A Friday surprise for some railroad commuters today. The State Department of Transportation says eight more of the new M-8 rail cars went into service on the New Haven line of Metro-North. It brings the […]
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he is continuing to press officials in Washington to award Connecticut at least $100 million in federal rail funding that Florida’s governor has rejected.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has directed the Connecticut Department of Transportation to seek a share of $2.4 billion in federal money originally set aside for Florida’s high speed rail project.
The first train featuring the long-delayed new M8 rail cars entered service Tuesday morning on the Metro-North New Haven Line.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Funding is on its way to buy 38 additional commuter rail cars in Connecticut. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy chaired his first meeting of the State Bond Commission, which approved $81.5 million […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will finally have the opportunity to preside over his first meeting of the state Bond Commission. The panel that approves state borrowing and is headed by the […]
NEW YORK (AP) – Metro-North railroad says ticket machines are working again at most stations after a malfunction made them unable to accept credit cards. The railroad that serves New York City and its northern […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The state Department of Transportation is seeking comment on a draft plan for Connecticut’s passenger and freight rail policy until 2014. The DOT is holding a public information meeting on Monday […]
y STEPHEN SINGER, Associated Press Writer HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ To passengers looking forward to riding high-speed trains in New England, planners have a message: Not so fast. Washington is spending $8 billion in federal […]