First phase of MTA wire upgrade to be completed by weekend

Officials say crews will replace the overhead wires

Officials say crews will replace the overhead wires that power the trains with cables that are stronger and more reliable. (May 6, 2014 6:04 PM)

Gov. Dannel Malloy announced Tuesday that the first phase of an upgrade to the overhead wires that power trains along the New Haven Line is just about done.

Officials say crews will replace the overhead wires that power the trains with cables that are stronger and more reliable. The upgrade is expected to be completed by this weekend. The second phase of the project is set to begin in August.

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