News Wire: Study: Rail delays take huge toll on New Jersey, New York passengers

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Posted by Brian Schmidt on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 10:02 AM

More than once a month, passengers experience 5-hour delays; total hours lost add up to more than 2,000

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Posted by Overmod on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 11:00 AM

Time to pass the buck to American taxpayers to fix this 'issue' with more Amtrak capacity ... perhaps even with Gateway!

Heaven forbid New York State and New Jersey actually allocate the capital to fix or even address this meaningfully.  Even on a weighted pro rata basis for the congestion the commuter and pure regional services cause.

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