Monthly Archives: March 2019

For Five PAPD Recruits, Big Shoes to Fill

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff During their formative years, many youngsters get their first ideas about careers from their parents. That tradition held true today, with the children of five officers who donned the Port Authority Police Department uniform … Continue reading

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Forging a PATH for Women

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff Clarelle DeGraffe wanted to be an engineer since she was five years old. Little did the Haitian-born DeGraffe know that 29 years after she joined the Port Authority as a civil engineer, she would … Continue reading

Posted in Construction, Engineering, EWR, Hudson River, Kennedy Airport, NY/NJ region, PATH, Port Authority, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, The Oculus, Uncategorized, Women's History Month, World Trade Center, World Trade Center Redevelopment, World Trade Center Transportation Oculus, WTC, WTC PATH station

One Man’s Holland Tunnel Vision

By Abigail Goldring, Media Relations Staff It’s 7:58 a.m. on a February Friday when Holland Tunnel Crew Chief Robert Drako’s radio buzzes: “Holland Tunnel to the controller: vehicle fire in Zone 3. Jersey Garage stand by.” Drako’s adrenaline kicks into … Continue reading

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