New Jersey Transit

After eight months NJ Transit Atlantic City Line trains are running again. This is the first train out of 30th Street on Monday morning.
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Tim Jimenez
May 13, 2019 - 6:50 am
UPDATED: 10 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Transit officials promise better, more efficient service now that the Atlantic City Line is back in operation first time in eight months. They hope riders come back and the line attracts new passengers. Monday was the first weekday the...
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Gov. Phil Murphy signed reform legislation for NJ Transit on Dec. 20, 2018 at the Summit Train Station in Summit, N.J.
Edwin J. Torres/NJ Governor's Office via Flickr
Dan Majka
February 21, 2019 - 1:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Atlantic City Rail Line riders Thursday night will get the first of two chances to voice concerns to New Jersey Transit about the future of the service. Riders have been left frustrated since the line was shut down last September. NJT already has delayed its reopening...
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The suspension of New Jersey Transit's Atlantic City Rail Line has begun. Regular riders are finding alternatives, like an express shuttle from Lindenwold to Atlantic City.
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David Madden
February 06, 2019 - 4:00 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Public pressure continues to build on New Jersey Transit over its decision to extend the shutdown of the Atlantic City Rail Line into the spring and maybe early summer. Now, local legislators want some answers. Assemblymen down the shore are none too happy with...
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The suspension of New Jersey Transit's Atlantic City Rail Line has begun. Regular riders are finding alternatives, like an express shuttle from Lindenwold to Atlantic City.
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David Madden
January 25, 2019 - 12:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Commuters can expect another delay in the resumption of service along the Atlantic City rail line, which has been idled by New Jersey Transit since Labor Day. NJT issued a press release to announce that the service will not be back until the second quarter of this...
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The suspension of New Jersey Transit's Atlantic City Rail Line has begun. Regular riders are finding alternatives, like an express shuttle from Lindenwold to Atlantic City.
Tim Jimenez / KYW Newsradio
David Madden
January 02, 2019 - 5:29 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — It could be awhile before we see resumption of service along the Atlantic City rail line, idled by New Jersey Transit since September. The agency is awaiting approval from the Federal Railway Administration on a two year extension for final installation of Positive...
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Gov. Phil Murphy signed reform legislation for NJ Transit on Dec. 20, 2018 at the Summit Train Station in Summit, N.J.
Edwin J. Torres/NJ Governor's Office via Flickr
David Madden
December 28, 2018 - 9:47 am
RARITAN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — An organization representing commuter rail riders in the Garden State has given New Jersey Transit and the people who run it a borderline failing grade for performance over the last year. The New Jersey Association of Railroad Passengers gave the Murphy...
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Governor Phil Murphy announces NJ TRANSIT will meet federal positive train control deadline on December 17, 2018, at NJ TRANSIT’s Meadows Maintenance Complex.
Edwin J. Torres/Governor's Office via Flickr
David Madden
December 19, 2018 - 6:08 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) -- For riders of the Atlantic City rail line, idled since September for installation of Positive Train Control, there’s news from New Jersey Transit. But probably not the news they’ve been waiting to hear. When will service resume? In September it was just after the New...
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The suspension of New Jersey Transit's Atlantic City Rail Line has begun. Regular riders are finding alternatives, like an express shuttle from Lindenwold to Atlantic City.
Tim Jimenez / KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
December 18, 2018 - 10:09 am
LINDENWOLD, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Transit beat the deadline to install Positive Train Control by the end of the year, but what does that mean for the Atlantic City Line, which has been on the shelf since September? NJT suspended the AC Line because of the work to install PTC. And now...
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David Madden
December 14, 2018 - 8:36 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- The Atlantic City rail line has been shut down for more than three months, as New Jersey Transit installs the hardware for Positive Train Control as mandated by the federal government. It should be back in January. But how has the shutdown affected things at the...
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NJ Transit
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David Madden
December 12, 2018 - 5:03 pm
NEWARK, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey Transit will buy 113 new passenger rail cars to ease ongoing equipment concerns and replace cars that are, in some cases, more than 40-years-old. But it’ll take a while before those cars go into service. These double-decker cars will be accommodating more...
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