THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ

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TRAVEL ADVISORY - EXTENSIVE DELAYS EXPECTED AT PORT AUTHORITY BUS TERMINAL DUE TO ONGOING POLICE ACTIVITY

Date: Mar 26, 2015
Press Release Number: 41-2015

The Port Authority is reporting extensive delays at the Port Authority Bus Terminal during this evening’s rush hour due to an ongoing police investigation of a fatal bus accident inside the facility.

Bus Terminal staff is working to set up alternate operations, but urge customers to seek other modes of transportation if possible during this evening’s rush hour. NJ Transit is cross honoring this evening for bus passengers who are able to take the train to get home.

For up-to-the-minute updates on conditions at the bus terminal and at other Port Authority facilities, travelers are encouraged to sign up for Port Authority alerts at http://www.paalerts.com/.

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.