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

Metro-North Back-Up Power Complete

Governor Dannel Malloy and the Connecticut Department of Transportation announced Tuesday that the $10 million upgrade of the power supply for the New Haven Line has been successfully completed, giving full back-up power redundancy for the east- and westbound lines.

03/11/2014

Joseph Giulietti, President, Metro-North (Courtesy CT-N)

New Metro-North President Presents Preliminary 100-Day Improvement Plan

Metro-North President Joseph Giulietti has given Connecticut’s transportation commissioner a preliminary 100-day improvement plan.

03/04/2014

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Conn. Lawmaker: Metro-North Management Replaceable

A top Connecticut lawmaker says Metro-North Railroad executives can be replaced if they fail to improve service quickly.

02/27/2014

Train tracks file photo (Photo by Luke Sharrett/Getty Images)

No Injuries In Shore Line East Derailment

No one was injured when a Shore Line East train carrying 14 passengers derailed around 5 p.m. Monday.

02/25/2014

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

Metro-North Conductor Apologizes For Mix-Up

A conductor on the nation’s second-busiest commuter railroad is apologizing to riders in Connecticut for an express train that failed to show up, delaying their trip into New York City.

02/24/2014

Metro-North tracks (Ann Karrick/WTIC Photo)

Metro-North Train Collides With Vehicle In Milford

A Metro-North train has struck a car at a crossing in Milford, but authorities say nobody was injured.

02/21/2014

James Redeker (Courtesy CT-N)

Redeker To Meet With Commuter Group

Commuters will get an opportunity tonight to hear and address Connecticut’s transportation commissioner about the beleaguered Metro North rail line.

02/18/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy with Metro-North leaders at a briefing, Feb. 17, 2014. (Credit: WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Conn., MTA Agree On Review Before Electrical Work

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says Connecticut and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority have agreed to establish an independent review before work is done on power or electrical lines to avoid outages similar to what disrupted Metro-North Railroad last September.

02/17/2014

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Metro-North Train Strikes Van Stuck On Tracks

Authorities say a Metro-North train on the Danbury line has struck an unoccupied van in Norwalk but no injuries have been reported.

02/16/2014

(Courtesy Department of Transportation)

Malloy Set To Meet With New Metro North Head

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy is set to meet privately with the new president of Metro-North Railroad. The Democrat, who’s been critical of the commuter railroad in recent months, has said he […]

02/15/2014

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