Connecticut Department of Transportation
|Headquarters||2800 Berlin Turnpike, Newington, Connecticut|
|Parent agency||State of Connecticut|
The Connecticut Department of Transportation (ConnDOT) is responsible for the development and operation of highways, railroads, mass transit systems, ports, waterways and aviation facilities in the U.S. state of Connecticut. The current Commissioner of ConnDOT is James P. Redeker. The agency has its headquarters in Newington.
ConnDOT's duties include:
- The state highway system.
- The management of the State's railroads includes, overseeing Metro-North Railroad's operations of the New Haven Mainline and funding of projects for Amtrak's Shore Line East system between New Haven and New London. For the latter, ConnDOT carries the reporting mark CNDX.
- Oversight of Connecticut Transit, a provider of bus transit in much of the state, and of the New Haven Line and Shore Line East.
- Management and operations of most of the state's ports along Long Island Sound and the Atlantic Ocean.
- Management of Bradley International Airport and Waterbury-Oxford Airport.
- Home page. Connecticut Department of Transportation. Retrieved on November 12, 2009. "Connecticut Department of Transportation 2800 Berlin Turnpike Newington CT 06111"
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