Author: T.A. DeFeo

New Jersey’s highway system ranks last in the nation

New Jersey’s highways are ranked worst in the nation because of both their condition and cost-effectiveness, Reason Foundation said in its new Annual Highway Report. The report found the state ranked at or near the bottom in eight of the 13 metrics the report analyzed. The state also ranked last nationwide in Reason’s previous analysis. […]

New Jersey, New York and Connecticut reach agreement on federal transit relief money

The governors of New Jersey, New York and Connecticut reached an accord on splitting federal money for transit agencies doled out amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Under the agreement announced Tuesday, $10.85 billion will go to New York, New Jersey will receive $2.66 billion, and Connecticut will take in $474 million. The money will go to […]

NJ Transit sees its number of locomotive engineers grow

The graduation of a new training class has brought the number of NJ Transit engineers to more than 400. This new class of 14 trainees marks the fourth graduating class of locomotive engineers in 2021. NJ Transit, which saw an estimated $4 billion in federal relief money during the COVID-19 pandemic, previously held graduations in […]