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Wisniewski Issues 7 More Subpoenas as Part of Investigation into Port Authority's George Washington Bridge Lane ClosingsSeeks Documents and Communications from Top PANYNJ Officials
Assembly Deputy Speaker John Wisniewski on Thursday announced he has issued seven more subpoenas as part of his continued investigation into the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey's decision to close access lanes from Fort Lee to the George Washington Bridge in September without public notice or explanation.
"We have heard from four key Port Authority officials, yet we still don't have any clear explanation for why and how these lanes were closed without public notice, putting public safety at risk throughout an entire community of our state," said Wisniewski (D-Middlesex), chairman of the Assembly transportation committee that has held two hearings on the matter...
Wisniewski: Baroni & Wildstein Must Go & PANYNJ Dysfunction Frighteningly Rampant
Vows Further Inquiry by CommitteeAssembly Deputy Speaker John Wisniewski (D-Middlesex), chairman of the Assembly transportation panel, released the following statement Monday after hearing testimony from Port Authority of New York and New Jersey officials on the questionable closing of George Washington Bridge access lanes from Fort Lee in September:
"Several things are clear after today's hearing.
"Bill Baroni has outlived his usefulness as the Port Authority's deputy director. The testimony showed that Mr. Baroni has not been honest with the public and this committee about these lane closures and his mythical traffic study.
Wisniewski to Join with Fire Safety Officials to Highlight Holiday Fire Safety Tips and Conduct a Demonstration Christmas Tree BurnAssemblyman John S. Wisniewski, Chair of the New Jersey Fire Safety Commission, will join with Fire Safety officials tomorrow at the Middlesex County Fire Academy to highlight important fire safety tips for the holiday season. Fire Academy staff will conduct a demonstration of a Christmas tree fire to highlight the flammability of a Christmas tree and the speed with which such a fire can build and spread.
The burning of the Christmas tree will be conducted in a Fire Academy training facility building and will be visibly accessible for photos and filming
Assembly Panel to Take Testimony from Port Authority Executive Director on GWB Lane ClosuresFoye to Testify at 10 a.m. Monday on Questionable Lane Closures in Fort Lee in September
The Assembly transportation committee will meet Monday to take testimony from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey's executive director on the decision by the agency to close - without public notice - access lanes to the George Washington Bridge in September.
The Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Committee will meet on Monday at 10 a.m. in Committee Room 11 on the 4th Floor of the State House Annex on West State Street in Trenton...