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Neglected bridge makes deferred maintenance a losing bet

The new Walk bridge would pivot on one side like this bridge in Canada.

By making replacement of an 118-year-old rail bridge a second-term funding priority, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy took a gamble won by other governors, but not him. The odds of winning federal funding to fix the malfunctioning bridge are slim, which makes deferred maintenance — a quiet crisis plaguing the length of the Boston-Washington rail corridor — into an urgent election-year issue in Connecticut. Continue Reading →

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