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By Tom Hester | December 6th, 2012 - 10:02am
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Assembly Transportation Panel to Look into Condition of N.J.’s Transportation Infrastructure Following Hurricane Sandy

Testimony Expected from NJDOT, NJ Transit, Turnpike Authority & South Jersey Transportation Authority

(TRENTON) – The Assembly transportation panel will meet at 10 a.m. Monday to discuss the condition of New Jersey’s transportation infrastructure system following Hurricane Sandy with leading state transportation agencies.

The panel chaired by Deputy Speaker John Wisniewski (D-Middlesex) will hear testimony from the Department of Transportation, NJ Transit, the New Jersey Turnpike Authority and the South Jersey Transportation Authority. The public is also welcome to testify.

The hearing will take place at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 10 in Committee Room 11 on the 4th Floor of the State House Annex in Trenton.

Audio of the hearing will be streamed live at http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/media/live_audio.asp.

To read more, please visit the New Jersey General Assembly Democratic Office Web site.

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Quote of the Day

quote of the day

“We’re going to hold the line until hell freezes over, and when hell freezes over, we’re going to hold the line on ice skates." - Assemblyman Raj Mukherji (D-31), at yesterday's SEIU 1199 rally.

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