Press Releases - 2007

Date Headline

Dec 31, 2007

STATEMENT BY PORT AUTHORITY REGARDING PREPARATION OF TOWERS 3 AND 4 BATHTUB AT WTC SITE TO ALLOW SILVERSTEIN PROPERTIES TO BEGIN CONSTRUCTION IN JANUARY

Dec 21, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY PREPARED FOR MORE THAN 20 MILLION TRAVELERS DURING DECEMBER HOLIDAY SEASON

Dec 19, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TAKES ACTION ON SEVERAL ITEMS

Dec 19, 2007

PA STATEMENT ON U.S. DOT ANNOUNCEMENT

Dec 14, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TO HOLD MONTHLY MEETING ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 18

Dec 12, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY MORE PREPARED THAN EVER TO BATTLE WINTER STORMS

Dec 10, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY TO HOLD ONLINE PUBLIC HEARING ON TOLL AND FARE INCREASE PROPOSAL

Dec 06, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY ISSUES COMPREHENSIVE RECOMMENDATIONS TO REDUCE FLIGHT DELAYS AND IMPROVE CUSTOMER SERVICE

Dec 05, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY SELLS $400 MILLION OF CONSOLIDATED BONDS

Dec 04, 2007

JERSEY CITY YOUNGSTER WINS PATH HOLIDAY POSTER CONTEST

Dec 04, 2007

PATH TO UNVEIL WINNING HOLIDAY POSTER

Nov 30, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY DEVELOPMENT TEAM TO BUILD 1.3 MILLION-SQUARE-FOOT OFFICE TOWER ABOVE BUS TERMINAL

Nov 29, 2007

TRAVEL ADVISORY - HOLLAND TUNNEL NEW JERSEY-BOUND LANES TO BE CLOSED FOR OVERNIGHT DRILL
ON SUNDAY, DECEMBER 2

Nov 20, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY OFFICIALS TO BRIEF MEDIA ON THANKSGIVING TRAVEL

Nov 16, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY PREPARED TO HANDLE RECORD NUMBER OF TRAVELERS FOR FIVE-DAY THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY PERIOD

Nov 19, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY LAUNCHES MOST EXTENSIVE PUBLIC OUTREACH PROGRAM IN AGENCY HISTORY

Nov 15, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY PROPOSES TOLL AND FARE INCREASE TO MEET REGION’S EXTENSIVE TRANSPORTATION AND SECURITY NEEDS

Nov 15, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TAKES ACTION ON SEVERAL ITEMS

Nov 13, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TO HOLD MONTHLY MEETING ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15

Nov 08, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY LAUNCHES REAL-TIME ELECTRONIC ALERT SYSTEM FOR TUNNEL AND BRIDGE USERS

Nov 01, 2007

GOVERNOR SPITZER, PORT AUTHORITY, HUDSON VALLEY OFFICIALS MARK FIRST DAY OF PA CONTROL OF STEWART INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Oct 31, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - GOVERNOR SPITZER, PORT AUTHORITY, HUDSON VALLEY OFFICIALS MARK FIRST DAY OF PA CONTROL OF STEWART INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Oct 25, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - BROAD COALITION TO JOIN IN OPPOSITION TO FAA FLIGHT CUTS AT JFK AIRPORT

Oct 25, 2007

PATH’S EXCHANGE PLACE STATION TO CLOSE SUNDAY MORNING, OCTOBER 28, TO ACCOMMODATE EMERGENCY RESPONSE DRILL

Oct 24, 2007

THIRTY-SEVEN PORT AUTHORITY POLICE OFFICERS TO RUN IN NYC MARATHON IN HONOR OF 9/11 PAPD HEROES

Oct 26, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY, AIRLINE ASSOCIATION, TRAVELER ASSOCIATIONS AND TOURISM GROUPS FORM BROAD COALITION TO OPPOSE FAA FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS

Oct 22, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES RECOMMENDATIONS FOR REDUCING FLIGHT DELAYS

