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

Metro North Releases Safety Report

¬†HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Metro-North Railroad, the nation’s second-largest commuter rail system, on Wednesday released a final report on what it has done to improve safety following a series of accidents last year and said […]

06/11/2014

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Metro-North Trims Morning Schedule For Storm

Metro-North has announced a reduced schedule for the morning commute.

02/04/2014

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Governor Seeks Another Metro North Power Probe

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 […]

10/25/2013

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

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.

10/09/2013

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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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Latest On New Haven Line Service

Consolidated Edison has confirmed the expected Oct. 7 restoration date for Metro-North service on the New Haven line.

09/30/2013

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

Malloy: Another Week Before Full Metro North Service Returns

If an additional transformer can be connected to the system that shut down Metro-North trains last week, they might be able to get an additional train on the tracks by tomorrow.

09/30/2013

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Metro-North Plans Reduced Weekend Schedule As Power Outage Continues

Metro-North Railroad says it will have a reduced schedule this weekend due to the power outage that has snarled commutes between New York City and the Connecticut suburbs.

09/27/2013

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New Haven Line Commuters Find Other Ways To Travel

Ridership on the New Haven line of Metro-North Railroad has dropped by half as Connecticut commuters stay home or find other ways to get into New York City to avoid snarled commutes caused by a failed circuit.

09/27/2013

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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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