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Monday, May 14, 2018

Amtrak Will Likely Seek a 2nd Round of Penn Repairs in 2018

Amtrak Will Likely Seek a 2nd Round of Penn Repairs in 2018

This summer's overhaul of the tracks below Penn Station has gone so smoothly that an Amtrak official said the transit agency is more likely than ever to push for future repairs next year — that means more fixes...

Monday, Jan 8, 2018

PATH, NJ Transit Back on Schedule After Nightmare AM Commute

PATH, NJ Transit Back on Schedule After Nightmare AM Commute

PATH and NJ Transit service is back on schedule, hours after a series of mishaps brought on suspensions and delays on the two transit systems that ferry thousands of commuters between the Garden State and...

Thursday, Dec 21, 2017

Murphy Vows to 'Knock Down' 'National Disgrace' NJ Transit

Murphy Vows to 'Knock Down' 'National Disgrace' NJ Transit

Governor-elect Phil Murphy said Wednesday a primary goal of his newly named head of transportation is to fix embattled New Jersey Transit, which he called "a national disgrace."

Friday, Oct 13, 2017

After NY Penn Repairs, NJ Transit Delays Actually Got Worse

After NY Penn Repairs, NJ Transit Delays Actually Got Worse

If you thought your NJ Transit commute was worse in September than it was during the "Summer of Hell," you might actually be right.

Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017

Junction Box Shuts Down Entire NJ Transit Line

Junction Box Shuts Down Entire NJ Transit Line

New Jersey Transit announced regular service will return to the Gladstone Branch on Thursday, a day after the agency said it was shutting down the line indefinitely for “emergency repair work” at the Summit...

Thursday, Aug 31, 2017

Amtrak: Penn Repairs Done, Rebuilding of Bathrooms to Come

Amtrak: Penn Repairs Done, Rebuilding of Bathrooms to Come

Amtrak officials said Thursday that the summer repair work at Penn Station is done following a nearly two-month overhaul, infamously dubbed the "summer of hell," that forced rairloads that share the busy transit...

Wednesday, Aug 30, 2017

NY Waterway to Keep Popular Hoboken-Midtown Route

NY Waterway to Keep Popular Hoboken-Midtown Route

A water ferry route, created this summer to help NJ Transit deal with a crush of rerouted commuters during track repairs at Penn Station, is here to stay.

Friday, Aug 25, 2017

Ex-NJ Transit Official Calls Agency 'Runaway Train'

Ex-NJ Transit Official Calls Agency 'Runaway Train'

A recently fired New Jersey Transit compliance officer tells lawmakers he was terminated for raising safety and other concerns and that the agency is a "runaway train."

Thursday, Aug 24, 2017

LIRR, NJ Transit Returning to Normal Schedule

LIRR, NJ Transit Returning to Normal Schedule

The MTA said it will resume regular weekday service for the Long Island Rail Road on the day after Labor Day.

Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017

Track Trash Causes Epic Subway Chaos, MTA Vows Discipline

Track Trash Causes Epic Subway Chaos, MTA Vows Discipline

The MTA has promised appropriate discipline after poorly secured trash on a southbound refuse train at 14th Street fell on the tracks, causing a single train to get stuck twice -- once in Manhattan and once...

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