Sweeney and Senate Leadership URGE Port Authority to EXPAND trans-Hudson Capacity

06 May 2015 

Citing commuter rail and bus systems running at maximum capacity, daily backups at bridges and tunnels, and a projected doubling of ridership demand by 2040, Senate President Stephen Sweeney (D-Gloucester) and Senate Democratic leaders called upon the Port Authority to make the expansion of trans-Hudson capacity its top priority over the next 20 years.