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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

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

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Revised Metro North Schedule For This Afternoon

(New Haven, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is out with a revised afternoon schedule on account of the weather. The MTA says along the Metro-North New Haven line, where ice accumulation has caused […]

02/05/2014

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MTA Blames Human Error For Thursday’s Train Problems

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has issued an explanation and apology for problems which delayed more than 50 Metro-North trains and thousands of passengers Thursday night.

01/24/2014

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Malloy Angry At Latest Metro-North Disruption

After Metro-North passengers were stranded twice in two days, some strong words from Connecticut’s governor.

01/24/2014

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Full Service To Resume On Crippled Metro North New Haven Line

The Metropolitan Transit Authority says full service will be restored to a crippled line of the nation’s second-largest commuter railroad.

10/06/2013

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Report: Conn. Commuters Will Have To Foot Bill For MTA Refunds

Metro-North Railroad riders on the New Haven line holding monthly and weekly passes will get credit for their troubles since last week’s power failure.

10/04/2013

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Con Ed Plans To Create Temporary Substation To Increase Metro North Train Service

Using residential power near the railroad station, and three portable transformers, Con Ed is going to try and create a temporary substation near the Harrison railroad station. It’s never been tried, and of course they […]

09/28/2013

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Malloy Says Con-Ed Will Try This Weekend To Restore Limited Railroad Power

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says authorities will try to use three transformers to restore partial power to a crippled track of the nation’s second-largest commuter railroad.

09/26/2013

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