Saturday, May 1, 2021
It's Time to Invest in Rail Freight
How would you like a plan to remove thousands of trucks from Connecticut highways, clean up the air and create new jobs? Who wouldn’t? I...
Saturday, April 17, 2021
Biden's Infrastructure Plan
Hurrah! It’s finally “infrastructure week” in Washington. In his first 100 days as President, Joe Biden has delivered a plan that his pr...
Saturday, April 3, 2021
A Conversation with the Commissioner
Joe Giulietti loves to talk, especially about trains. As Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Transportation when he calls me and ...
Sunday, March 21, 2021
How To Save Metro-North
How are we going to get riders back on the trains and save Metro-North from ballooning deficits, potential service cuts or fare hikes? That...
Friday, March 5, 2021
Lamont's Transportation Budget Plan Doesn't Add Up
The Governor’s proposed biennial budget for transportation just doesn’t add up. Thanks to reduced rail ridership he’s projecting cost savi...
Friday, February 19, 2021
Anyone who follows this column knows I’m a “train guy”. I’ve always been a supporter of mass transit and continue to be. But sometimes I w...
Saturday, February 6, 2021
Construction Costs for Transportation
Why is transportation construction so expensive in our area? What kind of honor was it when New York City recently surpassed Zurich (one of...
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