Proposed rail extension to Newark airport goes before public

Tom Wright, the president of the Regional Plan Association, an urban planning think tank, said extending the PATH to Newark would provide "an opportunity for redevelopment and for taking cars off downtown streets in Newark."

"We would like to see it combined with local planning so it benefits the South Ward and local residents," Wright said. "It doesn't work just as a benefit for investment bankers from lower Manhattan going out to Newark Airport."

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