Stamford transportation committee to discuss Complete Streets law for Stamford

The transportation committee of the Board of Representatives will discuss publishing a Complete Streets ordinance for Stamford at their regular meeting Monday night. [Read More]

Stamford pedestrian hit by car Sunday night

A woman was treated and released from Stamford Hospital after being hit by a car backing out of a driveway on Clinton Avenue Sunday evening, according to police. [Read More]
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Stamford’s master plan

A final draft of the city’s master plan, the document guiding development throughout the city for the next 10 years, will be released next week. A public hearing on the plan will be held on Oct. 7 for residents and business owners to give their input. Here is an earlier draft version of the master […] [Read More]

Hope Street reopened following accident

STAMFORD — A minivan crashed into a stone wall and a utility pole on Hope Street near the Glenbrook Shopping Center Friday morning, shutting down a section of the busy road from Pine Hill Avenue to Toms Road. The road was reopened to traffic after about an hour at 11:15 a.m. No injuries were reported […] [Read More]
Categories: Traffic, Transportation

Man dies after being struck by car

STAMFORD — A 65-year-old Stamford man died of injuries he sustained after he was struck by a car Friday morning while walking up Strawberry Hill Avenue near Stamford High School. The man was identified as Carmine Passero, who lived close to the accident scene. The driver of the car, Peter Parashkevov, 50, of 70 Strawberry […] [Read More]

Pedestrian seriously injured in front of Stamford High

Police and medics responded to a man struck by a car in front of Stamford High School just before 9:37 this morning. Police shut down the northbound lanes of Strawberry Hill Avenue for 45 minutes while police investigated the accident. Police say the pedestrian has a serious head wound. The man was conscious, but was […] [Read More]

Truck strikes Atlantic Street RR overpass

STAMFORD — A tractor-trailer snarled traffic from downtown to the city’s South End early Thursday afternoon when it became wedged under the Atlantic Street railroad overpass.   [Read More]

Metro-North to curtail schedule after 8 p.m.

Metro-North is encouraging all commuters to get an early start on their journey home because starting at 8 p.m. it will be canceling or combining trains. Here are the details of the schedule after 8 p.m.:         Release 2014 01 21 Winter Storm Update (PDF) Release 2014 01 21 Winter Storm Update […] [Read More]

Urban Transitway work to disrupt traffic Monday

ABOVE: The Stamford Urban Transitway groundbreaking ceremony was held in July (ADVOCATE) STAMFORD — Construction work related to the Stamford Urban Transitway project is expected to snarl traffic at the intersection of Elm Street and Myrtle Avenue this week. Mayor David Martin’s office said demolition work will begin Monday at 402 Elm St., which formerly […] [Read More]
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Crossing guard struck on Courtland Avenue

STAMFORD — A 71-year-old school crossing guard was sent to the hospital after he was struck by a city man on Courtland Avenue Monday afternoon. Stamford police Sgt. George Moran said the crossing guard was struck by the vehicle while he was in the intersection of Courtland Avenue and Maple Tree Avenue at 4:20 p.m. […] [Read More]