Van Cleef Engineering CEO Cynthia Norfleet (left), NJ TRANSIT President & CEO Kevin Corbett (center), NJ Alliance for Action President Jerry Keenan (right)

February 8, 2024 – Kevin Corbett, the CEO and President of New Jersey Transit, shared details of his agency’s efforts to convince FIFA that New Jersey had the infrastructure to handle the 2026 World Cup final and other preliminary round games.

ROI-NJ reported on Corbett’s presentation to Alliance for Action members on Feb. 9 at Forsgate Country Club. (Find your next great Alliance event.)

Corbett unveiled renderings and other plans for a new bus terminal that will transport fans directly to MetLife Stadium from the Frank R. Lautenberg Rail Station at Secaucus Junction. The Secaucus Meadowlands Transitway Project was instrumental in the successful bid.

NJ Alliance for Action president Jerry Keenan hailed Corbett’s leadership and the transformative efforts at NJ Transit, crucial in securing this historic opportunity.

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The Alliance for Action is celebrating its 50th birthday this year. The non-partisan organization has been a long-time leader in New Jersey, connecting business, labor, education, and utility leaders, while advocating for environmentally friendly capital construction projects.