Printed versions are available at major stations.
Thursday, August 27, 2009
New timetables for New Jersey Transit's Morris & Essex Lines take effect on Sunday, and they're viewable here or available in print form at major stations. On the Gladstone Branch, normal weekday and weekend rail service has been restored, and all substitute busing has ended.
The number of people using NJ Transit is down after record usage last year.
Sunday, August 16, 2009
The recession has evidently caused a drop in the number of people riding NJ Transit trains and buses, according to an Asbury Park Press report. The drop comes after record levels of use of the trains and buses in 2008. There was a 2.6 percent drop in ridership in January, February and March, according to the report. Additionally, less people are driving on the Garden State Parkway and the New Jersey Turnpike, although toll revenue has stayed level because of an increase in rates, according to the report. Read the full report: Less traffic on N.J. rails, roads in weak economy