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Motor Transport Association of Connecticut wants state to make sure chemicals used in deicing are not caustic to vehicles. (Getty Images)

Lawmakers Want A Study Of Chemicals Used To Treat Roads

Driver’s advocacy group says chemicals in road deicers cause vehicle corrosion.

02/28/2014

Interstate 84, exit 68 (DOT Traffic Camera)

300 Police Calls In Morning Commute

The morning snow caused commuting problems around Connecticut.

03/07/2013

(Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Roads, Roofs, Rails — Storm Still Making Itself Felt

Some snow-weary Northeasterners were struggling through their morning commutes on slick, unplowed streets Tuesday, even though the weekend storm was long gone.

02/12/2013

Sgt. Alicia Brocuglio.130th ublic Affairs Detachment/Connecticut National Guard)

New Haven Turns Away Non-Essential Traffic

New Haven police are turning back non-essential traffic as city crews try to clear local streets after the blizzard.

02/11/2013

Interstate 91 (Courtesy DOT traffic camera)

Governor Closes All State Roads

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s governor has ordered all roads closed until further notice as the state deals with a storm that dumped more than 2 feet of snow over much of the state. Gov. […]

02/09/2013

Governor Dannel Malloy at Education event (Courtesy Ford Foundation)

Governor To Declare State Of Emergency

The Governor’s Office says Governor Malloy will declare a state of emergency in preparation for the coming blizzard, and may close limited access highways as early as noon.

02/08/2013

(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: We Must Fix Our Crumbling Infrastructure

Most Americans who traveled during this Thanksgiving holiday came face to face with an American reality: while there is much to be thankful for, our infrastructure is not one of those things.

11/26/2012

(Credit:  Aaron Kupec/WTIC)

Another Tricky Commute

Traffic was light because of  the President’s Day holiday,  but spin-outs and minor accidents slowed drivers  in some areas as  yet another snowstorm hit Connecticut in the early morning hours Monday,  just in time for […]

02/21/2011

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