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Blumenthal wants restrictions on bridge opening

(Source: Associated Press, June 9, 2014)

NORWALK, Conn. — U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is calling the Coast Guard to restrict the number of times it allows a railroad swing bridge over the Norwalk River to rotate open. The 118-year-old Walk Bridge has become stuck twice in the last two weeks, leading to major delays for passengers on the Metro-North and Amtrak railroads.

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Monday, June 09, 2014

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