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What roads have HOV lanes in NJ?

In the 1990s, High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes were operational on three New Jersey roadways. Today, they exist on only one.

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Back roads are getting more congested in New Jersey

As congestion on New Jersey roads and highways keeps getting worse, a growing number of commuters are using back roads on their trip to and from work. The new traffic patterns have resulted in jams, especially in parts of Central Jersey, and new headaches for the state Department of Transportation (DOT).

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Why does road construction cost so much in New Jersey?

New Jersey's top transportation official said there's a host of reasons why the state is spending more money on its road system than other states spend on their state-controlled road systems.

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Photo by Justin Louis
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Pothole Patrols Are Hard At Work In Ocean County

They're the annual scourge of drivers everywhere - after winter, our roads and highways end up looking like the surface of the moon, with potholes just waiting to ravage your suspension.

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Photo by Justin Louis
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Wet Roads Can Still Be Dangerous In Ocean County

As the first storm of 2015 dumped half a foot of snow or more in most areas of Ocean County, ironically enough most of us are feeling relief. Relief that it wasn't that two feet or more that it could have been. But wet roads throughout the area are still concerns for travel throughout the county.

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Stay Up To Date With Ocean County Travel Conditions

As I'm writing this at about 5pm, Ocean County's roads are a slushy mess. While the worst of the storm is yet to come, travel is already becoming dangerous.

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Ocean County’s Roads Are Prepped For Snow

As you travel throughout Ocean County this afternoon, you may notice lines across major roads and highways. It's all in preparation for some expected winter weather.

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Photo by Justin Louis
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What’s The Worst Intersection in Ocean County?

We all have those intersections - those that we dread coming to because it's almost always a hassle. Whether it's the traffic pattern, the timing of the light, or the condition of the road, there are plenty of candidates for Worst Intersection in Ocean County.

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Watch – Just When You Thought Driving in Ocean County Was Bad [Video]

Driving in Ocean County can be a challenge, to put it lightly. We've got almost constant construction, annoying intersections, and New Jersey's infamous traffic circles. But just when you thought it couldn't get worse than we have it here, this video of a terrifying intersection in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia hits the Internet. How there's not even so much as a single fender bender in this whole video, I have no idea. Watch:

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Garden State Parkway Construction
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How is the Parkway Construction Impacting Your Commute?

Being an Ocean County commuter is always challenging. In particular, the last few months have been more of a challenge than usual because of the major construction work going on.

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