Mike Catalini, Associated Press Updated 9:59 am CDT, Monday, July 1, 2019 FILE - This combination of March 29, 2017, file photos shows Bridget Kelly, left, leaving federal court after sentencing in Newark, N.J., and Bill Baroni leaving federal court after sentencing in Newark. Baroni’s lawyer filed a motion Monday, July 1, 2019, seeking to have him released on bail after The U.S. Supreme Court agreed last Friday to hear an appeal in the fall in his George Washington Bridge lane-closing case. The case involved Baroni, who was deputy executive director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and Christie’s former deputy chief of staff, Bridget Kelly. less FILE - This combination of March 29, 2017, file photos shows Bridget Kelly, left, leaving federal court after sentencing in Newark, N.J., and Bill Baroni leaving federal court after sentencing in Newark. ... more Photo: Julio Cortez, AP … [Read more...] about ‘Bridgegate’ defendant wants to be freed during appeal
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Updated 5:53 pm CDT, Tuesday, June 25, 2019 FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2016, file photo, people riding the AirTrain approach Terminal B at Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, N.J. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which operates New York's airports and many of its bridges and tunnels is proposing fare and toll hikes across a broad swath of its facilities, some potentially taking effect as early as this fall, to keep pace with inflation and help fund more than $30 billion in capital projects over the next decade. AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File) less FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2016, file photo, people riding the AirTrain approach Terminal B at Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, N.J. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which operates New ... more Photo: Julio Cortez, AP … [Read more...] about Port Authority seeking fare, toll hikes across New York area
President Donald Trump displays the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul package he had just signed, Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. The bill provides generous tax cuts for corporations and the wealthiest Americans, plus smaller cuts for middle- and low-income families. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)FILE - In this May 2, 2019 file photo, State Sen. Mike McGuire, D-Healdsburg, meets with Senate President Pro Ten Toni Atkins , of San Diego, at the Capitol, in Sacramento, Calif. "We believe that President Trump, if he truly doesn't have anything to hide, should step up and release his tax returns," said McGuire, who is sponsoring a bill that would require presidential candidates to release their tax returns as a condition for appearing on the state ballot. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2016 file photo, State Sen. Loretta Weinberg, D-Teaneck, addresses a Senate committee hearing proposals to reform the Port Authority of New York and New … [Read more...] about Democratic state lawmakers also work to get Trump tax returns
NEWARK, N.J. — An employee shuttle bus has crashed at Newark Liberty International Airport, injuring more than a dozen people. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which operates the airport, says the accident happened about 5:30 a.m. Friday on a ramp leading to Terminal B. Officials say the bus hit a concrete divider, causing front-end damage to the vehicle. None of the injuries is considered life-threatening. But further details were not immediately released. The crash shut down one of the terminal's three levels, causing traffic to be diverted. But no major traffic delays were being reported at the airport. The cause of the accident remains under investigation. … [Read more...] about Employee shuttle bus crashes at Newark airport; 12 injured
Welcome to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey ... and now Buffalo. Every week, massive container ships arrive at New York Harbor, after passing under the raised Bayonne Bridge between Staten Island and New Jersey. Workers quickly unload thousands of blocky containers at the port and put them on big trucks, sending the goods to their destination while clearing the way for the next ship to come in. It's a system that's worked well for years, but now, the New York City port is too busy to handle the volume that it gets. That's where the vision behind creating a new transportation and logistics hub along the Buffalo waterfront could come into play. Instead of unloading the containers at the New York port and putting them on trucks there, the idea is to unload the containers onto a train that would take them to Buffalo, where they would be put on trucks in a new depot at the Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park and sent off to their destinations. Backers, which include Amherst-based … [Read more...] about Buffalo as an extension of NYC’s Port Authority? That’s the idea.