Gateway Program in the News

October 18, 2018         Cuomo Tours Hudson River Tunnel In Push For Federal Funding (CBS New York)

October 8, 2018          There's no new Portal Bridge yet. But smaller pieces are falling into place (North Jersey Record)

September 28, 2018   Gateway Development Corp. announces new financial adviser (ROI-NJ)

September 13, 2018   Gateway Tunnel ‘Will Have to be Built’ (New Jersey Business)

September 4, 2018     VIDEO: NJ Gov. Phil Murphy, Sen. Bob Menendez rally support for Gateway Program (YouTube)

September 4, 2018     Dozens of elected officials, leaders gather to stress importance of Gateway Tunnel (ROI-NJ)

September 4, 2018     N.J. Lawmakers Warn: Gateway Tunnel Project Must Happen (CBS New York)

July 30, 2018                Living on Borrowed Time: Build Gateway now (Real Estate NJ)

July 10, 2018                NJ Agencies Try to Calm Trump Hostility to Gateway Project (NJ Spotlight)

July 7, 2018                  The Tunnel That Could Break New York (Politico)

July 2, 2018                  Gateway tweaks plans for bridge, tunnel construction after federal feedback (NJ BIZ)

July 2, 2018                  How N.J. funding for bridge helps Hudson Tunnel project (Bond Buyer)

May 31, 2018               For the Gateway Train Tunnel Project, It's the Beginning of the Beginning (WNYC)


Press Releases and Public Statements

January 18, 2019          Gateway Corporation Chairman Calls for Record of Decision on Hudson Tunnel Project Under Trump Administration’s “One Federal Decision” Policy

December 20, 2018     Annual Report Letter Highlights Gateway Program Progress in 2018, Major 2019 Goals

November 27, 2018     GATEWAY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION MARKS 108th BIRTHDAY OF PORTAL BRIDGE AND HUDSON RAIL TUNNEL WITH DELAY CAKE Trustees call for end of 21st Century economy relying “on the back of century old infrastructure”

November 12, 2018     In Wake of Election Poll Finds Unity in Overwhelming Support for Gateway Program

October 24, 2018         VIDEO: 200-foot Utility Pole Lifted into Place as Part of Early Work on Portal North Bridge

October 19, 2018         NY Governor Cuomo’s Video Message to President Trump About the Urgency of the Hudson Tunnel Project

October 18, 2018         Statement by Gateway Development Corporation Trustees Steven M. Cohen, Tony Coscia and Jerry Zaro on Governor Cuomo’s Tour of Hudson River Tunnel

October 11, 2018         “Mythbusters” Fact Sheets Set Record Straight on Major Projects

September 28, 2018     Gateway Program Takes Significant Steps Forward with Selection of Financial Advisor, Progress on Portal North Bridge Construction

September 7, 2018       Strengthened Financial Plan for Hudson Tunnel Project Submitted to Federal Government

September 2, 2018       (Op-Ed) This picture should be a wake up call. We must invest in N.J.-NY infrastructure

July 30, 2018                  Gateway Program Development Corporation Releases New Animations of Completed Portal North Bridge and Hudson River Tunnel

July 10, 2018                  Trustees Take Action to Strengthen Gateway Development Corporation, GDC Requests Additional Information from Industry

June 29, 2018                 New Funding for Portal North Bridge and Project Sponsor for Hudson Tunnel Project are Major Steps Forward for Vital Projects

June 21, 2018                 (Letter to Editor) Readers Sound Off on the Portal North Bridge

June 18, 2018                 (Op-Ed) No tunnel vision: Gateway plan on right track

June 15, 2018                 Gateway Program Development Corporation Announces Major Developments in Portal North Bridge and Hudson Tunnel Projects

May 22, 2018                  Stephen Sigmund Appointed Chief of Public Outreach for Gateway Development Corporation

May 18, 2018                  Gateway Development Corporation Advances Construction of Final Concrete Casing for Future Hudson Tunnel

May 18, 2018                  Gateway Development Corporation Trustees Welcome Jerry Zaro

October 13, 2017            Construction on Portal North Bridge Project Gets Underway

August 11, 2017              Hudson Tunnel Project Actively Seeking Private Sector Input, Issues Request for Information

March 17, 2017               NJT Board Awards Construction Contract for Portal Bridge Project

October 20, 2016            Port Authority Makes Largest Financial Commitment to the Gateway Program, One of the Nation’s Most Important Infrastructure Projects

October 14, 2016            Secretary Foxx, Sens. Schumer, Gillibrand, Menendez & Booker, Chairman Coscia Announce Major Developments for Urgently-needed Gateway Program

July 14, 2016                   Gateway Program Projects Take First Step Toward Qualifying For Major USDOT Funding

March 23, 2016               Gateway Program Partners Move Critical Regional Transit and Rail Project Forward 

Renderings of Portal North Bridge & Hudson Tunnel Projects

Hudson Tunnel Project Animation

Click the image to view an animation of the proposed Hudson Tunnel Project. Note the environmental process is not complete until a Record of Decision is issued by the U.S. Department of Transportation. (Courtesy: Gateway Program/Amtrak)

Portal North Bridge Animation

Click the image to view an animation of the Portal North Bridge project. The new fixed-span bridge will have higher clearance over the water and will not need to open and close for marine traffic. (Courtesy: Gateway Program/NJ TRANSIT)

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