Portal Bridge

Amtrak Portal Bridge
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Marla Diamond
October 08, 2019 - 2:23 pm
Sen. Bob Menendez has announced that a test of rush-hour marine traffic restrictions on the Hackensack River at the Portal Bridge will now be permanent.
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Amtrak Portal Bridge
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Mack Rosenberg
August 28, 2019 - 2:10 pm
New Jersey lawmakers on Wednesday pushed the need for federal funding to replace the Portal Bridge over the Hackensack River, as part of the long-talked about Gateway Project.
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Amtrak Portal Bridge
Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880
March 15, 2019 - 12:55 pm
The Coast Guard is planning to restrict marine traffic on the Hackensack River in order to prevent the century-old Portal Bridge from opening during rush hours.
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Amtrak Portal Bridge
Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880
November 01, 2018 - 5:41 pm
Critics are wondering when the Portal Bridge will be replaced after it got stuck again Tuesday, stranding commuters for more than an hour during the height of the evening rush.
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Amtrak Portal Bridge
Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880
October 31, 2018 - 7:54 am
An infamous clunky old bridge over the Hackensack River got stuck during the height of the Tuesday evening rush, stranding commuters for more than an hour.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
Bob Karp/The Record via USA TODAY NETWORK
September 05, 2018 - 8:02 am
New Jersey’s Gov. Phil Murphy is calling on President Donald Trump to drop his opposition to the Gateway Tunnel project.
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Amtrak Portal Bridge
Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880
July 14, 2018 - 1:31 pm
A $1.7 billion project to replace a century-old rail bridge outside New York City has received an extension from the government to apply for critical federal grants.
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Track Inspection On New Jersey's Portal Drawbridge
Tom Kaminski
June 29, 2018 - 4:49 pm
Planners are now one step closer to alleviating a big headache for NJ TRANSIT commuters. Gateway Project officials say the ball is now in the federal government's court to get going on a new Portal Bridge.
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