Sen. Bob Menendez calls for ban on NYC tourist helicopters that fly along New Jersey waterfront
Sen. Bob Menendez is one of several officials calling for a ban of tourist helicopter flights over the Hudson River.
Lawmakers and some who live along the waterfront say the flights have become a major quality-of-life issue because of the constant noise. They also have safety concerns.
After months of discussion with stakeholders, legislators have written a letter to the FAA asking for...