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Route 130 safety study could give Burlington County leverage to fix road
MOUNT HOLLY — Route 130 in Burlington County needs fixing.
There has been little public dispute that the 23 miles that stretch through 12 towns in the county and have claimed more than a dozen lives in recent years need improvement.
Assembly panel approves bill mandating insurance cover ultrasound breast exams
TRENTON — Insurance companies would be required to pay the cost of an ultrasound for women with a high-risk of breast cancer under a bipartisan bill the Assembly Appropriations Committee approved today.
Lawmakers introduce bills to improve pedestrian safety
Two Burlington County legislators believe they have a possible solution for notoriously dangerous Route 130 and other roads with high pedestrian death tolls.
Burlington County lawmakers aim to make roads safer for pedestrians
Two legislators from Burlington County want to increase pedestrian safety on troubled roads such as Route 130 with stiffer traffic fines and increased funding for enforcement and safety programs.
Assembly panel OKs bill to revamp tax incentive programs
TRENTON — Legislation to renew and consolidate several of New Jersey’s tax incentive programs was approved Thursday by the Assembly Budget Committee.