|12/12/2013||Stockton Board Approves Emergency Dispatch Center Project With Atlantic County|
Dec. 12--GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP -- An Atlantic County emergency dispatch center proposed as a partnership between Richard Stockton College and county government would be located on a 10-acre site and also would be the new home for Stockton's police.
|12/12/2013||Nonprofit Nets $132K Grant From N.Y.'s Regional EDC for New Training Facility|
Dec. 12--The good news keeps rolling in for the Isaiah 61 Project.
|12/12/2013||Cape May Freeholders Back Pinelands Pipe Project|
Dec. 12--CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE -- Cape May County freeholders voted Tuesday to support construction of a natural gas pipeline through the Pinelands reserve, but only if the Pinelands Commission is following its own rules by allowing the pipeline to be built.
|12/12/2013||State Backs Margaretville and Oneonta Projects With Grants|
Dec. 12--State government opened the money spigot Wednesday, announcing scores of new economic development grants, including $1.3 million for a new hotel project in Margaretville and $500,000 to help the town of Oneonta with a Southside water system.
|12/12/2013||N.Y.'s North County Region Receives $81.3M in Funding Awards|
Dec. 12--PLATTSBURGH -- Way to go, three in a row.
|12/11/2013||Local Officials Dispute N.Y.'s Bridge Report|
Dec. 11--State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli accused the state Department of Transportation on Tuesday of doing a sloppy job at monitoring railroad bridge inspections, and complained that one local tourism railroad went for 17 years without a bridge management plan.
|12/11/2013||Voters Approve Thousand Island Capital Project|
Dec. 11--CLAYTON -- Voters in the Thousand Islands Central School District have approved a $4.75 million capital project to improve energy efficiency and security at district buildings.
|12/11/2013||Work on Former Factory in Canajoharie, N.Y. Set to Begin|
Dec. 11--CANAJOHARIE -- Work to demolish parts of the former Beech-Nut factory and rehabilitate other parts is planned to begin on Monday, the president of the company hired to do the work said.
|12/11/2013||Pipeline Planners Sidestep BOCES Campus|
Dec. 11--The routing of the proposed Constitution Pipeline has been adjusted to keep it from running through an area on the campus of a regional BOCES school where students are taught to use such heavy equipment as bulldozers and backhoes.
|12/09/2013||Sandy-Battered Jersey Shore Town Awaits $40M Seawall|
Dec. 09--MANTOLOKING, N.J. -- Work on a $40 million, four-mile-long steel seawall that will extend through this Ocean County town and into the beachfront areas of neighboring Brick Township trounced by Hurricane Sandy could begin early next year, officials said.
|12/10/2013||Environmentalists Condemn Pipeline Plan at Galloway Hearing|
Dec. 10--GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP -- Dozens of environmental advocates and area residents strongly condemned a draft plan that would allow a 22-mile natural gas pipeline through the Pinelands in exchange for $8 million from the pipeline's owner, South Jersey Gas.
|12/10/2013||Hartwick, Meredith Mull Drilling Bans|
Dec. 10--The debate over gas drilling has frothed up in two more local towns -- the Otsego County town of Hartwick and the Delaware County town of Meredith -- where residents are wrestling with initiatives that would keep out heavy industry.
|12/10/2013||Gov. Christie Won't Sign Multistate Petition on Air Quality|
HACKENSACK, N.J. _ Gov. Chris Christie has refused to join a coalition of eight Eastern states seeking to curb air pollution blowing in from Midwest and Southern coal-fired power plants that help make New Jersey's air quality among the worst in the nation.
|12/10/2013||Cape Plans $35M in Road, Bridge Repair Work|
Dec. 10--CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE -- Cape May County usually spends about $11 million a year fixing roads and bridges but next year plans to invest $35 million.
|12/09/2013||Senators: Put Cameras on Train Tracks, Engineers|
NEW YORK - A week after four people died in a New York commuter train derailment, two federal lawmakers proposed Sunday that trains nationwide be outfitted with cameras pointed at engineers and at the tracks.
|12/09/2013||Auto Group Builds Gigantic Panel Array to Power Five Watertown Buildings|
Dec. 09--Lots of Christmas lights could be bought for $3 million.
|12/08/2013||Coastal N.J. Homes Raised After Sandy, But Many Roads May Still Flood|
Dec. 08--Raising houses in flood-prone areas has been a key part of rebuilding efforts following Hurricane Sandy.
|12/06/2013||Officials: Bridgeport on Track for New Train Station|
Dec. 06--BRIDGEPORT -- Those traveling by train Thursday had first-class seats to the demolition of the interconnected Barnum Avenue buildings once symbolic of this city's booming industrial past.
|12/06/2013||Agency: Wider Garden State Parkway Means Fewer Crashes in Atlantic County|
EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP -- Garden State Parkway officials are promising smoother rides and fewer accidents with the widening of a 10-mile stretch that becomes congested during the summer tourist rush to the Jersey Shore.
|12/07/2013||Bridge in Freehold Township Needs Emergency Repairs|
Dec. 07--FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP _ Stonehurst Boulevard has been closed to traffic between Windsor Drive and Winchester Drive as workers prepare to perform emergency repairs needed to the bridge and culvert over a stream that flows into the Manasquan River.
|12/07/2013||Northeast Corridor High-Speed-Rail Plan Slows to 160 mph|
Dec. 07--Has Amtrak abandoned its vision of 220-mile-per-hour bullet trains speeding up and down the Northeast Corridor?
|12/06/2013||Galloo Island Wind Farm Developers Sued Over Allegedly Unpaid Engineering Bill|
Dec. 06--A Buffalo engineering firm that performed work for a proposed wind farm on Galloo Island has filed suit against the project's developers claiming it has not been fully paid.
|12/03/2013||New Haven Coliseum Project, Tech School Win Key Approvals|
NEW HAVEN >> Two development projects, backed by more than a decade of planning, were granted key approvals by the Board of Alders Monday night.
|12/06/2013||Albany Building Code in Cloud|
Dec. 06--ALBANY -- By spring, city residents will be able to look up building code violators in their neighborhood and city officials are encouraging a citizen army with Internet access to report quality-of-life issues online through a new cloud-based technology portal.
|12/06/2013||Committee OKs Blueprint for Expanded JCIDA Office Building|
Dec. 06--An administrative building with nine offices is a step closer to being built at the Watertown Center for Business and Industry on Starbuck Avenue as the new headquarters for the Jefferson County Industrial Development Agency.