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Connecticut introduces Go CT fare card for commuters

The card allows commuters to place funds into an account connected to the card, and then simply tapping the card on the fare box each time when boarding CTtransit, CTtransit Express and CTfastrak.

Bus and train fare increases, service reductions canceled

Reductions in service that had been scheduled to take effect on July 1 have been canceled. The state will still "need to find new, long-term funding sources to replace dwindling gas tax revenues," Gov. Dannel Malloy said. "This should not be seen as optional – it’s critical to Connecticut’s future.”

No simple answers in first public hearing on highway tolls

Which highways would have tolls, where they would be located, and how much they would cost drivers are among the questions yet to be answered.

Conn. state Rep. Jason Rojas to propose adding 4 cents to...

Meanwhile, a new AAA poll of Connecticut drivers found that 47 percent favor electronic tolls as the best option for transportation funding.

Malloy postpones $4.3 billion in state transportation projects

The postponements include the widening of I-95 from Bridgeport to Stamford and completing the interchange between Routes 15 and 7 in Norwalk.

State pulls out of Stamford train station project

The state is now focusing on a new 1,000-space garage on South State Street, expected to open in 2021 at an estimated cost of $53 million.

Stamford kicks off statewide week of green transportation

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is asking commuters to participate in the week-long challenge and find greener alternatives to commute and travel such as carpooling, biking and riding the train to work for at least one day.