roads http://wamc.org en Senate Committee Hears Regional Transportation Priorities http://wamc.org/post/senate-committee-hears-regional-transportation-priorities <p></p><p></p><p>The U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works is hearing testimony today on transportation priorities and funding from state and local officials. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 22:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 86872 at http://wamc.org Senate Committee Hears Regional Transportation Priorities Conn. governor orders road closed due to storm as emergency vehicles struggle on snow-covered roads http://wamc.org/post/conn-governor-orders-road-closed-due-storm-emergency-vehicles-struggle-snow-covered-roads <p>HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's governor has ordered all roads closed until further notice, expanding a limited travel ban issued Friday afternoon, as officials deal with a storm that dumped more than 2 feet of snow on the state.</p><p>Governor Dan Malloy said this morning that stalled or abandoned vehicles will only slow the recovery process.</p> Sat, 09 Feb 2013 14:56:22 +0000 Associated Press 57498 at http://wamc.org Conn. governor orders road closed due to storm as emergency vehicles struggle on snow-covered roads