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Metro North service will resume at 1 PM

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UPDATE: 5:12 PM Metro-North will run on a regular schedule Wednesday. UPDATE: 10:19 AM Metro-North service will resume at 1 PM, operating on a Sunday schedule. It expects to operate on a full schedule on Wednesday. Customers who plan to travel on our trains are urged to continue to check this website and the news […] [Read More]
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Metro-North to start Sunday service on NH line at 1 p.m.

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UPDATE 9:40 AM Tuesday  Metro-North will start Sunday service on the Harlem and Hudson lines at 11 a.m., according to an announcement on the Metro-North website. Sunday service on the New Haven Line will start at 1 p.m. Officials expect regular weekday service to resume on Wednesday. UPDATE 8:25 AM TUESDAY The travel ban is […] [Read More]
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Airports announce flight delays, cancellations

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UPDATE 8:15 AM Light snow has begun falling in lower Fairfield County. UPDATE 7:50 AM Flights are cancelled at Bradley: Bradley Intl Airport @Bradley_Airport 12 departures today have cancelled at BDL. 24 departures have cancelled tomorrow at BDL. Check with your air carrier for details. UPDATE 7:40 AM About 1,700 flights have already been cancelled ahead […] [Read More]
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Metro-North plans shut downs

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UPDATE 2:11 PM   The Chairman and CEO of Metro-North, Tom Prendergast said Metro-North would start shutting down service later this evening, with a goal of getting all trains off the tracks by 11 p.m. Riders were warned that trains might be combined as ridership slowed down after most people had got where they were […] [Read More]
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Traffic is building ahead of the big storm

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UPDATE 11:20 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (12615018) Motor Vehicle Accident – NORWALK I95S 0.22 miles beyond Exit 17 (RTE 33 (SAUGTUCK AVE)) at 1/26/2015 11:16:49 AM #cttraffic UPDATE 10:07 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (12615014) Motor Vehicle Accident – BRIDGEPORT I95S 0.08 miles before Exit 27 (LAFAYETTE BLVD) at 1/26/2015 9:54:36 AM #cttraffic UPDATE 9:05 AM Traffic is […] [Read More]
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What’s up with SW CT traffic this morning?

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UPDATE 12 PM Stratford firefighters are on the NB ramp at Exit 30 of I-95, cleaning up a leak from a truck with a ruptured fuel tank. Traffic is not being impacted. UPDATE 8:20 AM Roads are still clear. And if you are flying… Bradley Intl Airport @Bradley_Airport Current conditions: All flights running on-time. With anticipated […] [Read More]
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Traffic moves on I-95 near the Exit 15 construction zones. LIVE CAM.

What’s up with traffic on SW CT roads today?

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UPDATE 8:45 AM All the action, or inaction, on area roads is in the Norwalk area now, with both I-95 and the Merritt slow through the city. But traffic is moving smoothly even there. A good ride, overall. UPDATE 8:12 AM Here’s what it looks like out there right now. All in all, not a […] [Read More]
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Traffic light, icing possible on area roads

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UPDATE 1:35 PM Monday morning wasn’t nearly as slick as Sunday, when the Southern New England AAA was about 50 percent busier in Connecticut than on a usual Sunday, a spokeswoman said. “It was very busy for us beginning at 8 a.m. when it started to rain, then the temps dropped,” said Fran Mayko the […] [Read More]
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Traffic is light now on SB I-95 in Bridgeport, but this should change within the hour. It's one of the first spots on I-95 that jams up in SW CT. LIVE CAM.

What’s up with traffic on SW CT roads today?

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UPDATE 2 PM I-95 south in Milford is still moving slowly between Exits 34 and 35. An accident that had been blocking two lanes has cleared.   UPDATE 1:15 PM State Police and ambulances are on the scene of a crash on I-95 southbound, near Exit 35 in Milford. There are reported injuries and at […] [Read More]
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What’s up with traffic in SW CT this morning?

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UPDATE 11:05 AM And we’re back… Metro-North Railroad @MetroNorth New Haven Line Service is now operating on or close to schedule. We apologize for any inconvenience you may have UPDATE 10:50 AM A Volvo is reportedly on its roof on the Merritt Parkway northbound near Exit 52. It appears to be one of three vehicles involved […] [Read More]
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