NJBIZ - Transportation http://www.njbiz.com/section/transportation Transportation Transportation en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Sun, 22 Jul 2018 06:39:43 EST Sun, 22 Jul 2018 06:39:43 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180720/NJBIZ01/180729987&source=RSS 30 percent passenger increase reported at Trenton-Mercer Airport Trenton-Mercer Airport saw a 30. 6 percent increase in passengers from 2016 to 2017, according to numbers released by the Federal Aviation Administration. Fri, 20 Jul 2018 11:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180720/NJBIZ01/180729987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719803&source=RSS Audubon bridge opens early A new East Atlantic Avenue Bridge over Nicholson Road in Audubon opened Thursday. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719803&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180717/NJBIZ01/180719836&source=RSS NJ Transit pulls 2019 budget from agenda for retool New Jersey Transit removed the 2019 fiscal year operating budget of 2. 316 billion, capital program of 1. 465 billion and grant programs that include services for senior citizens and people with disabilities from its Tuesday meeting agenda. Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180717/NJBIZ01/180719836&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180717/NJBIZ01/180719842&source=RSS Trenton-Mercer Airport picks Princeton Junction marketing agency Mercer County&#8217s Trenton-Mercer Airport awarded an advertising contract to Princeton-based Creative Marketing Alliance for direct sales and indoor and outdoor advertising at the airport. Tue, 17 Jul 2018 12:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180717/NJBIZ01/180719842&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719856&source=RSS Honeywell appoints transportation systems chairman Honeywell has appointed veteran industrial sector exec Carlos Cardoso as board chairman at its Transportation Systems unit, which it plans to spin off this quarter as publicly traded Garrett Motion Inc. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719856&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719870&source=RSS Vehicle subscription service Mobiliti enters NJ Vehicle subscription service Mobiliti has begun operating in New Jersey with Lawrenceville-based Route 1 Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to offer customers vehicle use on a monthly basis. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 12:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719870&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180712/NJBIZ01/180719934&source=RSS Seacube Container Leasing taps Tuthill as chief commercial officer Woodcliff Lake-based SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd. , a global container-leasing company based in Woodcliff Lake, has appointed shipping industry veteran Greg Tuthill as chief commercial officer. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 14:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180712/NJBIZ01/180719934&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180710/NJBIZ01/180719985&source=RSS Gateway board reins in Portal Bridge grant request Gateway Program Development Corp. has approved an updated financial plan for Portal North Bridge that reins in a request for federal funding from 841 million to 811 million. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 14:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180710/NJBIZ01/180719985&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180710/NJBIZ01/180719986&source=RSS Change in funding formulas key to Gateway's future, US reps say If New Jersey and New York want to get their Gateway tunnel project, they are going to have to make a deal to get funding. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 12:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180710/NJBIZ01/180719986&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709856&source=RSS NJ Transit seeks more time to install positive train control New Jersey Transit is asking the Federal Railroad Administration for an extra two years to install positive train control. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 14:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709856&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709868&source=RSS Time for return to bipartisan transportation policy More than even Bruce Springsteen, what most unites New Jersey? A hint ndash itrsquos the opposite of Born to Run. Simply stated, we all hate our commutes. And to make matters worse, it isnrsquot better anywhere else for most Americans. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 10:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709868&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180702/NJBIZ01/180709997&source=RSS Gateway tweaks plans for bridge, tunnel construction after federal feedback Gateway Development Corp. has submitted to the Federal Transit Administration a status update on the Hudson Tunnel Project, as well as an updated plan involving the local funding structure for the Portal North Bridge project. Mon, 02 Jul 2018 15:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180702/NJBIZ01/180709997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180629/NJBIZ01/180629782&source=RSS New funding plan submitted for Portal North Bridge New Jersey Transit has submitted an updated funding plan for the Portal North Bridge project, which includes the issuance of 600 million in municipal bonds, as well as some capital funding from the state&#8217s 32 billion Transportation Trust Fund run by the New Jersey Department of Transportation. Fri, 29 Jun 2018 13:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180629/NJBIZ01/180629782&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180628/NJBIZ01/180629809&source=RSS Poll 41 percent of voters say NJ air pollution 'very serious' problem A significant percentage of New Jersey voters say they consider air pollution resulting from the state&#8217s heavy transportation use to be a &#8220very serious&#8221 problem and one the government isn&#8217t doing enough about, according to a new poll conducted on behalf of the Sierra Club. Thu, 28 Jun 2018 13:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180628/NJBIZ01/180629809&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180626/NJBIZ01/180629867&source=RSS Lyft to open hub in Jersey City, sets Summit as partner Ride-sharing company Lyft plans to open a driver hub in Jersey City in the fall. Tue, 26 Jun 2018 08:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180626/NJBIZ01/180629867&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180622/NJBIZ01/180629938&source=RSS Assembly passes bill requiring transit-development office The New Jersey Assembly on Thursday approved, by a 74-2 vote, a bill directing New Jersey Transit to establish an office of transit-oriented development. Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180622/NJBIZ01/180629938&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180621/NJBIZ01/180629955&source=RSS Ports tap Cross Harbor Partners for freight study second phase The Port Authority of New York New Jersey has contracted with Cross Harbor Partners to prepare a Tier II study for the Cross Harbor Freight Program. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 15:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180621/NJBIZ01/180629955&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180619/NJBIZ01/180619781&source=RSS Senate, Assembly committees approve Legislature's spending plans Lawmakers in both the state Assembly and Senate budget committees late Tuesday approved the Democrat-controlled Legislature's Legislative version of a fiscal 2019 state budget. Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180619/NJBIZ01/180619781&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180618/NJBIZ01/180619820&source=RSS 28 billion Newark Airport makeover would add runway Regional Plan Association is calling for an ambitious renovation of Newark Liberty International Airport that features an additional runway as part of 50. 8 billion in regional transportation upgrades proposed for the next 40 years. Mon, 18 Jun 2018 21:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180618/NJBIZ01/180619820&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180615/NJBIZ01/180619868&source=RSS Gateway seeking financial adviser after approval of 600M bond Gateway Development Program Corp. trustees voted Friday to approve authorization to issue a request for proposals seeking a financial advisory firm. Fri, 15 Jun 2018 13:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180615/NJBIZ01/180619868&source=RSS