North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority

See Route 9 improvement recommendations Tuesday in Toms River
Last year, you told the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority how you think Route 9 traffic in Toms River and Lakewood can stop being a daily conga line. This Tuesday, August 23, NJTPA returns, with recommendations aimed at mixing those ideas into an expedient, affordable plan.
Do We Need Improvements on Route 9 in Toms River and Lakewood?
Do we need road improvements on sections of Route 9 in Toms River and Lakewood? That will be the focus of public hearings coming up here in Ocean County. The North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority will be looking at ways to improve the flow of traffic and cut down the amount of accidents alo…
‘Street Smart NJ’ campaign reaches Jersey Shore
Between 2010 and 2014 nearly 740 pedestrians were fatally wounded in car crashes in addition to over 22,000 injuries according to the NJ Division of Highway Traffic Safety. These stats are reason New Jersey is deemed a "focus" state by the Federal Highway Administration and brings to the f…
What Do You Want from Route 9?
The North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority will hold public meetings in Toms River and Lakewood in August to discuss the ongoing study into ways to improve Route 9 and reduce traffic congestion through the two towns.
Ocean County Engineer Frank Scarantino says the meetings are a preliminary p…