Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is calling on the chairman and CEO of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to pursue legal action against Con Edison to recover losses from last month’s power failure affecting Metro-North’s New Haven Line.
The two top officials at Metro-North Railroad and ConEdison say they’re working together to prevent future power problems like the one that disrupted service along the busy commuter rail line last month.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A U.S. Senate subcommittee is holding a field hearing in Bridgeport on the recent power failure that disrupted service along the Metro-North Railroad last month. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is scheduled […]
Many of Connecticut’s shoreline commuters would love a faster trip to New York City, but aging railroad bridges and a backlog of transportation projects pose a pricey stumbling block of at least $3 billion.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is asking the chairman of the New York State Power Service Commission to investigate the recent power failure that recently disrupted Metro-North commuter rail service along […]
Analysis Suggests Metro-North Disruption Cost State $62 Million In Economic Output. $2.5 Million In Revenue
_ An analysis conducted by the Department of Economic and Community Development shows Connecticut’s economy suffered during the recent disruption of service along Metro-North’s busy New Haven commuter rail line.
Rail commuters headed from Connecticut to New York City on Monday morning were greeted by a full complement of trains for the first time in nearly two weeks.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Metro-North Railroad is back to normal for Connecticut’s commuters. Nearly two weeks after a failed electrical circuit cut power to the New Haven line and reduced rail travel to half of […]
The Metropolitan Transit Authority says full service will be restored to a crippled line of the nation’s second-largest commuter railroad.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Metro-North Railroad says more trains will be running on the New Haven Line. Nearly a week after a circuit failed in a New York City suburb, the commuter rail line said […]