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Funding New Jersey Transit

RPA is convening groups from across New Jersey’s advocacy spectrum to support the transformation of NJ Transit into a modern, effective transit agency.

New Jersey’s economy can be rebuilt in a way that supports more equity, a healthier environment, and greater resilience to both future pandemics and climate change. Public transportation must be a vital part of that recovery.”

Action

A New Ride for New Jersey

Commuter rail receives the majority of attention from media and legislators, but bus rides comprise the majority — 58 percent — of all rides on the NJ Transit system according to Tri-State Transportation Campaign.

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Research

NJ Transit at Trenton Transit Center Report Essential Service
At a time when the region faces a deep recession and the future viability of the transit system is at risk, there are no good options for cutting costs or replacing lost passenger revenues. Here’s what we recommend.
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RPA Lab

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Our Senior Vice President Kate Slevin’s comments during a June 17 panel hosted by the New Jersey Climate Change Resource Center offer an outline of RPA’s agenda in the Garden State.
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Regional Plan Association’s New Jersey Committee hosted Senate President Steve Sweeney and Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg on October 30th at a special meeting of the committee in New Brunswick.
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The Transportation Climate Initiative would reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector and raise revenues for badly needed transportation investments in New Jersey.
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