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Federal DOT Rejects State Effort To Streamline Rail Project Paperwork

The U.S. Department of Transportation has rejected a request by Connecticut to streamline the paperwork for a multimillion-dollar high-speed rail project.

07/10/2013

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Hearings Scheduled For Proposed High-Speed Rail

Connecticut transportation officials have scheduled three public hearings on the plan to build a high-speed rail line linking New Haven, Hartford and Springfield, Mass.

05/21/2012

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High-Speed Rail Remains On Track

The project manager for the proposed New Haven-to-Hartford-to-Springfield, Mass. high-speed rail line says the project remains on track, despite efforts by congressional Republicans to kill funding for President Barack Obama’s rail initiative.

11/17/2011

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Connecticut Gets Another $30M For Rail Project

Connecticut has been awarded $30 million in federal transportation funding for a planned high-speed rail project between New Haven and Springfield, Mass.

05/09/2011

High Speed Rail Gets Boost in Region

By STEPHANIE REITZ, Associated Press Writer HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut has won a major federal grant to help launch high-speed passenger rail service through the heart of southern New England. U.S. Sen. Christopher Dodd’s […]

10/25/2010