CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: February 29, 2008
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TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
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State Bond Commission Approves $$$ for DOT Projects
The State Bond Commission has approved $13.5 million for design and property acquisition for the new West Haven station on Metro-North’s New Haven Line and $20 million for several road projects.
At the request of Governor M. Jodi Rell, the Bond Commission approved:
The funding for the West Haven train station will allow the continued acquisition of property required to complete the project and to continue the design process. If all goes well, construction will begin in 2009 and the project will be completed in 2001.