Oct 18, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD HIRES REAL ESTATE BROKER TO LEASE REMAINING OFFICE SPACE AT FREEDOM TOWER

Oct 18, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TAKES ACTION ON SEVERAL ITEMS

Oct 17, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES $1.3 BILLION INITIATIVE TO INCREASE PATH CAPACITY BY 20 PERCENT

Oct 16, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TO HOLD MONTHLY MEETING ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18

Oct 04, 2007

LINCOLN TUNNEL HELIX REPAVING WORK TO BEGIN OCTOBER 8

Oct 03, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY NEARING END OF SUCCESSFUL DRIVE TO ATTRACT POLICE OFFICER CANDIDATES

Sep 25, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY APPLAUDS U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION PROPOSAL TO AWARD NEWARK-SHANGHAI ROUTE IN 2009 TO CONTINENTAL AIRLINES AT NEWARK LIBERTY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Sep 20, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TAKES ACTION ON SEVERAL ITEMS

Sep 20, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY TO ACQUIRE KEY PARCEL OF BAYONNE PROPERTY TO HANDLE CONTINUED CARGO GROWTH IN PORT OF NY/NJ

Sep 20, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY TO INSTALL ENERGY-EFFICIENT LIGHTING AT GWB AND HOLLAND TUNNEL

Sep 18, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY TO REOPEN WEST 41ST BETWEEN 8TH AND 9TH AVENUES

Sep 18, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TO HOLD MONTHLY MEETING ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

Sep 12, 2007

VALET PARKING COMES TO JOHN F. KENNEDY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Sep 07, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY TO HOLD REMEMBRANCE SERVICE ON SEPTEMBER 11

Sep 07, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - MODIFIED PEDESTRIAN ACCESS FOR WORLD TRADE CENTER PATH STATION ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

Sep 07, 2007

GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE UPPER LEVEL TO GET FACELIFT

Sep 04, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY OF NY/NJ AND PORT OF ROTTERDAM AUTHORITY SIGN AGREEMENT TO WORK COOPERATIVELY THROUGH U.S. EPA ON ENVIRONMENTAL INITIATIVES

Aug 28, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY READY FOR RECORD TRAVEL DURING LABOR DAY HOLIDAY WEEKEND

Aug 16, 2007

PATH CUSTOMERS TO GET UP-TO-THE-MINUTE TRAIN INFORMATION, TV NEWS, ENTERTAINMENT AND WEATHER UNDER DEAL REACHED WITH NBC UNIVERSAL

Aug 15, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY SELLS $500 MILLION OF CONSOLIDATED BONDS

Aug 03, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY HIGHLIGHTS QUEENS’ JAZZ LEGACY WITH STREET SIGNS, BANNERS, MURAL AND MORE

Aug 01, 2007

STATEMENT FROM STEPHEN SIGMUND, PORT AUTHORITY CHIEF OF PUBLIC AND GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS, REGARDING 9/11 CEREMONY

Jul 26, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TAKES ACTION ON SEVERAL ITEMS

Jul 24, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TO HOLD MONTHLY MEETING ON THURSDAY, JULY 26

Jul 18, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES SALE OF $350 MILLION IN VERSATILE STRUCTURE OBLIGATIONS

Jul 05, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT ON CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP FOR MAHER TERMINAL

Jul 02, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY URGES AIR PASSENGERS TO ALLOW EXTRA TIME WHEN TRAVELING TO THE REGION’S AIRPORTS

Jun 28, 2007

NEW CARGO SERVICE BEGINS LINKING STATEN ISLAND TO NATION’S MAJOR RAIL FREIGHT NETWORK

Jun 21, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TAKES ACTION ON SEVERAL ITEMS

Jun 21, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY LAUNCHES STUDY OF ALL-ELECTRONIC TOLLING SYSTEM FOR AGENCY’S BRIDGES AND TUNNELS

