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New Jersey Turnpike

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  • Keep tired truckers off the road [Letter]

    Keep tired truckers off the road [Letter]
    As you know, truck driver fatigue has recently garnered wide media attention because of the tragic crash that occurred on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed one man and critically injured others including actor Tracy Morgan ("Keep truckers alert," June 9). Unfortunately, the Tracy Morgan crash is just one example of the hundreds of thousands of truck crashes that occur on our nation's roadways each year. Every minute and a half of every day, a large truck is involved in a crash resulting in, on average, 4,000 yearly fatalities and 100,000 more injuries. Truck driver fatigue has been recognized as a major safety concern and a contributing factor to fatal truck crashes for over 70 years, which is why Congress should focus on remedying the current safety problems, and not creating new ones.
  • Keep truckers alert [Editorial]

    Keep truckers alert  [Editorial]
    The horrific traffic crash last Saturday at 1 a.m. on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed one person and left comedian Tracy Morgan in critical condition at a hospital near Trenton calls attention to the danger of tired truck drivers. Investigators...

    Havre de Grace keeps tax rate flat, welcomes new council members

    Havre de Grace keeps tax rate flat, welcomes new council members
    Most Havre de Grace homeowners and business owners will pay the same property tax rates for 2015 as they did this year, after the city council approved the rates Monday during its first meeting with three newly-elected council members. The city is...

    Route 40 businesses ask for state help after Expressway opens [50 years ago]

    As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, February 27, 1964: The Route 40 Businessmen's Association requested 50 years ago that the U.S. Bureau of Public Roads assist the proprietors along the Route 40 corridor between Baltimore and the...

    Express toll lanes a bit elitist, and unpractical [Editorial]

    Express toll lanes a bit elitist, and unpractical [Editorial]
    It sounds too good to be true, so there's a good chance it is. State officials say the new express toll lanes on I-95, expected to open for use in 2014, will ease traffic issues both on the toll lanes, and on the free lanes. The logic goes like this:...