Before transitioning to all-electronic tolling, New Jersey must increase the number of drivers who use E-ZPass — and to do so, transportation officials are looking to enact efforts from other states' authorities to make the transponders more accessible to the public and accepted in more states.
On same the day the Office of Legislative Services presented some dismal projections on state revenues, Gov. Chris Christie called the nonpartisan office a "handmaiden" to whichever party is in the majority, in this case, intent on helping Democrats make the case to raise taxes.
When Marjorie Perry, president of Newark-based MZM Construction Co., was in desperate need of capital to fulfill a contract and secure future projects in 1998, she turned to the federal Small Business Administration, which backed a $250,000 loan through Columbia Bank.Read More »
In light of Atlantic City's gradual transformation from a gaming hub to a full-service tourist destination, Atlantic City International Airport is looking to add more low-cost airline carriers and flight options outside of the traditional metropolitan area and Florida route.
Marine terminal operator Global Container Terminals Inc. announced its final plans for a state-of-the-art, multimillion-dollar expansion project for a 70-acre container terminal on the Bayonne waterfront.
As members of the Legislature today urged the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to suspend scheduled toll hikes, an agency official told the state's business leaders that the toll increase is the only viable option to support infrastructure projects and keep the Port Authority Trans-Hudson service in operation.Read More »
If Manhattan Borough President Scott M. Stringer's proposal to restore an income tax on New Jersey residents who work in New York City comes to pass, employers in the state will have an easier time attracting top talent, employment experts said.
In a hearing today, U.S. Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg admonished the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and its deputy executive director over its tolling practices, saying steep rate hikes are unfair to commuters.
High-density residential developments adjacent to the Journal Square PATH station, in Jersey City, has prompted the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to re-examine the transit hub's retail and office space, and attract companies that cater to the community, according to a real estate official at the bistate agency.Read More »
If a pilot experiences medical problems during a flight, airlines and their insurers could be exposed to significant liability, even if that pilot had withheld medical information from his or her employer and insurer, according to an aviation attorney with LeClairRyan, in Newark.
New Jersey Turnpike Authority engineers today unveiled a four-year, $350 million construction program along the entire length of the Garden State Parkway and New Jersey Turnpike at an event hosted by the New Jersey Alliance for Action.