Poll: Where Can NJ Find the Money For Much-Needed Transportation Projects?
Is raising the gas tax the best solution, or are there better ways to come up with the necessary funds?
New Jersey’s Transportation Trust Fund will run out of money for new highway, bridge, and mass-transit capital projects midway through the next budget year. Gov. Chris Christie’s new transportation commissioner, Jamie Fox, is already examining options to underwrite a new five-year plan, as is the Assembly Transportation Committee, which held the first of four public hearings on TTF funding yesterday in Montclair.