Will the new tunnels to Midtown Manhattan be good for New Jersey or just a reason to raise gas taxes?
Fox: If Transportation Trust Fund is refinanced again by a ‘gimmick’ — and not a dedicated tax — ‘we’ve failed’
In a newly published analysis, the risk of high blood pressure among 5,400 post-menopausal women was higher the closer they lived to a major roadway. The result, which accounts for a wide variety of possible confounding factors, adds to concerns that traffic exposure may present public health risks.
Engineers for Amtrak reported Thursday that four tunnels under the rivers around Manhattan will have to be shut down, one by one, in the next few years.
Rail lines now move more than a million barrels of oil a day, much of it from the Bakken field in North Dakota and Montana and from the oil sands of Canada.
Tubes used by Amtrak, the Long Island Rail Road and New Jersey Transit will be shut down so that damage caused by Hurricane Sandy can be fixed.