Articles by Janna Chernetz



No Picture

NJ Democrats’ Budget Would Restore Transit Village Funds

Late last night, New Jersey legislative Democrats released a budget which allocates funding for the Transit Village program, which helps towns support walkable, transit-oriented downtowns. The Christie Administration proposed cutting the $1 million program in fiscal…



No Picture

NJ Environmental Action Day is Monday in Trenton

 Tri-State Transportation Campaign is excited to co-sponsor New Jersey’s “Environmental Action Day.”  On Monday June 20, from 9:00am to 4:30pm, groups of environmentalists, citizens, unions and religious leaders will hold an action day at the…


No Picture

Xanadu Gets Uglier

Who knew it was possible to make Xanadu uglier? Gov. Chris Christie announced last month that the state will provide $200 million in low-interest financing and forfeit a similar amount in future sales tax revenue to developer Triple…




No Picture

New Jersey’s Patchwork Transportation Funding Plan

At both a March 31 Assembly Budget Committee hearing and an April 13 Senate Budget Committee hearing, legislators have grilled NJDOT Commissioner Jim Simpson over the Christie Administration’s plans to fund transportation. What’s come to light…


No Picture

Hoboken Asks For, Receives More Buses

As of last week, those who commute from Hoboken to Port Authority Bus Terminal via the 126 NJ Transit bus will have 5 additional buses added to their morning service. This comes as a result of a March 24,…