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Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017

NJT Adjusting Schedules for Amtrak Track Repairs at NY Penn

NJT Adjusting Schedules for Amtrak Track Repairs at NY Penn

Just when train riders thought the so called “Summer of Hell” was over, some New Jersey Transit riders should be prepared for more of the same in the winter.

Friday, Sep 8, 2017

NJ Transit Sues Ex-worker Who Called it 'Runaway Train'

NJ Transit Sues Ex-worker Who Called it 'Runaway Train'

New Jersey Transit has filed a lawsuit against a former compliance officer who told lawmakers he was fired for raising safety and other concerns but who the agency says was actually fired for misusing a company...

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017

Christie Vows to Take Action If NJ Transit Workers Miss Work

Christie Vows to Take Action If NJ Transit Workers Miss Work

Gov. Chris Christie says he will take "every action that is necessary" to make sure New Jersey Transit train engineers show up for work after dozens of trains were canceled earlier this week because of...

Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017

NJ Transit, Union At Odds Over Cause of Canceled Trains

NJ Transit, Union At Odds Over Cause of Canceled Trains

A top New Jersey Transit official tells state lawmakers the agency is considering possible disciplinary action after dozens of trains had to be canceled earlier this week because of a manpower shortage.

Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017

Sorry, NJ Transit Riders: Crew Shortage Cancels Some Trains

Sorry, NJ Transit Riders: Crew Shortage Cancels Some Trains

Commuters across the tri-state have heard all sorts of excuses for delays -- track work, power problems, derailments -- but New Jersey Transit riders now have a new one: manpower shortage.

Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017

Careful Planning Helped Prevent Commuter Gridlock: Cuomo

Careful Planning Helped Prevent Commuter Gridlock: Cuomo

Gov. Cuomo says careful planning has helped to prevent the predicted commuter gridlock that prompted him to dub this the "summer of hell."

Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017

Day 2 of 'Summer of Hell' Starts Smoothly

Day 2 of 'Summer of Hell' Starts Smoothly

The second day of the "summer of hell" appears to be off to a smooth start, with no apparent issues during the peak morning rush.

Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017

'Summer of Hell' off to Smooth Start: Riders

'Summer of Hell' off to Smooth Start: Riders

Commuters handled Monday's first day of extensive repair work at Penn Station without any major issues, and Amtrak's CEO said the eight-week timeframe for the extensive repairs holds.

Monday, Jul 10, 2017

Day of Reckoning for NY Rail Riders Arrives

Day of Reckoning for NY Rail Riders Arrives

After months of preparation, rising tensions and ongoing problems at New York's Penn Station, the day of reckoning has come.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

NJ Transit Line to Be Diverted During Penn Station Overhaul

NJ Transit Line to Be Diverted During Penn Station Overhaul

All New Jersey Transit's Morris & Essex Midtown Direct trains to Penn Station will be diverted to Hoboken during the weekslong overhaul at Penn Station this summer, Gov. Chris Christie announced Tuesday.

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