New Jersey

January 28, 2018

PARKWAY WIDENING PROJECT IN ATLANTIC COUNTY TO FINISH IN 2018

A Garden State Parkway widening project in Atlantic County is scheduled to conclude this year.  The project is part of a nearly $600 million project that results in the widening of the Parkway from Toms River south towards the shore resorts.  Five bridges are being replaced, and another bridge is being replaced.  The new lanes …

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January 28, 2018

NJ IN MIDDLE OF ONE OF THE WORST FLU SEASONS ON RECORD

New Jersey is in the middle of one of the worst flu seasons on record.  The State Department of Health has confirmed over 4,000 cases of influenza in the Garden State this season, resulting in one death.  The flu has spiked over the past few weeks with more than 1,000 cases being reported, according to …

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January 25, 2018

BILL PENDING IN TRENTON TO BAIL OUT NJ NUCLEAR INDUSTRY

There’s a bill being considered in Trenton that would bail out the State’s nuclear power industry.  The new bill would raise typical energy bills by over $40 per year.  It will be considered by a key Senate committee in Trenton today. The p...
January 24, 2018

MCCABE NAMED ACTING COMMISSIONER OF NJDEP

There is a new boss of the environment in New Jersey.  Catherine McCabe has been appointed as the Acting Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.  The NJDEP deals with many regulatory issues at the shore, everything from b...