The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s failure to agree to a loan guarantee for World Trade Center site developer Larry Silverstein shows agency leaders are wrestling over its direction as they seek to fix the dysfunction exposed by the George Washington Bridge scandal.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, the agency that runs the bridge at the center of the scandal surrounding Governor Chris Christie, should stop funding “zero-return” projects and revamp a management structure that divides it into political fiefdoms, according to a report.
Travelers at Newark Liberty International Airport may see smoke tomorrow as the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation and other agencies take part in a security drill that simulates a vehicle explosion and a partial building collapse.
Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey has arrival delays of more than eight hours, and New York City’s John F. Kennedy International Airport has delays of more than five hours because of snow and ice, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on its website.
New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and New Jersey’s Newark Liberty International Airport have reopened for departuring flights, Sara Joren, a spokeswoman for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, said in an e-mail.