New Jersey Transit has said the increases, which average 9 percent, are needed to fill a $60 million budget gap that persisted even after the agency managed to cut $40 million internally.
NJ Transit says that it will shut down service starting at 8 p.m. Monday and that commuter trains won’t be restored until at least Thursday morning.
NJ Transit spokesman William Smith says it appears that the man was hit after he stepped in front of a New York-bound train around 5:30 a.m. Monday, near the Aberdeen-Matawan station.
New Jersey’s State Treasurer received the brunt of the tongue lashings appearing before the committee to give details of the Governor’s budget plan. He had strong words for supporters of raising taxes on the rich to fix the state’s finances.
Authorities have released the name of the man who was struck and killed while leaning over a train platform at a New Jersey station, splattering four others with parts of his body.
New Jersey Transit says a man was struck and killed by a train in northern New Jersey.
This latest storm, in the long line of them this winter, is affecting how people are getting around.
A coating of ice is creating a lot of trouble all throughout the Delware Valley.
Officials in Camden confirm a car and a NJ Transit light-rail train were involved in an accident on Wednesday.
The winter storm that pummeled the Delaware Valley on Tuesday has prompted mass transit systems to modify their service schedules and make accommodations for commuters for tomorrow morning.
Officials say it appears a vehicle traveling the opposite direction lost control on the icy roadway and collided with the bus near West Branch Avenue and DeCou Road.
Snow Forces Cancellation of 100+ Flights In and Out of PHL; Mass Transit Systems Modifying Service Schedules
Mass transit systems across the Delaware Valley are modifying service schedules and making accommodations for commuters due to the winter storm.
Amtrak has resumed service at reduced speeds between Philadelphia and New York City.
The accident was reported at about 6:25 p.m. at East Kings Highway and Route 41.
Police say 13 people were hospitalized following an accident involving a bus and two other vehicles Friday afternoon in Atlantic City.