Feds Release Study On Ambitious Proposals To Upgrade Connecticut Railroad SystemThe report by the Federal Railroad Administration analyzed the possibility high-speed rails, new routes and a rail tunnel under Long Island Sound.
Mamaroneck Finds Solution For Residents' Metro-North Parking ProblemWith railroad ridership up, commuters are snatching parking spaces near train stations leaving residents in the lurch.
Officials: Bike Thrown Onto Tracks Disables Metro-North Train Near Fordham StationThe incident took place around noon on the southbound tracks near the Fordham station.
Traffic, Rails Snagged When Truck Gets Stuck Under Metro-North Underpass In RyeA roadway was closed, and Metro-North Railroad trains were delayed Monday when a truck became stuck under an overpass in Rye.
Person Struck By Metro-North Train In White Plains; Harlem Line SnaggedThe Harlem Line on the Metro-North Railroad was delayed late Tuesday, after a person was struck by a train in White Plains.
Metro-North Asks Riders For Patience As Infrastructure Upgrades Are MadeMetro-North President Joe Giulietti has said the updated infrastructure will allow the trains to run faster.
Metro-North Employees Accused Of Helping Others Cheat On Licensing TestsThirteen current and former Metro-North Railroad employees were indicted Monday, on allegations that they helped others cheat on licensing exams for conductor and engineer positions.
MTA Officers Attend Hunter College Commencement For Woman They SavedTwo Metropolitan Transportation Authority police officers on Wednesday attended the college commencement ceremony for a woman they saved after she was pushed onto the Metro-North Railroad tracks.
No Criminal Charges For Engineer In Deadly 2013 Metro-North DerailmentThere will be no criminal charges for the Metro-North Railroad engineer who was behind the controls during a deadly derailment in the Bronx in 2013.
Connecticut Lawmakers To Hear From Metro-North President At Operations BriefingState Rep. Gail Lavielle, of Wilton, said she plans to press for an update on providing Wi-Fi for every passenger who needs to work on a laptop while traveling on the train.
Federal Loan Agreement Reached To Install Safety Technology On Metro-North, LIRR TrainsU.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., said Wednesday the Federal Railroad Administration and MTA agreed on a $967 million loan to install Positive Train Control technology.
School Bus Driver Ticketed After Close Call At Metro-North Railroad Crossing In ChappaquaPolice say it happened at the Roaring Brook Road crossing in Chappaqua. Two students and a bus monitor were on board.