THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ

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PATH TO PROVIDE EXTRA SERVICE FOR THOSE TRAVELING TO NEW YEAR’S EVE CELEBRATIONS

Date: Dec 30, 2014
Press Release Number: 256-2014

On New Year's Eve, Wednesday, December 31, PATH will operate on a regular weekday schedule with additional service on the Newark to World Trade Center line as needed for passengers leaving work early.

Beginning at 9:30 p.m., additional trains will operate on the Journal Square to 33rd Street and Hoboken to 33rd Street lines for passengers traveling to events in New York City, as PATH usually does for New Year's Eve. At midnight, train service on the Journal Square to 33rd Street (via Hoboken) line will operate on a 10-minute schedule until crowds subside to accommodate passengers returning from Time Square. Afterwards, overnight service on the Journal Square to 33rd Street (via Hoboken) and on the Newark to World Trade Center lines will operate every 15 minutes.

On New Year's Day, trains on the Journal Square-33rd (Hoboken) line will operate on a 10-minute schedule from 10 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. and Newark to World Trade Center trains will operate on a 20-minute schedule from 7:20 a.m. to 11 p.m.

PATH riders also may seek information from the Port Authority website, PATHAlerts and Twitter.

Website: http://www.panynj.gov/PATH
Follow us on Twitter: @PATHTrain
PATH service alerts: http://www.PATHAlerts.com/usersubscribe
Toll Free Information Line: 1-800-234-PATH (7284)
Email: PATHCommunity@panynj.gov
Notices: Posted in all PATH stations and on PATHVISION
MTA Information: http://mta.info/nyct

CONTACT:
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
212-435-7777

Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere. The Port Authority receives no tax revenue from either the State of New York or New Jersey or from the City of New York. The agency raises the necessary funds for the improvement, construction or acquisition of its facilities primarily on its own credit. For more information, please visit http://www.panynj.gov.