Port Authority Ordered To Restore Toll-Free Perks For Some Retirees

March 24, 2012 12:00 AM

Port Authority Ordered To Restore Toll-Free Perks For Some Retirees
" WOODLAND PARK, N.J. (AP) — An arbitrator has ordered the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to restore toll-free passage on its bridges and tunnels and free airport parking for some retirees.

The benefits were pulled more than a year ago at the behest of Gov. Chris Christie, who was critical of the perks given to nonunion employees.

On Tuesday, an arbitrator restored them for the agency’s retired electrical workers. It’s unclear whether the decision will impact other lawsuits by retirees who also lost the perks "

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