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A Metro-North train at the Bridgeport station. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Stuck Bridge Causes Rail Delays in Connecticut

NORWALK, Conn. (AP) _ A railroad swing bridge over the Norwalk River became stuck in the open position for five hours Thursday morning, causing major delays for rail travelers in Connecticut. The Walk Bridge, which […]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–05/29/2014

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Charter Bus Carrying Students Crashes In Boston

Three people were seriously injured Saturday when a bus taking high school students back to the Philadelphia area crashed into a bridge in Boston.

02/02/2013

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Work On Arrigoni Bridge Finishes Two Months Early

State and local officials marked the official completion of rehabilitation on the 74-year-old Arrigoni Bridge between Portland and Middletown this afternoon.

10/23/2012

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East Haven Historical Society Seeks To Save 1876 Bridge

Members of East Haven’s Historical Society are questioning the state’s plan to knock down an 1876 bridge during a road project.

04/25/2012

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Bridge Work Will Affect Weekend Amtrak Service

Amtrak is suspending its Northeast Regional service between Boston and New York City from 4 p.m. Saturday through noon Sunday to replace two century-old bridge spans in Connecticut.

11/04/2011

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Heat Prompts Bridge Closing

New Haven city officials have closed the Grand Avenue Bridge because of problems related to the hot weather.

07/20/2011

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Arrigoni Bridge Work Begins Tuesday

A year-and-a-half long project gets underway on the Arrigoni Bridge Tuesday, restricting traffic to a single lane in each direction. Stay with WTIC NewsTalk 1080 for the latest on conditions.

06/27/2011

(Photo Courtesy Department of Transportation)

Rail Service Resumes

The Metro North Railroad says service has resumed on the Danbury line after heavy rains washed out the track supports over a culvert in Bethel in rains this month.

03/18/2011

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Rain Washes Out Bethel Railroad Bridge

Metro-North service on the Danbury branch of the New Haven Line has been suspended because of a track washout just south of the Bethel Station.

03/07/2011

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