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AP News
August 23, 2019 - 8:50 am
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey spends more per mile on its highway system than any other state in the country but isn't getting its money's worth, according to a report released Thursday by a nonpartisan public policy group. The report by the Reason Foundation ranked New Jersey's highways dead last...
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David Madden
August 02, 2019 - 2:25 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Next time you pull up to the pump and wonder where all your gas tax money is going, you'll know. New Jersey is releasing $161 million in Transportation Trust Fund (TTF) money to fund road projects all across the state. Some of the funds come from the state’s share of...
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Broadway in Westville, NJ is flooded. Crews here to make sure people are safe.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
June 20, 2019 - 6:42 am
UPDATED: 5:25 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Delaware Valley was pummeled with rain overnight and early Thursday morning, leading to flooding and a big mess throughout the region. PATCO floods Thousands of PATCO commuters had to find other ways to work Thursday morning. The overnight...
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In this Jan. 25, 2019, file photo, Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer of N.Y., accompanied by Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., left, calls on a reporter during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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April 30, 2019 - 6:53 am
By Kevin Freking, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The last time President Donald Trump sat down with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, the president walked out in a huff and dismissed their government shutdown talks as a "total waste of time." Nearly four...
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Dreamstime
Tony Romeo
March 03, 2019 - 3:37 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania’s transportation secretary is defending the administration’s policy of putting more extensive storm restrictions on commercial vehicles this winter. PennDOT secretary Leslie Richards says while weather-related restrictions on trucks are not new, they...
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Dreamstime
Mike DeNardo
February 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Starting Friday night, a one-mile stretch of Route 1 in Delaware County is closing for the entire weekend to allow for SEPTA bridge work. Delaware County drivers are going to be detoured. Between 8 p.m. Friday and 5 a.m. Monday, Route One in Middletown...
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As it gets colder, wet roads may create problems for drivers.
KYW Newsradio, file
Antionette Lee
January 20, 2019 - 10:03 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As it gets colder, wet roads may create problems for drivers. "The forecast is for temperatures to plummet later this evening and late this afternoon, black ice and slick roadways are definitely a concern," said the New Jersey Department of Transportation's Steve...
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Light snow coming down in Audubon, Montgomery County.
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Tim Jimenez
January 18, 2019 - 8:45 am
PAOLI, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The first of two winter storms to hit the region is out of the way. Now, many are gearing up for round number two. A coating, maybe an inch of snow, fell in Paoli. People were out and about. Traffic volume looked like most commuters were hearing in to work despite the...
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Road crews are ready for whatever Thursday's storm delivers, but there are lots of uncertainties for the remainder of the weekend.
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Mark Abrams
January 17, 2019 - 3:42 pm
UPDATED: 6.17 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Road crews are ready for whatever Thursday's storm delivers, but there are lots of uncertainties for the remainder of the weekend. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's Brad Rudolph says the road maintenance supervisors had enough warning...
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The storm doesn't look too bad in the area, but PennDOT crews are still out in full force.
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Antionette Lee
January 13, 2019 - 10:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The storm doesn't look too bad in the Delaware Valley, but PennDOT crews are still out in full force. Ayanna Williams from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation says they have 300 trucks out making sure the roads are clear for drivers, with most of them...
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