Jun 20, 2007

THOUSANDS OF MOTORCYCLISTS TO PARTICIPATE IN 20TH ANNUAL GOOCH’S GARLIC RUN THROUGH THE HOLLAND TUNNEL

Jun 19, 2007

Port Authority Executive Director Anthony E. Shorris Remarks New York Building Congress Breakfast June 19, 2007

Jun 19, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TO HOLD MONTHLY MEETING ON THURSDAY, JUNE 21

Jun 18, 2007

NEW TEMPORARY ENTRANCE OPENED FOR PATH’S WORLD TRADE CENTER STATION

Jun 06, 2007

TRAFFIC ADVISORY - LOWER LEVEL OF GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE TO BE CLOSED SUNDAY MORNING, JUNE 10, FOR AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY EVENT

Jun 02, 2007

STATEMENT BY THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY ON JOHN F. KENNEDY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TERROR THREAT

Jun 01, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY POLICE ACADEMY GRADUATES 81 OFFICERS

May 31, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - EIGHTY-ONE NEW OFFICERS TO JOIN PORT AUTHORITY POLICE DEPARTMENT

May 31, 2007

THE CUSTOMER ALWAYS COMES FIRST: PASSENGERS AT PORT AUTHORITY AIRPORTS TO RECEIVE ENHANCED SERVICES AS BISTATE AGENCY PREPARES FOR SUMMER TRAVEL SEASON

May 30, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY TO DETAIL COMPREHENSIVE PROGRAM OF CUSTOMER SERVICE ENHANCEMENTS FOR AIR PASSENGERS

May 24, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TAKES ACTION ON SEVERAL ITEMS

May 23, 2007

TETERBORO AIRPORT MANAGER LANNY RIDER HONORED BY AVIATION HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM OF NEW JERSEY

May 22, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TO HOLD MONTHLY MEETING ON THURSDAY, MAY 24

May 22, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY READY FOR MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND TRAVEL

May 17, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY CHAIRMAN DELIVERS COMMENCEMENT ADDRESS AT NJIT CHALLENGING GRADUATES TO LEAD A RENEWED NATIONAL COMMITMENT TO INFRASTRUCTURE

May 15, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ANTHONY E. SHORRIS OUTLINES AGENDA FOR REGION’S TRANSPORTATION FUTURE

May 14, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY READIES AIRTRAIN JFK FOR SUMMER TRAVEL SEASON

May 11, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY CELEBRATES TOURISM WEEK ON MAY 14 WITH UNVEILING OF AIRTRAIN JFK POSTER CONTEST WINNERS

May 11, 2007

NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY TO DEPLOY NATIONAL GUARD TROOPS AT PATH STATIONS

May 09, 2007

STATEMENT BY THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY ON CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP FOR HOWLAND HOOK MARINE TERMINAL

May 08, 2007

WTC MEMORIAL FOUNDATION AND PORT AUTHORITY AWARD FULL STEEL PACKAGE FOR CONSTRUCTION OF MEMORIAL AND MUSEUM

May 07, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY PHOTO OPPORTUNITY: POLICE UNITY BIKE TOUR TO DEPART FROM WORLD TRADE CENTER

Apr 27, 2007

TRAFFIC ADVISORY - EASTBOUND UPPER-LEVEL LANES OF GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE WILL BE CLOSED DURING OVERNIGHT HOURS THIS WEEK

Apr 25, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TAKES ACTION ON SEVERAL ITEMS

Apr 25, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY PLANS TO REDEVELOP BUS TERMINAL TO HANDLE REGION’S GROWING MASS TRANSIT NEEDS

Apr 23, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TO HOLD MONTHLY MEETING ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25

Apr 20, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY SPONSORS LINCOLN TUNNEL RUN/WALK TO BENEFIT SPECIAL OLYMPICS

Apr 19, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY SELLS $450 MILLION OF CONSOLIDATED BONDS

