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Busway route (Courtesy: ctrapidtransit.com)

Busway Info Sessions Begin This Week

NEWINGTON, Conn. (AP) _ The state Department of Transportation will update the public on the progress of the bus-only corridor being built between New Britain and Hartford.   The first of three open houses is […]

11/10/2013

Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Bridge Ready, Smooth Running For Hartford Marathon

The state Department of Transportation today announced that a bridge along the route of the Hartford Marathon will be ready for Saturday’s race.

10/10/2013

WTIC Photo

Traffic Changes On Flatbush, New Park Ave.

Traffic changes take effect starting Monday on Flatbush Avenue in West Hartford,

10/08/2013

Ceremonial shovels on a bus, at the groundbreaking ceremony for a busway stop in the Parkville section of Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Flower Street Busway Deal Possible

There is a new development in a controversy related to the New Britain to Hartford busway.

05/07/2013

File photo of a construction site for the New Britain to Hartford busway. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Construction Worker Injured On Busway-related Project

A construction worker was injured today in an accident at a project connected to the Hartford to New Britain busway.

01/25/2013

Officials ceremonially break ground at the future site of the Parkville station of a busway slated to run between Hartford and New Britain. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Ground Broken For New Britain-Hartford Busway

After years of planning, state officials have broken ground on a rebranded half-billion-dollar Hartford-to-New Britain bus-only corridor.

05/22/2012

Rendering courtesy of Connecticut DOT

Largest Busway Contract Awarded

A Massachusetts firm is the winning bidder for the largest construction contract for the 9.4-mile Hartford-to-New Britain busway.

03/19/2012

Rendering courtesy of Connecticut DOT

DEEP Approves Wetlands Permit For Busway

Connecticut environmental officials say the state’s design for a 9.4-mile, buses-only corridor between New Britain and Hartford would not damage wetlands or sensitive areas nearby.

01/31/2012

Rendering courtesy of Connecticut DOT

Unions Upset Over Out-Of-State Contracts

Organized labor hopes to turn up the heat on Gov. Daniel P. Malloy and the legislature over out-of-state companies winning contracts for state-financed construction projects.

01/14/2012

Rendering courtesy of Connecticut DOT

Federal Funding Pledged For New Britain To Hartford Busway

Federal transportation officials have officially committed $275 million for the 9.4-mile busway from New Britain to Hartford.

11/21/2011

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