by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 9, 2014 2:23 pm | Comments (12)
Addressing a room full of cyclists gearing up for a massive annual ride, Mayor Toni Harp promised them more dedicated, protected bike lanes to ride on.
by Allan Appel | Mar 4, 2014 4:50 pm | Comments (2)
Visitors to Yale-New Haven Hospital may soon be hearing the words in the headline above as they pull into a lot that used to house an apartment tower.
by Diana Li | Mar 3, 2014 1:07 pm | Comments (6)
The city’s new transit chief crashed a hearing on seniors—and drove home a message about helping New Haven’s growing elderly population navigate buses and crosswalks.
by Staff | Mar 2, 2014 9:37 am | Comments (8)
Here we go again: There’s another snowstorm expected Monday, bearing an estimated 4 to 8 inches of the white stuff.
This time, the city is announcing a parking ban before the snow comes.
by Thomas MacMillan | Feb 28, 2014 10:03 am | Comments (1)
First, Rafael Rivas shoveled a load of “cold patch” into a cavity in the road. Then Jerome Houser smashed it down with the “tamper.” Finally, cars rolled over the spot to seal the deal.
Another pothole filled, for now.
by Paul Bass | Feb 24, 2014 2:12 pm | Comments (21)
An outraged Westville writer succeeded in getting the parks department to follow parking laws in the wake of last week’s snowstorms—for a little while.
by Thomas MacMillan | Feb 20, 2014 4:38 pm | Comments (1)
In his attempts to “restore the confidence” of train-riders, new Metro North head Joe Giullietti may enlist the help of inward- and outward-facing cameras, “alerters,” and “positive train control.”
by Thomas MacMillan | Feb 20, 2014 3:45 pm | Comments (9)
After days of parking-ban confusion and no sign of city plow trucks in Wooster Square, Bill Iovanne decided to take matters into his own hands—by hiring a private crew to work through the night to dig out the neighborhood.
by Thomas MacMillan | Feb 19, 2014 5:45 pm | Comments (9)
Payloaders and dump trucks finally descended on the Hill’s Wilson Street Wednesday, bringing relief from snow-clogged streets— and a $100 ticket for Erivaldo Souza.
Meanwhile, lawmakers in other neighborhoods offered a report card for the city’s street-clearing effort, with grades ranging from Bs to Fs.
by Allan Appel | Feb 18, 2014 5:12 pm
Eyes bloodshot, city plow driver Mario Anez was back at the wheel Tuesday navigating the Hill’s narrow Frank Street and peering through yet more snow cascading from the sky.