Meeting to be held tonight to discuss Metro-North upgrades

A meeting will be held tonight to discuss the power lines above Metro-North trains that sometimes fail in extreme weather. The state Department of Transportation

A meeting will be held tonight to discuss the power lines above Metro-North trains that sometimes fail in extreme weather.

The state Department of Transportation will be in Bridgeport to discuss replacing those power lines along the New Haven line.

The project is expected to cost between $60 million and $90 million.

Construction would take place from 2014 to 2017.

The meeting is open to the public and will take place at 6:30 p.m. at Bridgeport City Hall.
 

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