TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Container List

Minutes 1980-1994, 2001

Public Hearings 1986-1989


RG 089:031, Connecticut Public Transportation Commission

Inventory of Records

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2012 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Connecticut Public Transportation Commission
Title: Connecticut Public Transportation Commission records
Dates: 1980-2001
Quantity: 1 cubic foot
Abstract: The Connecticut Public Transportation Authority was created within the Department of Transportation (DOT) in 1975 to “advise and assist the commissioner in the performance of his functions and duties relating to the planning, development and maintenance of adequate rail and motor carrier facilities and service in the state.” The Authority was charged to “at least annually…hold public hearings in each of the urbanized areas of the state for the purpose of evaluating the adequacy of such rail and motor carrier facilities.” In 1983 the name was changed to the Connecticut Public Transportation Commission.
Identification: RG089_031
Accession: 1995-055 and 2007-058
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

The Connecticut Public Transportation Authority was created within the Department of Transportation (DOT) in 1975, per P.A. 75-572, to “advise and assist the commissioner in the performance of his functions and duties relating to the planning, development and maintenance of adequate rail and motor carrier facilities and service in the state.” The Authority was charged to “at least annually…hold public hearings in each of the urbanized areas of the state for the purpose of evaluating the adequacy of such rail and motor carrier facilities.” In 1983 the name was changed to the Connecticut Public Transportation Commission, per P.A. 83-487.

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Scope and Contents

Contains minutes of meetings, including for the Governor's Railroad Advisory Task Force and the predecessory Connecticut Public Transportation Authority; and public hearing minutes and testimony.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Some of these records are stored at an off-site facility and therefore may not be available on a same-day basis.

See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Related Material

RG 089, Dept. of Transportation, 1941-2003, bulk 1973-2003
RG 089:001, State Highway Department, 1894-1975
RG 089:010, State Boundary Line Perambulations, 1965-1997
RG 089:011, Aerial photographs, see the Research Guide to Aerial Photographs at the Connecticut State Library
RG 089:024, Connecticut Transportation Authority, 1956-1973
RG 089:030, State Traffic Commission, 1935-1995
RG 089:032, Transportation Accountability Board, 1986-1987
RG 089:037, Commissioners of Steamship Terminals, 1915

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Index Terms

Organizations:

Connecticut Public Transportation Authority
Connecticut Public Transportation Commission
Connecticut. Governor's Railroad Advisory Task Force

Subjects:

Traffic regulations -- Connecticut
Traffic signs and signals -- Connecticut

Document Types:

Agendas
Minutes

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Container List

Minutes, 1980-1994, 2001, Accession: 2007-058
Not all meetings are represented.
Box Folder
Governor's Railroad Advisory Task Force, 1980-1983 1 1
Connecticut Public Transportation Authority, 1982-1983 2
Connecticut Public Transportation Commission, 1984-1994, 2001 3-11
Public Hearings, 1986-1989, Accession: 1995-055
Includes minutes and testimony.
1986, 1 volume (2 copies) 1
1988, 1 volume
1989, 1 volume