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The Pearl Harbor Memorial Q-Bridge replacement project in New Haven. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Expect Major Pearl Harbor Q-Bridge Work July 26-28

The state Department of Transportation is warning drivers about the start of the next phase of the Pearl Harbor Memorial Q-Bridge replacement in New Haven, which is slated to begin next Friday night, July 26.

07/17/2013

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State Seeks To Boost Electric Vehicle Stations

Connecticut is seeking to more than double the number of electric vehicle charging stations by the end of the year, the state’s top environmental and transportation officials said Tuesday.

07/09/2013

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Electric Vehicle Expo July 9

Connecticut is promoting electric vehicles to improve energy efficiency and help protect the environment.

06/29/2013

Putnam Bridge (Courtesy Department of Transportation)

Report Identifies Structurally Deficient State Bridges

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is responding to concerns after a report identified numerous structurally deficient bridges across the state.

06/20/2013

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Highway Repairs Lead To Massive Traffic Jam

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A crew doing paving work on Interstate 95 in Stamford accidently damaged the highway, forcing emergency repairs that resulted in a 19-mile backup during the morning commute. The Department of Transportation […]

06/04/2013

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State DOT Promotes Ridesharing Week

All this week, the state Department of Transportation is urging Connecticut commuters to share a ride. The DOT is promoting CTrides Week through Friday. The goal is to get drivers, for at least one day, […]

05/13/2013

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Work Zone Safety Week In Connecticut

This is National Work Zone Safety Awareness week. In Connecticut, the state will be kicking off the week on Tuesday with an event at the offices of the state Department of Transportation in Berlin. Among […]

04/15/2013

Putnam Bridge from the air (Courtesy Department of Transportation)

Rehab Work Gets Underway On Putnam Bridge

The state Department of Transportation is beginning a rehabilitation of the Putnam Bridge between Glastonbury and Wethersfield that will include lane closures during off-peak times for the next two years.

04/01/2013

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State DOT Crunches Snow Removal Dollars

The approaching late winter snowstorm comes as officials with the state Department of Transportation crunches numbers. The department has used just about all of its 2013 budget of around $29.5 million. However, the federal government […]

03/18/2013

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Tree Removal Operation Along Rail Line Begins Next Month

The state Department of Transportation is teaming up with Metro-North Railroad and Connecticut Light and Power in announcing a tree removal program along the Metro North New Haven commuter line in Stamford and Greenwich. Officials […]

01/29/2013

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