New Jersey's transportation trust fund is so broke that by next fiscal year, all of it will go toward debt payments. Democratic Assembly Deputy Speaker John S. Wisniewski's legislation would increase the petroleum tax paid by gasoline distributors.
Nov 8, 2014 The Star-Ledger
The facts are in—N.J. Gov Chris Christie did not know of the lane closures on the George Washington Bridge, much less order them, according to an internal report commissioned by the governor himself that did not interview any of the key witnesses.
Mar 29, 2014 The Star-Ledger
With the second highest share of transit usage in the U.S., a new study three years in the making assesses the development opportunities around the New Jersey's 243 transit stations.
Oct 1, 2012 The Star-Ledger
A law requiring New Jersey towns to ensure 10 percent of new units are affordable now awaits a vote by the State Assembly.
Nov 10, 2010 The Star-Ledger
As city and state budgets tighten, town in New Jersey are looking to join forces and share services.
Sep 16, 2009 The Star-Ledger
Piscataway, New Jersey has a booming Muslim Center that wants to expand, including adding a new parking lot and adding a 45-ft. minaret. Locals are complaining about the impact to traffic, light pollution, and 'parking havoc.'
Sep 1, 2009 The Star-Ledger
<p>New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine's plan to convert the state's highways to toll roads is in danger of being voted down by the state senate.</p>
Feb 11, 2008 The Star-Ledger
<p>New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine is pushing a bill that would offer tax credits of up to $75 million to businesses that locate within a half-mile of a transit station.</p>
Jan 4, 2008 The Star-Ledger
A New Jersey township that has been a leader in downtown planning is planning to integrate arts-based development into its successful downtown mix.
Aug 13, 2006 The Star-Ledger
Lawmakers in several states are trying to limit the impact of the Supreme Court's eminent domain ruling
Jul 20, 2005 The Star-Ledger