New Jersey

October 24, 2017

REPORT: NO PARKWAY TOLL HIKES, TRAFFIC VOLUME EXPECTED TO GO UP IN ’18

Tolls will not be going up on the Garden State Parkway or New Jersey Turnpike in 2018 largely because traffic volume on both highways is expected to be higher as well.  NJ.com reports that for the fifth consecutive year, toll rates will stay the same f...
October 23, 2017

STATE PUTS MORE MONEY INTO PROGRAM TO BUY FLOODED HOMES

Governor Christie is touring the Garden State this week as New Jersey remembers Hurricane Sandy which impacted our region five years ago.  Christie announced this week that New Jersey is pumping an additional $75 million into a program that will buy pr...
October 23, 2017

MEGA MILLIONS LOTTERY TICKETS TO DOUBLE IN PRICE NEXT WEEK

If you want to play the Mega Millions lottery, you’ll have to soon dig deeper into your pocket for a ticket.  The price of a Mega Millions lottery ticket will double from one dollar to two dollars starting with the drawing on Halloween night.  The good news…starting jackpot amounts will more than double from $15 [...]

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October 22, 2017

STATE APPROVES RATE INCREASE REQUESTED BY SOUTH JERSEY GAS

A rate increase has been approved for South Jersey Gas, with the higher prices going into effect on November 1st.  The average residential customer will see their gas bills increase by nearly $15.00 per month.  The revenue will be used for various infr...