New Meadowlands stadium to host first-ever concert

(AP) - First the Super Bowl. Now Bon Jovi. The Jersey-bred rock band will play the first of three concertsat the new Meadowlands stadium Wednesday night. The stadium willhost the Super Bowl in 2014.

NJ Transit says it will add extra trains on the Meadowlands linebefore and after the concert.

It's been nearly a year since thousands of people were leftstranded after a U2 show at the old Giants Stadium in September.

NJ Transit spokeswoman Penny Bassett Hackett says the agency hassince made adjustments. There are faster ticket vending machines atNew York's Penn Station and "ambassadors" will be deployed at theSecaucus Junction station to help the customer service staff andassist passengers.

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