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(Courtesy City of Bridgeport)

Getting By With A Little Help From Their Friends

(CBS Connecticut) –  Bridgeport snow removal crews who reported to work on Tuesday expected to plow snow. . .  they just didn’t expect to do so 66 miles up Interstate 95.  Bridgeport found themselves with […]

01/28/2015

(DOT traffic camera, exit 50, Interstate 84.)

Governor Lifts Travel Ban As Of 2:00 p.m.

Governor Dannel Malloy is lifting the travel ban on Connecticut highways, effective 2:00 p.m.

01/27/2015

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Airlines Cancel Thousands Of Flights As Storm Approaches

Airlines cancelled thousands of flights into and out of East Coast airports as a major snowstorm packing up to three feet of snow barrels down on the region.

01/26/2015

Photo from Office of Governor Dannel Malloy

Malloy Backs Proposal To Widen I-84

(Danbury, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Governor Dannel Malloy continued to talk up his vision today for the state’s future in the area of transportation. The governor was in Danbury, pitching a proposal to widen Interstate 84 […]

01/22/2015

FILE PHOTO - Bradley International Airport (ConnDOT photo)

Bradley Airport Closes For De-Icing

Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks was closed for just over two hours midday Sunday, to give crews an opportunity to deal with icing on the ramps and equipment.

01/18/2015

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Waterbury Trains Boost Metro North Ridership

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) – The addition of two late-night weekend trains on the Waterbury branch of Metro-North Railroad has increased weekend ridership more than the commuter rail line expected. Two new trains have been running […]

01/06/2015

Connecticut State Police Patch

Holiday Traffic Enforcement Continues

(Middletown, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State police are continuing the holiday enforcement detail. The operation began midnight on Tuesday. Additional troopers continue to patrol state roads and highways and will continues to do so until midnight […]

01/01/2015

Highway Tolls (File Photo)

Return of Tolls A Possibilty

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he plans to focus heavily on Connecticut’s transportation needs in the new year and is not ruling out tolls as a possible way to help foot […]

12/29/2014

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Cost Of Riding The Rails Going Up

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut commuter rail passengers will pay more in the New Year to ride the train. Starting Jan. 1, fares on the New Haven Line and Shore Line East will increase about […]

12/25/2014