Category Archives: PONYNJ

Port Authority 2016: It’s a Wrap

By Roz Hamlett, Portfolio Editor For the Port Authority, 2016 began with the clearing of massive amounts of snow and ice from the runways of Port Authority airports during one of the fiercest snowstorms in the region’s history. It ended on a … Continue reading

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Port of New York and New Jersey: Christmas at Sea

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff The holidays are a tough time for mariners at sea who often spend Christmas on cargo ships. Even under ordinary circumstances, these seafarers must be away from family and friends for long stretches of … 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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