NJ Spotlight News

Construction of Portal North Bridge ‘begins in earnest’

Clip: 08/01/2022 | 3m 53s | Video has closed captioning.

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg was in New Jersey Monday to mark groundbreaking on construction of the new Portal North Bridge over the Hackensack River. The 110-year-old original span has been a bottleneck for rail service between New Jersey and New York City. The new bridge is a critical piece in the broader Gateway program that will eventually double rail capacity between the two.

Aired: 08/01/22

Rating: NR

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