Assembly Transportation and Independent Authorities

The Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee is responsible for monitoring all segments of state transportation, including bridge and highway construction, motor vehicle inspections, expansion of light-rail train systems, and management of the toll road authorities.
Democratic Research Aide:  Jillian Dempsey   
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Transportation Chair Requests Update on “Postmortem” of Thursday’s Snow Storm Roadway Mayhem

(Trenton) – Chairman Dan Benson (D-Mercer, Middlesex) penned a letter to Governor Murphy this afternoon requesting that Assembly Transportation Committee members be personally briefed on the poor handling of Thursday’s snowstorm prior to the public release of the postmortem.

Benson wrote:

“We understand there was a change in the forecast; however, given New Jersey’s history with storms, it is always better to prepare for the worst… This did not happen yesterday and we must do better for our residents.

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