WEEHAWKEN – Commuters will get free sewing kits to celebrate the maiden commercial voyage of the Betsy Ross, the region’s newest “luxury” ferry, which will begin service on Sept. 1 between the Jersey Shore and the New York Harbor region, its operator announced Wednesday. The Betsy Ross, named for the Revolutionary War heroine famous for stitching… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: August 24th, 2016 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News, New Jersey | Tags: Belford Ferry Terminal, Monmouth County News, NY Waterway, NY Waterway ferry, The Betsy Ross | Comments Off on Newest luxury commuter ferry to begin Belford service Sept. 1
Monmouth County, Middletown and NY Waterway are working together to mitigate NJ Transit strike impact
Monmouth County, Middletown Township and NY Waterways officials are working together to lessen the possible inconvenience to commuters in the event of a New Jersey Transit strike starting Sunday morning.
“The County is working with NY Waterway and Middletown to take a proactive approach to the situation we may face next week if there is any disruption to how our residents travel to work,” said Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone. “We understand the inconvenience that a disruption would cause and are actively taking measures to make sure we are doing everything we can to arrange to accommodate an increase in ferry passengers.”Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County, Monmouth County News | Tags: Belford Ferry Terminal, Deputy Freeholder Director Serena DiMaso, Freeholder Director Tom Arnone, Mayor Gerry Scharfenberger, Middletown, Monmouth County News, NJ Transit strike, NY Waterway, NY Waterway President Arthur E. Imperatore | Comments Off on Monmouth County, Middletown and NY Waterway are working together to mitigate NJ Transit strike impact