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Jul2017
" A huge railroad and transit project to build new bridge and tunnel capacity for travel between New York and New Jersey would receive a whopping $900 million next year if a senior New Jersey Republican has his way." "'Rebuilding the Hudson Tunnels is of vital importance to my home state of ... Read More
July 18, 2017John Flores
News-GatewayTunnel-CommonGood_1200x627

24

Aug2016
This simple video lays out the benefits and risks of the Gateway Rail Tunnel Project in four minutes. Well worth your time. Click here for a more detailed analysis of the situation: http://commongood.3cdn.net/e68919da002c4300cd_bzm6bxnb9.pdf
August 24, 2016John Flores
InfrastructureNews-NBrunswick_1200x627

12

Nov2015
Feds called the Gateway Tunnel the "most important rail project in the U.S." back in July. Governors Christie and Cuomo presented President Obama with a funding plan in September, requesting that the federal government fund half of the cost of the project while NJ and NY fund ... Read More
November 12, 2015John Flores
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12

Nov2015
“Let’s say you get on the train from Princeton to New Brunswick today...That’s 16 miles. It takes you 20 minutes by train. All of a sudden there’s delays and they can’t get on that train, so they hop in their car. That’s 45 minutes today. You put all of the ... Read More
November 12, 2015John Flores
InfrastructureNews-NJTransit_1200x627

30

Oct2015
Built more than a century ago, the fraying tubes that carry NJ Transit and Amtrak trains are the biggest chokepoint in the Northeast, and the source of frequent delays for commuters. For years, the tunnels have needed extended repairs that are impossible to do while keeping trains running. The situation ... Read More
October 30, 2015John Flores