’s scheduled vote on a plan to privatize toll collection on the turnpike and the Garden State Parkway. But the issue is far from dead.


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State & Union Officials Debate Proposal To Privatize Toll Collection In New Jersey

A decision is expected next week on a proposal to privatize toll collection on the New Jersey Turnpike and the Garden State Parkway. On Thursday, State and union officials appeared before an Assembly Committee in Trenton to make their cases.


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3 New Jersey Turnpike Toll Takers Charged With Skimming Toll Payments

Three New Jersey Turnpike toll takers have been suspended after being charged with skimming thousands of dollars in revenue at a Burlington County interchange.


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NJ Comptroller Says NJ Turnpike Authority Is Throwing Away Money

A newly released audit says the New Jersey Turnpike Authority wasted $43 million even as it raised tolls two years ago on the NJ Turnpike and the Garden State Parkway.