Category Archives: Trans-Hudson

PORT AUTHORITY THROWBACK THURSDAY: 1949 HOLLAND TUNNEL FIRE

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett On a late spring morning in 1949, a tractor-trailer entered the Holland Tunnel on the New Jersey side at 8:45 a.m. in heavy traffic, carrying 80 drums of hazardous chemicals. One of the drums fell … Continue reading

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Before PATH Became PATH: The Wonder Years

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett More than 50 years ago, in 1962, the Port Authority Trans-Hudson Corporation (PATH) acquired the title to rehabilitate the Hudson & Manhattan (H&M) Railroad Tunnel and begin operations.  Ten years later, two bronze plaques were … Continue reading

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PATH: The World’s Most Special Souvenir

EDITOR’S NOTE:  This is the story of what Kevin Duchi and Evelien Delagrange decided to do one day while riding the PATH train together into Manhattan, and the amazing souvenir they’re taking back home this week. By Evelien Delagrange, PATH … Continue reading

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