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

Malloy Seeks $3 Million For Century-Old Rail Span

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is seeking to borrow $3 million in state bonds to fix a railroad bridge in Connecticut that blocked commuter rail traffic in May and June.

07/21/2014

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Commuters Press Conn. To Improve Waterbury Rail

Connecticut commuters on a small Metro-North Railroad branch line are fed up with what they say is substandard service and are organizing to make sure they’re not ignored.

07/09/2014

New Haven Union Station (Courtesy Office of the Governor)

Robbers May Be Targeting Commuters In New Haven

New Haven police are warning commuters who walk downtown from Union Station about a rash of robberies along that route.

06/12/2014

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Gear Failure Blamed for Metro-North Commuter Delay

The Connecticut Department of Transportation blamed a gear failure for a stuck railroad bridge that snarled travel on Thursday morning for thousands of Metro-North commuters.

05/29/2014

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Lawmakers Vow To Continue Rail Safety Push

Connecticut officials are marking the anniversary of a derailment on the Metro-North Railroad that injured more than 70 people in Bridgeport.

05/17/2014

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Metro-North Unveils New Safety Measures

Metro-North Railroad Thursday announced a sweeping series of reforms in response to a federal report that unveiled safety deficiencies.

05/15/2014

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New Metro-North Rail Schedule Riles Some Commuters

A schedule overhaul by Metro-North Railroad intended to improve reliability on the Waterbury branch line has increased commuting time for some commuters.

05/15/2014

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Metro-North Schedule Changes Approved

Connecticut transportation officials have approved schedule changes for the Metro-North commuter railroad’s New Haven line.

04/28/2014

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Metro-North Officials to Meet with Conn. Commuters

Connecticut commuters expect to hear from Metro-North officials about the commuter railroad’s 100-day improvement plan.

04/16/2014

The state Department of Transportation. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer

Guide To Connecticut’s Public Transportation

Read on for everything you need to know about public transportation in Connecticut.

03/01/2014

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