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NJ Transit cancels dozens of trains to help meet PTC deadline, warns of more crowding

(Source: Bloomberg, September 20, 2018)

NEW YORK New Jersey Transit will cancel dozens of trains, including several along its most-used Northeast Corridor line, promising even more crowded commutes into New York City. The cuts will accommodate the installation of emergency-braking systems mandated by Congress. To compensate riders, the agency plans to cut fares by 10 percent in November, December and January, NJ Transit Executive Director Kevin Corbett told reporters on Thursday in Piscataway.

Full story: Bloomberg

Friday, September 21, 2018

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