This $400 million is the gas tax and the Transportation Trust Fund at work to fix the state's roads and bridges and make commuting smoother and faster.
March 10, 2017John Flores
From newspapers to municipal groups to business groups to fiscal conservative groups, there is broad support for putting NJ's Transportation Trust Fund in a lockbox by voting YES on Public Question 2. The text that will appear on the ballot can be read here. While we support vigorous debate ...
November 7, 2016John Flores
The Star-Ledger Editorial Board has written a strong endorsement for Public Question 2, arguing that a vote YES protects the newly increased gas tax from legislative skimming and interference. "the need for this increase is irrefutable, and how we use it should be a no-brainer: The new revenue – which finances an ...
October 26, 2016John Flores
After decades of neglecting our roads and bridges and putting NJ's infrastructure on a credit card, we finally have funding of the Transportation Trust Fund that is an investment in New Jersey's future. Thanks to NJ's legislative leaders for having the political courage to make the tough decision to raise the gas ...
October 15, 2016John Flores
“The news that Legislative leaders and the Governor have come to an agreement to fund the Transportation Trust Fund is a welcome and much needed relief for New Jersey’s workers, residents, and our ailing infrastructure system. Our construction workers and engineers play a pivotal role in keeping New Jersey’s complex ...
September 30, 2016John Flores