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Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Connecticut state investigators examine the scene of a Metro North train collision. (Photo by Michael Graae/Getty Images)

Faulty Safety Practices Cited As Cause Of Metro North Accidents

NEW YORK (AP) – A panel convened by New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority says Metro-North Railroad has sacrificed safety for on-time performance in recent years. The report released Wednesday echoes an assessment conducted earlier this […]

08/27/2014

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Proposal Aims To Make State More Attractive To Shipping

Legislative leaders are proposing a new agency to make Connecticut’s three deep-water ports more competitive, saying the time is ripe to carve out a niche and boost their economic potential.

01/25/2014

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Full Service Restored On Metro-North

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 […]

10/07/2013

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

MTA To Credit Pass Holders For Conn.-NY Disruption

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has approved a credit for Metro-North New Haven Line customers holding monthly or weekly tickets during the power outage that has disrupted rail service between Connecticut and […]

10/02/2013

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