Category Archives: NY/NJ region

Bernie Wagenblast: The Voice of Public Transportation in the Region

By Roz Hamlett, Portfolio Editor Bernie Wagenblast is like the Siri of public transportation in the New York/New Jersey region, sort of.  Except he doesn’t live inside iphones, he lives in Cranford, NJ.  And most importantly, he never gets a snarky attitude. … Continue reading

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Staten Island Staffers: A Bridge to a Happier Holiday

By Neal Buccino, Media Relations Staff Each year, the Port Authority’s Staten Island Bridges staff members – those who ensure safe operations at the Bayonne Bridge, Goethals Bridge and Outerbridge Crossing – mobilize as a single unit to raise the … Continue reading

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NY/NJ Harbor Deepening and the Lost Islands

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett There was once a 132-acre island in Jamaica Bay within view of Kennedy Airport known as Elders Point. After years of degradation, the land split into separate islands connected only by mud.  The U.S. National … Continue reading

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