Following the reauthorization of the Transportation Trust Fund and the voter approval of Public Question # 2, The New Jersey Department of Transportation has announced plans for a $900 million Capital Program for FY2017. The Department also plans approximately $150 million in Operations projects for the current Fiscal Year.
TRENTON, NEW JERSEY (November 9, 2016) – NJAPA thanks the voters of New Jersey for taking the time to understand and ultimately support Public Question #2 with a 54% approval rating on Election Day. This critical policy initiative ensures that gas tax revenue is dedicated to infrastructure improvement. With this approval, the State of New Jersey will now have an adequate, stable, and dedicated sources of funding for desperately needed improvements to our State’s roads, bridges, and transit systems.
TRENTON, NEW JERSEY (November 3, 2016) – On November 8, New Jersey voters can help ensure that every single cent of the gas tax goes towards fixing the state’s broken roads and bridges by voting “yes” to Public Question #2. The New Jersey Asphalt Pavement Association (NJAPA) supports approval of Public Question #2.