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HOV LANES: Public Support Grinding to a Halt

There has been a marked decline in public support for HOV (High Occupancy Vehicle) lanes between February and September of this year. While most people continue to think they are a good idea in principle, a growing number voice serious reservations about how effective they have proven to be in reducing traffic congestion.  

Posted at 12:01 am September 30, 1998, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Transportation

A SELF-DESCRIPTION OF NEW JERSEY DRIVERS: WE’RE RUDE, AGGRESSIVE AND CARELESS. AND IF YOU DON’T LIKE IT….WELL, !@%#* YOU, BUDDY!

The style of driving in New Jersey and respect for civility on the road have changed a lot in the last 10 years, and for the worse, according to the most recent Star-Ledger/Eagleton Poll.  

Posted at 12:01 am September 28, 1998, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, New Jersey, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Transportation

HOV (Highly Overrated Vaccine?) LANES: IS THE CURE WORSE THAN THE DISEASE?

New Jersey residents are caught in gridlock over HOV (High Occupancy Vehicle) lanes. While most people think they are a good idea in principle, they have serious reservations about how effective HOV lanes are in promoting car pooling and reducing traffic congestion, according to the latest Star-Ledger/Eagleton Poll.  

Posted at 12:01 am March 8, 1998, in Earlier Press Releases and Polls, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll, Transportation