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Kingston receives $56 million from state for bridge, roundabout projects

$44.6 million will go toward a major rehabilitation project for the Kingston-Port Ewen Suspension Bridge, also known as the Wurts Street Bridge, which connects Kingston and the town of Esopus. 

Ambitious $10 billion high-speed rail plan announced in CT; would create...

“We need a massive, likely bi-partisan plan" to fully fund the initiative, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said. “And we need the two Joes – Biden and (U.S. Sen.) Manchin (D-West Virginia) -- to get behind it.”

CT committee passes carbon emissions bill; bump in gas prices expected

The Transportation and Climate Initiative promises Connecticut at least a 26% reduction in carbon emissions from transportation from 2022 to 2032.

State announces $115M Westchester bridge replacements, road work

New York state is beginning a $115 million project involving the replacement of four bridges in Westchester, the renovation of a fifth and installation...

Bike, pedestrian path on Cuomo bridge opens; New rules for cops

During a news briefing held today at the Tarrytown entrance to the new 3.6-mile bicycle and pedestrian path across the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge,...

‘Money Grab’: New Yorkers push back on CT governor’s plan...

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont’s plan to impose tolls on motorists using I-684 where the highway through Westchester crosses a sliver of Greenwich, Connecticut, hit...

U.S. Sen. Blumenthal seeks federal probe of Kobe Steel

The Connecticut Democrat asked the Departments of Justice and Transportation to investigate alleged falsified data and substandard material usage.

Orange County Airport gets $6.8 million in federal funding

Orange County Airport will receive $6,866,280 in federal funding to build a new runway and taxiway and mitigate pollution.  The funds, granted through the Airport Improvement Program and...

$500M development for Stamford transit center

Months behind schedule, Department of Transportation officials have finally announced the developer of the $500 million mixed-use development project located at the Stamford Transportation Center.

Stamford rail center to include direct access parking

Development plans for the Stamford Transportation Center will officially include 300 additional parking spots within three garages with direct access to train platforms.

Conn. to double electric car charging stations

The state plans to more than double its 81 electric-vehicle charging stations by the end of the year.

CT looks to future of transportation, rail system

James P. Redeker, commissioner of Connecticut’s Department of Transportation, was recently named the new chair of the Northeast Corridor.

DOT nears decision on Stamford train station plans

Representatives of the Connecticut Department of Transportation were expected to begin meeting last week with Stamford planning and traffic officials to discuss plans for a replacement parking garage at the city’s train station.

Less traffic, less worries

The DOT is trying new tactics to minimize congestion including accelerated bridge construction and alternative project delivery methods

Committee kills toll bills, but calls for a new study

Connecticut's legislative Transportation Committee killed multiple bills to establish road tolls this session but advanced a bill this week to commission a statewide tolling system study.