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Raritan Valley Rail Coalition Holds Public Meeting in Cranford

Union County Freeholder Chair Bette Jane Kowalski joined Bruce Bergen, Chairman of the Raritan Valley Rail Coalition (RVRC), members of the public and elected officials from various towns and counties along the Raritan Valley Rail Line to discuss mass transit improvements at a RVRC Public Meeting in Cranford.

Nat Bottigheimer of the Regional Plan Association, a non-profit public policy agency that examines various issues, presented information from their report, “A Preventable Crisis, The Economic and Human Costs of a Hudson River Rail Tunnel Shutdown.”

The RVRC also honored former Somerset Freeholder and past Raritan Valley Rail Coalition Chairman Peter Palmer with a special presentation. (Photos by Jim Lowney/County of Union)