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Complete Streets 2.0: “More Projects, Faster”

by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 20, 2014 8:30 am | Comments (30)

Markeshia Ricks photo Imagine a narrower Church Street with shorter crosswalks and more space for people on foot. Imagine it with a dedicated bike lane separated from car traffic by planters—or less sightly low-cost “delineator tubes.” Imagine it not taking years to plan, more years to design, and tens of thousands of dollars to build.

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Sinkhole Repair Closes College Street

by Staff | Nov 19, 2014 4:29 pm

Construction on a vault at the intersection of College and Crown Streets will begin Thursday afternoon, after a water main break caused a sinkhole Monday morning.

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Quick Fixes Sought For “Calming” Fatal Road

by Aliyya Swaby | Nov 19, 2014 8:33 am | Comments (38)

Aliyya Swaby Photo John Pescatore offered one cheap and easy fix to slow cars speeding down Olive Street: Place fluorescent delineator tubes down a short section to shrink two lanes into one, forcing drivers to yield to cars going the opposite way.

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City Seeks $125K For “TOD” Planning

by Staff | Nov 19, 2014 6:45 am | Comments (2)

When 1,500 new apartments come to downtown and the western edge of Wooster Square, will the new people who live there drive around town? Or will they walk and bike?

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Common Complaints: Crowding, Inconvenience

by Alexander Roberts, Cristina D'Almeida, Ratasha Smith, Hannah Spreckley | Nov 18, 2014 11:46 am | Comments (3)

Alexander Roberts photo

Drop in on any bus in New Haven, Waterbury or Bridgeport, and you’ll hear many of the same complaints: Buses are crowded; schedules, inconvenient. And late buses cause commuting chaos.

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City Deemed Bike Haven, With Room To Improve

by Paul Bass | Nov 18, 2014 8:07 am | Comments (44)

Chris Schweitzer Photo

A national cyclist group has given New Haven a “bronze” star for its increasing bike-friendliness—while dangling suggestions for how to ascend to silver.

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Water Main Break Causes Sinkhole

by Aliyya Swaby | Nov 17, 2014 12:21 pm

Aliyya Swaby Photo A sinkhole caused officials to close the intersection of Crown and College Streets mid-morning Monday.

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New Haveners Commute In Style

by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 17, 2014 12:11 pm | Comments (5)

Markeshia Ricks Photo A Mercedes-Benz pulled up to the commuter lot at 7:30 a.m. Thursday and whisked Michele Wetschko away—not to a concert or a black-tie dinner, but to work, nearly 50 miles away.

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25 Years In, Eligio Keeps The Wheel Steady

by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 14, 2014 3:01 pm

Markeshia Ricks photo If longevity is a marker, Eligio Marquez really likes driving buses. He’s been doing it for 25 years.

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Class Waits For No Bus

by Emili Lanno, Krystina Morgan, Alexander Roberts, Ratasha Smith and Matt Stumpo | Nov 13, 2014 4:17 pm | Comments (1)

Ratasha Smith photo

Perrin Krala wakes up at 6:30 a.m to catch the B1 bus in order to make it to Southern Connecticut State University for a 9 a.m class. Kyle Johnson switched from the 3:40 p.m. bus to the 2:30 p.m. after the bus left him late for class a couple of times.

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Pothole at Pendleton and Edgewood
Nov 23, 2014 8:21 pm
Address: Pendleton And Edgewood New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 2

At stop sign. Deep hole.

Health Complaints - Lead Contamination via Air Emissions at Tweed?
Nov 23, 2014 8:09 pm
Address: 155 Burr St East Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 12

Lead is a dangerous neurotoxin that destroys nerve tissue and causes a variety of health...

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