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New effort seeks transportation link across Long Island Sound

Two New York governors, Nelson Rockefeller and Hugh Carey, tried and failed to bring this idea to life during their respective administrations.

Report finds Connecticut’s rural roads among the nation’s worst

The study found 39 percent of the rural roads in Connecticut were in poor condition – only Rhode Island fared worse.

Metro-North President Joseph Giulietti to retire in August

According to an Associated Press report, Giulietti announced yesterday that he plans to spend time with his family while he evaluates the next step in his career.

Stamford Mayor David Martin seeks fiscal rewards without pursuing risks

David Martin's approach to running the city has generated positive results. Since his election in 2013, Stamford has maintained an AAA bond rating, and the fiscal year 2018 budget is projected to carry a $4.8 million surplus, with no planned cuts to the municipal workforce.

Consulting firms hired to evaluate Connecticut’s rail future

Funding for this project comes from an initial allocation of $3 million by the State Bond Commission from Governor Dannel P. Malloy’s “Let’s Go CT” ramp-up program.

GE exec on why they left CT: ‘The airports here suck’

Gov. Dannel Malloy adds that highways are "either a parking lot or a museum."

Lyft returns to Connecticut

On-demand ride-sharing service offers special discount for new passengers.

Malloy touts transportation push

He tells 200 at Stamford Chamber event he will seek a 'lock box' for improvement money.

$50M set for alternative transportation projects

The NYSDOT plans to administer $50M in federal funding to develop more alternative transportation projects.

MTA creates new rail safety panel

Derailments spur additional safety precautions.

Transportation co. to lay off 170 staff

A national bus company that provides transportation management services for 1,400 school districts will lay off about 170 employees in Shelton and Trumbull after losing contracts with the cities' boards of education.

Amtrak CEO warns of insufficient funding

CEO Joe Boardman said the upcoming expiration of the 2008 Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act (PRIIA) represents an opportunity to advance new investment initiatives

Maloney announces House subcommittee assignments

Freshman Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney recently announced his subcommittee assignments on the House Agriculture and Transportation and Infrastructure committees, with hopes that the assignments will allow him to begin working on creating jobs and expanding the economy in the Hudson Valley.

Stamford 5 to advise DOT

Five people were assigned as DOT advisors on the Stamford Transportation Station’s parking garage deliberations.

GE to split energy unit into three

General Electric is splitting GE Energy into three divisions reporting directly to CEO Jeff Immelt.