The moonscape highways around Fort Lee, New Jersey, have left cracked axles, bent rims and chunks of tire strewn across the lot at George Washington Bridge Towing. While the traffic jams Governor Chris Christie’s crew engineered here are gone, these broken vehicle parts show that the consequences of their boss’s economic choices endure.
Hudson Yards, the $20 billion Related Cos. development on Manhattan’s far west side, is taking a key step forward as work begins on a platform over the area’s rail depot designed to support three skyscrapers.
For Amtrak to move more passengers on trains between Washington and Boston, its only profitable route, it must move out of New York’s Penn Station, said Drew Galloway, assistant vice president for the eastern region.
The Amtrak train service between Boston and New York City’s Penn Station is halted as the moving bridge at Pelham Bay in the Bronx north of Manhattan is stuck open, said Christina Leeds, an Amtrak spokeswoman.
LIRR customers should anticipate canceled trains and delays during the evening rush hour because of a third rail problem in one of the East River tunnels. * Additionally, westbound LIRR service remains suspended from Jamaica to Penn Station and on the Port Washington Branch from Woodside to Penn Station
New Jersey Transit said service between Newark and New York’s Penn Station was restored after an earlier suspension on signal problems. The agency said in an e-mailed statement it faces delays of 60 minutes to 90 minutes.
New Jersey Transit , Amtrak and Long Island Rail Road adjusted service or said passengers may experience delays through tonight’s commute after a NJ Transit train derailed in New York City’s Penn Station complex.
New Jersey Transit trains entering and leaving New York’s Penn Station are delayed from 20 minutes to 30 minutes because of a disabled train blocking a Hudson River tunnel, according to an e-mailed statement.