Public Hearings on Proposed Fare and Service Changes for Shore Line East

Posted on September 20, 2023 by jpheasant


The Connecticut Department of Transportation will host a series of four public hearings to gather input on the proposed rail service changes as well as proposed fare increases. The proposed schedule changes for Shore Line East would not take effect until after the Amtrak Fitter Interlocking Project is completed and it differs from the construction schedule that took effect on September 5, 2023.

  • Decreased weekday service on Shore Line East from 23 trains to 16 trains.
  • Proposed Shore Line East Train

State Rep. Devin Carney Receives 100% Voting Record

Posted on August 14, 2023 by jpheasant


Lawmaker is Present for Every Vote During the 2023 Regular Session

HARTFORDState Representative Devin Carney (R-23) has once again achieved a perfect score for votes taken on the floor of the House of Representatives for the 2023 legislative session.

Each year, the House Clerk’s Office releases the data on members’ votes during the Regular Session and Representative Carney was present for all 368 votes taken during that time, one of 68 lawmakers to receive a perfect score.

“It’s been my honor

Wrong Way Driving Prevention | Protecting Seniors From Financial Exploitation

Posted on August 4, 2023 by jpheasant


The Connecticut Department of Transportation’s (CTDOT) Office of Engineering will be designing Wrong Way Detection Systems to be installed at 27 limited access highway off-ramps on Routes 2, 9, 95, and 395 deemed to be high risk for wrong way drivers.

This project will consist of installing pedestals, thermal and CCTV cameras, solar panels, cellular modems, internally illuminated signs, and signage.

The detection will then activate flashing red LED lights located on the borders of internally illuminated