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Heading north? Not so fast

Trying to head north beyond Norwalk is currently a challenge. A car rollover near the Route 7 interchange at Exit 39 in Norwalk has got traffic backed up there while a jack-knifed tractor trailer near

Traffic starts to ease on I-95, Merritt

Updated: 9:39 a.m. The worst of the AM rush hour is over. Interstate 95 There is still heavy congestion from Exit 21 in Fairfield down to Exit 11 in Darien. That’s about 15 miles of slow-moving

What is your Plan B for getting to work?

Now that it appears that any semblance of “normalcy” is at least a week away as Con Edison continues to repair a damaged cable that brought Metro-North to a virtual standstill, we’d like to know what

Greenwich crash snarling Merritt traffic

The left lane is closed on the southbound Merritt Parkway near the Stamford/Greenwich line because of a two-car accident, the state Department of Transportation said. Emergency dispatches indicated

Bridgeport area traffic 5th worst in country

A traffic report card issued this week showed that the Bridgeport region has the fifth worst traffic in the country. According to the report — put out by INRIX, a leading international provider of

Crews respond to Merritt crash

State police and Fairfield and Trumbull firefighters responded Friday morning to a report of an accident on the southbound Merritt Parkway between exits 48 and 47 in Trumbull. A Fairfield fire

Two cars collide on Merritt in Greenwich

Today figures to be one of the busiest traffic days of the year, and the day’s first accident-related delays are likely on the northbound Merritt Parkway in Greenwich. The state Department of

Train trouble, summer edition: Tell us your story

In January, when winter weather wreaked havoc on Metro-North service, we asked for reader input and got an overwhelming response: Almost 100 readers left comments detailing their commuting struggles

Thursday open commute thread

UPDATE, 10:07 p.m.: I-95 northbound is congested between Exits 41 and 44 (2.7 miles) in West Haven because of a tractor trailer accident between Exits 43 and 44. The right lane is closed. Reported

Car fire on Merritt South in Fairfield

UPDATE: Everything is all clear. A car is on fire on the Merritt Parkway South. It is in the “no exit zone” between exits 42 and 44. Firefighters are blocking off the right lane near the car. A reader