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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

Crash closes northbound Route 8 (Updated)

This won’t help the evening commute. The state Department of Transportation is reporting Route 8 is closed on the northbound side between exits 14 and 15 in Derby because of a two-vehicle crash. It

Crash brings Route 8 to a crawl

Southbound traffic on Route 8 is backed up several miles after a two-car accident between exits 14 and 13 in Shelton. The state Department of Transportation says traffic is snarled as far back as exit

Road Work on Route 8

There will be roadwork on Route 8 Southbound between Exits 37 and 14 today until 3:08 pm. The left lane is closed.

Tuesday commute open thread

UPDATE, 9:10 a.m.: An accident in Newtown has stifled traffic on I-84W near exit 11. Meanwhile, you can expect delays along I-84E near exit 23 in Waterbury. UPDATE, 9 a.m.: Delays remain on I-95