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Southwestern Connecticut traffic updates from the staff at Hearst Connecticut Media Group

Metro-North back on schedule

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UPDATE: 9:31 AM Inbound and Outbound Service to/from Grand Central Terminal is now operating on or close to schedule. ORIGINAL POST:8:02 AM New Haven Line Customers should anticipate delays of 5 to 10 minutes traveling into and out of Grand Central Terminal due to a signal issue in the Park Avenue Tunnel. [Read More]
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What’s up with traffic on SW CT roads today?

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UPDATE 9:39 AM There is a serious accident in front of 4198 Main Street in Bridgeport. Fire department medics on scene say at least one person is pinned inside the vehicle. UPDATE 9:25 AMz Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (22715015) Other – SEYMOUR S8N at Exit 21 (DERBY AVE) at 2/27/2015 9:13:51 AM #cttraffic UPDATE 9 AM Statewide […] [Read More]
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Metro-North: Danbury train replaced by bus

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UPDATE 11:40 AM Metro-North Railroad @MetroNorth Train Service will resume with the 12:17 PM Train departing South Norwalk to Danbury. Please listen for announcements at your station. Metro-North Railroad @MetroNorth Bus Service will be provided on the Danbury Branch for the 12:03PM train departing Danbury to South Norwalk. Bus service will be on time. UPDATE: 8 AM […] [Read More]
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What’s up with traffic on SW CT roads today?

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UPDATE 1:20 PM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (-22615025) Road Work – NORWALK I95S at Exit 14 (US 1(CONN AVE)) at 2/26/2015 1:14:23 PM #cttraffic UPDATE 8:17 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (22615018) Delays – NORWALK S15S at Exit 40A (MAIN AVE) at 2/26/2015 8:11:15 AM #cttraffic UPDATE 7:50 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (22615015) Delays – STAMFORD I95S at Exit 9 […] [Read More]
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Northbound traffic starts to loosen past Exit 19 in Fairfield. Looks like the worse may be over. LIVE CAM.

Accidents bring NB I-95 to a crawl

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UPDATE: 4:55 PM Light at the end of the tunnel? Once you get past Exit 19, northbound on I-95, speeds start to increase with more space between vehicles. UPDATE: 4:50 PM No change to dreadful northbound crawl on I-95 between Norwalk and Bridgeport. Speeds are in the teens. On the Merritt, northbound speeds have slowed […] [Read More]
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What’s up with traffic on SW CT roads today?

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UPDATE 11:25 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (22515033) Tractor Trailer Accident – STRATFORD I95N 0.57 miles beyond Exit 33 (RTE 130 EB) at 2/25/2015 11:22:15 AM #cttraffic UPDATE 10:50 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (22515031) Motor Vehicle Accident – STAMFORD I95S 0.20 miles before Exit 6 (GRENHART RD) at 2/25/2015 10:44:21 AM #cttraffic UPDATE 8:50 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (22515024) […] [Read More]
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I-95 SB in Norwalk reopened after tractor-trailer crash

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UPDATE 1:48 PM I-95 south has reopened near Exit 15 in Norwalk, after a three-vehicle crash. But it will take awhile for the backup to work its way through. UPDATE: 1:17 PM I-95 south still remains closed because of the tractor-trailer truck vs. car vs. box truck. UPDATE: 12:36 PM Southbound is still closed between […] [Read More]
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Cold delays some flights from region’s airports

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If you are holding tickets on flights to warmer places, including Florida today, you aren’t going to get away that easily. Several flight departures have been delayed by the frigid air at John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia airports this morning, according to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which manages the facilities. […] [Read More]
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