Buses replace trains on weekend

Due to work on the at-grade railroad crossing on Long Ridge Road in Redding beginning on Friday, there will be no train service on the branch line between Danbury and Norwalk on Saturday and Sunday, July 8-9. Alternate bus service will be provided. Bus schedules  will be posted at the stations and online at mta.info. Train service is expected to resume on schedule on Monday, July 10.

Due to the work, being done by the state Department of Transportation, Long Ridge Road in Redding will be closed at the crossing beginning at 10 a.m. July 7 until Wednesday, July 12, at 4 p.m.

Signs will indicate a detour for motorists. Work will be confined to the area of the crossing.