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Bill to expand runway at Tweed New Haven Airport clears General Assembly’s Transportation Committee

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A bill that would expand the runway at Tweed New Haven Airport is moving forward. 

The legislation just cleared the General Assembly’s Transportation Committee.

Related Content: Public hearing held Monday on possible runway expansion at Tweed New Haven Airport

Supporters have said that Tweed needs a longer runway to attract larger airlines and more service. 

However, neighbors have said it would hurt their way of life. 

The bill now heads to the House and Senate. 

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