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Extreme Weather May Cut Rail Service

Metro-North and Connecticut transportation officials plan to cut rail service if extreme winter weather requires measures to protect rail cars.

11/28/2011

New M8 Rail Car

More New Rail Cars In Service On Metro-North

By STEPHEN SINGER, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Another set of new rail cars began service Tuesday between Connecticut and New York City, offering commuters hope that smoother, quieter rides will be the rule […]

06/14/2011

Funding Approved for New Commuter Rail Cars

The first State Bond Commission meeting chaired by Governor Dannel Malloy, approves more than $80,000,000 dollars for new commuter rail cars.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–02/24/2011

Weather Postpones Bond Commission — For Third Time

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has yet to preside over his first meeting of the State Bond Commission. The panel approves state borrowing and is headed by the governor. It was […]

02/02/2011