Connecticut Rail Commuter Council
Mitch Fuchs appeared before the state Legislature’s Executive and Legislative Nominations Committee on Tuesday, saying he does not serve happily on the board of the Connecticut Rail Commuter Council.
Riders complained about service delays caused by electrical problems, crowded trains and heating and cooling problems.
A member of the newly re-organized Connecticut Rail Commuter Council said the group has elected officers, adopted rules and considered plans to take meetings on the road.
A Connecticut commuter watchdog group doesn’t have much bite, its former chairman says.
Jim Cameron complains the railroad has not been open and honest about the fact that scheduled routes have increased by anywhere from two to 10 minutes because of track work.
Railroad officials in Connecticut said the morning commute went as well as can be expected following Friday’s train collision that injured 72 people and has shut down service.
Cameron told WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau that he feels the governor is taking aim at the council because of how outspoken Cameron is about Malloy at times.
There is a battle being waged over refunds on Metro-North Railroad’s New Haven Line.
A Connecticut commuters’ group wants Metro-North Railroad to make good on prepaid fares they couldn’t use due to service cancellations, following numerous storms that knocked out rail service to and from New York City.
Fares will go up 5.04 percent on Metro-North Railroad’s New Haven Line, effective January 1. But there is a way to save money.
Commuters on Metro-North Railroad’s New Haven Line are paying more to ride the rails, but where’s all that extra money going?
It’s been a decade in the making for riders on the New Haven Line, but a bill of rights is finally on the way.
It’s one thing to assume that rail service will be safe, reliable, and professional, but it’s a real commitment when you have it in writing.
Want to just sit there and read on your train ride through Connecticut? You’ll love this story!
As winter fast approaches, the Metro-North Railroad is changing its strategy for how it deals with bad weather on the New Haven Line.