NJ Transit: Moving Forward

September 16, 2019

With the recent June 2019 graduating class and six more classes of locomotive engineering trainees graduating through December 2020, NJ TRANSIT will have graduated seven classes in two years (2019 – 2020). That’s the same number of classes that graduated in the previous five years combined (2014 – ...

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NJ TRANSIT’s Customer Advocate and Chief Experience Officer Stewart Mader regularly rides buses, light rail, and trains to engage with customers and identify ways to streamline the  customer experience.  This week, he rode with customers on the Montclair-Boonton Line to thank them for adjusting ...

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This spring we announced that Amtrak would need to take two tracks out of service at Penn Station New York this summer to accommodate critical infrastructure repair work. As a result, on weekdays only, four peak-period Midtown Direct trains in each direction on the Montclair-Boonton Line, one ...

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With the committed support of Governor Murphy and the legislature, millions of dollars now are being invested to improve the infrastructure of NJ TRANSIT, including the hiring of hundreds of bus drivers and engineers and investments in new rail and bus equipment. Once again, NJ TRANSIT is being run ...

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NJ TRANSIT got it right – Again – during both of the Rolling Stones concerts held in the Meadowlands this month. Kudos to the agency and to the Governor’s office for stepping up again to find solutions to a very difficult situation. When the Agency gets it right – it’s expected, and no one ...

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Welcome to the inaugural edition of NJ TRANSIT: Moving Forward. In this column, I’ll highlight some of the significant investments we’ve made over the last seventeen months in equipment and personnel, along with our continued focus on maximizing service delivery that will ultimately help improve ...

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