by Paul Bass | Sep 3, 2015 12:17 pm | Comments (6)
New Haven needed to fix a mistake from its last great stab at urban renewal, by filling in a mini-highway and building anew around it.
Matthew Nemerson (at right above) and Anstress Farwell (at left) agreed on that point. How to fix that mistake was another question.
by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 2, 2015 12:03 pm | Comments (5)
They came from all over, repping New York, Boston and other parts of that Northeast “bike life.”
The plan was to converge en masse on the streets of New Haven this past weekend with hundreds of dirt bikes and ATVs, flexing, stunting on city streets illegally, and generally annoying the locals.
by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 1, 2015 1:22 pm | Comments (9)
The Elm City got a head start on “Alternative Transportation Month” (otherwise known as September) Monday by using the oldest form of transportation known to man—they put one foot in front of the other and went for a walk.
by Aliyya Swaby | Aug 31, 2015 7:28 am | Comments (1)
Dilias Ratchford answered her door to a surprise: For the first time in 12 years, a city bus had stopped right near her house, instead of a mile down the road.
by Aliyya Swaby | Aug 27, 2015 1:47 pm
The secret to covering New Haven on two wheels without getting hit: make eye contact with drivers, and don’t zigzag like a squirrel.
by Staff | Aug 24, 2015 4:53 pm | Comments (5)
Is biking in New Haven still associated with white, middle-class college students and well-to-do transplants?
by Staff | Aug 19, 2015 12:51 pm | Comments (12)
The governor announced Wednesday that he’s taking New Haven’s advice: His administration will equip 500 CT Transit buses with GPS devices so riders can track the vehicles’ real-time location.
by Paul Bass | Aug 13, 2015 4:45 pm | Comments (8)
(Update Friday 5:05 p.m.: The bridge is open!)
A hole in the fresh blacktop of the rebuilt State Street Bridge gave celebrants an understandable moment of pause Thursday, one day before the long-closed span reopened to the public.
by Paul Bass | Aug 12, 2015 5:04 pm | Comments (15)
Doug Hausladen, the city’s transit chief, is taking the wheel of a second public agency, the New Haven Parking Authority. For a while, at least.
by Staff | Aug 12, 2015 8:13 am
The Grand Avenue Bridge will close to car traffic for two weeks starting Monday, Aug. 17.