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Accident ties up I-95 near Exit 25

A two-car accident has tied up traffic on I-95 near exit 25. State police as well as emergency vehicles are on the scene. However, state police said there are no injuries. [Read More]
Construction continues on the I-95 Moses Wheeler Bridge replacement project, on Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Mayor John Harkins of Stratford is pushing for construction of a new northbound on-ramp and southbound off-ramp at Exit 33. There were omitted when the highway was constructed because of the toll station there.

Regional board OKs $24m for Exit 33 project in Stratford

We received this note from Town Hall in Stratford: STRATFORD — Mayor John A. Harkins today announced that plans for a full interchange at Exit 33 on Interstate 95 are progressing as funding for the project was unanimously approved by the Greater Bridgeport and Valley Metropolitan Planning Organization (GBVMPO) last week. The approval by the […] [Read More]

Car fire on northbound Merritt Parkway

A car fire on the Northbound Merritt Parkway has shut down the right lane on the highway between exits 52 and 53 in Stratford. State police said the fire started about an hour ago, but the fire has since been extinguished and the car has been towed. No one was injured. Police did not know […] [Read More]
Categories: Stratford, Traffic

Driver killed early Sunday on I-95 in Westport

WESTPORT — State Police are investigating an rollover accident on Interstate 95 northbound in Westport in which one man was killed. The two-car crash happened at 2:30 a.m. Sunday. According to State Police, Alan Alexis, 22, of Stratford, was driving a Nissan when he collided with an Infiniti sedan. Police say Alexis wasn’t wearing a […] [Read More]
Categories: Traffic, Westport
Public Affairs Manager Fran Mayko, center,  presented Shelton Police Chief Joel Hurliman (second, right) with a Silver Award. Attending the event were, from left, Officer Mark Siglinger, Officer Chris Roback with his award; and Sgt. Pete Zaksewicz, (right). Officers Siglinger and Zaksewicz are two certified AAA Driving Improvement Program Instructors.

Shelton PD honored by AAA

“] AAA Southern New England – CT recently honored the Shelton Police Department with a Silver Award for the department’s outstanding traffic safety programs that include mature driver training, reduction in auto crashes and aggressive speed enforcement initiatives. In addition, AAA recognized Officer Chris Roback as a department-nominated Traffic Safety Hero for his efforts involving […] [Read More]

Seymour to meet on Rimmon Street reconstruction

SEYMOUR-The state’s plans to reconstruct Rimmon Street will be discussed during a 7 p.m. Dec. 8 public meeting in the Norma Drummer Room at town hall, 1 Seymour Street. State DOT officials, the town engineer and the consulting project engineer will speak on the tentative design and timeline for the project as well as answer […] [Read More]

Hamden crash leaves man in critical condition

HAMDEN-A head-on crash left a Hamden man in critical condition Wednesday morning. Alex Soto, 30, was rushed to Yale-New Haven Hospital in crucial condition. A nurse practioner, who was in the area of the crash on Ridge Road, performed CPR on Soto at the scene. Police said Soto was traveling northbound on Ridge Road when […] [Read More]
Ansonia Mayor David Cassetti and Corporation Council John P. Marini

Ansonia officials warn of paving scams

ANSONIA-Mayor David Cassetti and Corporation Counsel John Marini warned residents to be wary of a scam paving company circulating through the city. City officials and police have received reports of homeowners in the Hilltop area being solicited by individuals claiming to represent the Interstate Paving company, according to Marini. Similar incidents occurred in north Milford […] [Read More]