A snowbird shows photos from southwest Florida and southern New England and other places he goes.
Friday, May 11, 2018
Connecticut built a $567 million bus rapid transit system between Hartford and New Britain,
over abandoned rail rights of way, a distance of 9.4 miles. Sleek new buses travel the route.
The annual cost is $17 million, 75 percent more than the original estimated operating cost. The buses are nearly always empty or carry one or two passengers.
There are reasons Connecticut is almost broke . . .