What is Connecticut’s relationship with Metro-North? Client — vendor? Shared partnership? Stockholm syndrome? Or is the railroad a “fanged sloth” hanging around our neck?
When a recent fast-moving winter storm coming our way was referred to as a “Clipper,” it got me thinking of the old names that used to be given to specific trains, like The Yankee Clipper.
Be careful what you wish for. After years of pleading, we finally have Governor Malloy’s full attention on the problems of transportation.
But anyone who’s endured the challenges and indignities of air travel know that getting to the airport can sap your strength, if not your wallet. Consider the alternatives.