Rep. Donald M. Payne, Jr. said he was encouraged by an Oval Office meeting with President Joe Biden about the project.
Reps. Mikie Sherrill and Albio Sires, along with Sens. Sens. Bob Menendez and Cory Booker are continuing their push to fully fund the Gateway project.
The commission’s inaugural meeting marks a new era of cooperation with the federal government on improving the commuting experience for the people of New Jersey, according to lawmakers.
Rep. Tom Malinowski stated the misguided Trump policy was standing in the way of further advancing the tunnel portion of the Gateway project.
The grant will provide $800 million in federal dollars to replace the a key link on the NJ Transit rail lines.
The state is now making public on a daily basis the number of New Jerseyans who have received the COVID-19 vaccine.
NJ Transit met its end-of-year implementation deadline and has now been certified by the Federal Railroad Administration.
Federal lawmakers lauded the step as long-overdue milestone in the state’s fight to upgrade the state’s transit infrastructure.
London Bridge Associates contends that the two existing tubes can be refurbished five years quicker than building a new crossing because work could begin sooner and be less costly.
U.S. Sen. Cory Booker has condemned the Trump Administration for playing politics, leading to unnecessary delays for the Hudson Tunnel Project.
With oversized house parties causing coronavirus flare ups around New Jersey, state officials pleaded with parents and young adults to follow COVID-19 protocols.
North Jersey politicians were able to target billions of dollars for the Garden State to improve transportation, envisioning roads and rails running much smoother in the state under a recently passed federal infrastructure bill.
Legislators from across North Jersey are hopeful long-awaited improvements to mass transit in the state’s most heavily populated region will soon move forward after getting a boost from President Donald Trump.
The state’s COVID-19 testing capacity has reached a key milestone in Gov. Phil Murphy’s Road Back plan to reopen New Jersey.