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    Gov. Malloy postpones transportation projects

    Gov. Malloy postpones transportation projects

    Thursday, January 11 2018 7:00 AM EST2018-01-11 12:00:21 GMT
    Gov. Malloy postpones transportation projectsGov. Malloy postpones transportation projects

    Gov. Dannel Malloy says he's postponing $4.3 billion in transportation projects until state lawmakers approve more money for them.

    Gov. Dannel Malloy says he's postponing $4.3 billion in transportation projects until state lawmakers approve more money for them.

  • DOT: Metro-North riders face possible fare hike

    DOT: Metro-North riders face possible fare hike

    Tuesday, January 9 2018 9:03 PM EST2018-01-10 02:03:58 GMT
    The state Department of Transportation says it is considering raising fares for Metro-North riders in Connecticut.The state Department of Transportation says it is considering raising fares for Metro-North riders in Connecticut.

    The state Department of Transportation says it is considering raising fares for Metro-North riders in Connecticut.

    The state Department of Transportation says it is considering raising fares for Metro-North riders in Connecticut.

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    Bridgeport mayor says new train station is top priority

    Bridgeport mayor says new train station is top priority

    Tuesday, January 2 2018 6:36 AM EST2018-01-02 11:36:20 GMT
    Bridgeport mayor says new train station is top priorityBridgeport mayor says new train station is top priority

    Officials in Bridgeport want to see the city's new train station built this year, including Mayor Joe Ganim, who says it's one of his top priorities.

    Officials in Bridgeport want to see the city's new train station built this year, including Mayor Joe Ganim, who says it's one of his top priorities.

  • Snowfall causes big headaches on Connecticut roadways

    Snowfall causes big headaches on Connecticut roadways

    Saturday, December 30 2017 6:19 PM EST2017-12-30 23:19:23 GMT
    Road conditions are slick due to Saturday's freezing temperatures and snow, and there are reports of multiple crashes on major highways in the area.Road conditions are slick due to Saturday's freezing temperatures and snow, and there are reports of multiple crashes on major highways in the area.

    A relatively light accumulation of snow in Connecticut caused major headaches for travelers Saturday after multiple crashes were reported. 

    A relatively light accumulation of snow in Connecticut caused major headaches for travelers Saturday after multiple crashes were reported. 

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    Stratford, Norwalk among transportation projects seeing state money

    Stratford, Norwalk among transportation projects seeing state money

    Thursday, December 28 2017 1:57 PM EST2017-12-28 18:57:14 GMT
    Stratford, Norwalk among transportation projects seeing state moneyStratford, Norwalk among transportation projects seeing state money

    Gov. Dannel Malloy has announced the state is spending $15 million to jump start nearly a dozen transportation projects in Connecticut.

    Gov. Dannel Malloy has announced the state is spending $15 million to jump start nearly a dozen transportation projects in Connecticut.

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    Public gets chance to comment on future transportation plan

    Public gets chance to comment on future transportation plan

    Tuesday, December 26 2017 10:04 AM EST2017-12-26 15:04:39 GMT
    Public gets chance to comment on future transportation planPublic gets chance to comment on future transportation plan

    The Connecticut Department of Transportation is giving the public the opportunity to comment on a future transportation plan for the state.

    The Connecticut Department of Transportation is giving the public the opportunity to comment on a future transportation plan for the state.

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    Officials: State police write nearly 700 tickets during holiday weekend

    Officials: State police write nearly 700 tickets during holiday weekend

    Tuesday, December 26 2017 6:10 AM EST2017-12-26 11:10:22 GMT
    Officials: State police write nearly 700 tickets during holiday weekendOfficials: State police write nearly 700 tickets during holiday weekend

    Officials say state police wrote nearly 700 tickets since Thursday for moving violations.

    Officials say state police wrote nearly 700 tickets since Thursday for moving violations.

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    All passengers safe in Westport I-95 bus fire

    All passengers safe in Westport I-95 bus fire

     A bus that went up in flames on I-95 Thursday afternoon left no one seriously hurt.   The Peter Pan bus caught fire in Westport and backed up highway traffic all the way to Stamford for over three hours.   Everyone reportedly escaped safely, but the bus was totally destroyed.
     A bus that went up in flames on I-95 Thursday afternoon left no one seriously hurt.   The Peter Pan bus caught fire in Westport and backed up highway traffic all the way to Stamford for over three hours.   Everyone reportedly escaped safely, but the bus was totally destroyed.
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    Police urge cars, motorcycles to safely share road

    Police urge cars, motorcycles to safely share road

    State police are urging drivers and motorcycle riders to be responsible and safely share the road in the wake of recent crashes.State police are urging drivers and motorcycle riders to be responsible and safely share the road in the wake of recent crashes.

    State police are urging drivers and motorcycle riders to be responsible and safely share the road in the wake of recent crashes.

    State police are urging drivers and motorcycle riders to be responsible and safely share the road in the wake of recent crashes.

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    Bill would provide upgrades to New Haven Metro-North line

    Bill would provide upgrades to New Haven Metro-North line

    State lawmakers say they're working on a bill that would provide upgrades to the Danbury branch of the New Haven Metro-North line.State lawmakers say they're working on a bill that would provide upgrades to the Danbury branch of the New Haven Metro-North line.

    State lawmakers say they're working on a bill that would provide upgrades to the Danbury branch of the New Haven Metro-North line.

    State lawmakers say they're working on a bill that would provide upgrades to the Danbury branch of the New Haven Metro-North line.

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    'U Drive. U Text. U Pay' campaign begins in Connecticut

    'U Drive. U Text. U Pay' campaign begins in Connecticut

    A statewide campaign "U Drive. U Text. U Pay." is hoping to crack down on distracted driving on Connecticut roadways.A statewide campaign "U Drive. U Text. U Pay." is hoping to crack down on distracted driving on Connecticut roadways.

    A statewide campaign "U Drive. U Text. U Pay." is hoping to crack down on distracted driving on Connecticut roadways.

    A statewide campaign "U Drive. U Text. U Pay." is hoping to crack down on distracted driving on Connecticut roadways.

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    Metro-North platform bridge collapses with passenger on it

    Metro-North platform bridge collapses with passenger on it

    Apr 08, 2017 06:18 PM2017-04-08 22:18:00 GMT

    A metal bridge linking a Metro-North train to a platform in Connecticut collapsed as a passenger was exiting. Witnesses said the woman appeared to have suffered an injury to her hand as the temporary bridge at the Stratford station collapsed just before 1 p.m. on Saturday while she was walking on it. The metal slab allowed passengers to leave the northbound train and cross the tracks nearest the platform that were under repair. The train was using the middle tracks. The passenger a...

    A metal bridge linking a Metro-North train to a platform in Connecticut collapsed as a passenger was exiting. Witnesses said the woman appeared to have suffered an injury to her hand as the temporary bridge at the Stratford station collapsed just before 1 p.m. on Saturday while she was walking on it. The metal slab allowed passengers to leave the northbound train and cross the tracks nearest the platform that were under repair. The train was using the middle tracks. The passenger a...

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    New unit of police departments works to make roads safer

    New unit of police departments works to make roads safer

    A new unit comprised of local police departments is working to make the roads safer.A new unit comprised of local police departments is working to make the roads safer.

    A new unit comprised of local police departments is working to make the roads safer.

    A new unit comprised of local police departments is working to make the roads safer.

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