Apr 13, 2007

TRAVEL ADVISORY: PORT AUTHORITY URGING TRAVELERS THIS WEEKEND TO ALLOW EXTRA TIME ON THE ROADS, CHECK AHEAD WITH AIRLINES IF PLANNING TO FLY

Mar 29, 2007

Statement by: Port Authority Chairman Anthony R. Coscia re: Governor Corzine's Appointment of New Jersey Commerce Secretary Virginia Bauer to Port Authority Board of Commissioners

Mar 29, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY AUTHORIZES INSTALLATION OF NEW ARRESTOR BEDS AT JFK, NEWARK LIBERTY AND TETERBORO AIRPORTS

Mar 29, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY APPROVES AGREEMENT TO BECOME FULL PARTNER AGENCY WITH NJ TRANSIT IN TRANS-HUDSON EXPRESS TUNNEL

Mar 29, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TAKES ACTION ON VARIOUS ITEMS

Mar 27, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TO HOLD MEETING ON THURSDAY, MARCH 29

Mar 22, 2007

SERVICE ADVISORY - PATH SERVICE CHANGE SCHEDULED THIS WEEKEND ON THE JOURNAL SQUARE TO 33RD STREET VIA HOBOKEN LINE

Mar 20, 2007

PORT OF NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY SETS CARGO RECORD IN 2006

Mar 19, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY TO RELEASE 2006 STATISTICS FOR PORT OF NY/NJ AND ANNOUNCE MULTIBILLION INVESTMENT PLANNED FOR THE PORT

Mar 19, 2007

JOHN F. KENNEDY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT HOSTS INAUGURAL U.S. FLIGHT OF THE AIRBUS A380, THE WORLD’S LARGEST PASSENGER PLANE

Mar 14, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY OF NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY WELCOMES FIRST FLIGHT OF AIRBUS A380 TO THE U.S.

Mar 06, 2007

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Announce the Completion of the Arthur Kill Channel 41-foot Navigation Project

Feb 23, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY TO HOLD REMEMBRANCE SERVICE HONORING VICTIMS OF 1993 WORLD TRADE CENTER BOMBING

Feb 22, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TAKES ACTION ON EIGHT ITEMS

Feb 22, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY AUTHORIZES CONSTRUCTION OF FREEDOM TOWER

Feb 20, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TO HOLD MEETING ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22

Feb 16, 2007

Joint Statement by Port Authority on PNCT Ownership Agreement

Feb 15, 2007

SERVICE ADVISORY - PATH SERVICE CHANGE SCHEDULED THIS WEEKEND BETWEEN JOURNAL SQUARE/HOBOKEN AND 33RD STREET

Feb 08, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY RECOGNIZED FOR SAFETY EFFORTS AS AIRPORT OPERATIONS MANAGER IS HONORED WITH AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE

Jan 30, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY MORE PREPARED THAN EVER TO BATTLE MAJOR SNOWSTORMS

Jan 30, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY APPROVES $35 MILLION FOR SCHOOL SOUNDPROOFING

Jan 25, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TAKES ACTION ON SEVEN ITEMS

Jan 25, 2007

ANTHONY E. SHORRIS ELECTED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY

Jan 25, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY AUTHORIZES PURCHASE OF OPERATING LEASE AT STEWART INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Jan 24, 2007

MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY BOARD TO HOLD MEETING ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 25

Jan 23, 2007

PORT AUTHORITY’S SHIP-TO-RAIL TERMINALS SET NEW RECORD

Jan 18, 2007

TRAFFIC ADVISORY - EASTBOUND LOWER-LEVEL LANE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE TO BE CLOSED THIS WEEKEND

Jan 17, 2007

AIRTRAIN JFK, AIRTRAIN NEWARK MORE POPULAR THAN EVER IN 2006

Jan 11, 2007

TRAFFIC ADVISORY - GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE LANES TO BE CLOSED THIS WEEKEND

Jan 05, 2007

TRAFFIC ADVISORY - EASTBOUND LOWER-LEVEL LANE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE TO BE CLOSED THIS WEEKEND


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