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Portion of TTC Line 1 to close early Mon.-Thurs.

Mon., Jan. 11 through Thurs., Jan. 14, subway service on the portion of Line 1 between Finch and Eglinton stations…

New lockdown measures – STM update

With the announcement of the new lockdown measures that will be in effect beginning January 9 for a minimum of…

2021 Toronto streetcar infrastructure upgrades

Starting in early 2021, streetcar service will be adjusted to prepare for a busy construction season across the city. These…

New station walkthrough video brings Toronto’s Eglinton Crosstown LRT to life

The grip of winter is starting to take hold, but transit progress doesn't slow down. Construction crews continue to plow…

Bombardier awarded 30-year services contract for Toronto’s Finch West Light Rail Transit project

Global mobility technology leader Bombardier Transportation announced today that it has signed a contract with Mosaic Transit Partners Maintenance GP…

TransLink prepared for winter snowfall

With this season's first snowfall now occurring in Metro Vancouver, TransLink is releasing details of various initiatives which will be…

TransLink overhauls aging fleet with largest ever SkyTrain order

TransLink today announces that Bombardier Transportation has been chosen to manufacture the largest ever order of SkyTrain cars for the…

Transit Commission - Confederation Line Update - December 16, 2020

The Transit Commission received an operational update on O-Train Line 1 service today.Line 1 performance in November was 99 per…

The east end of Montréal will have its own Réseau express métropolitain

This morning, two years after the signature of the declaration to revitalize the east end of Montréal, the Caisse de…

City highlights progress on Stage 2 South extension

Mayor Jim Watson joined Chandra Arya, MP for Nepean, on behalf of The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Infrastructure and…

Siemens Mobility to provide Signaling and Train Control Systems for Ottawa’s Trillium Line South Extension

Siemens Mobility has been selected by TransitNEXT, a wholly owned subsidiary of SNC Lavalin, to provide the Signaling and Train…

Stage 2 LRT - Service Patterns for O-Train Lines 1 & 3

As a follow up to the interview with Pat Scrimgeour, Director, Transit Customer Systems and Planning this past March, in…

VIA Rail's procurement process to modernize maintenance centres in Montreal and Toronto moves to second phase

VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) is delighted to announce that it launched on November 30th, the second phase of its…

City does some re-configuring to make way for Stage 2 East extension

Mayor Jim Watson joined Marie-France Lalonde, the Member of Parliament for Orléans, representing the Government of Canada, and Jeremy Roberts,…

Montreal’s metro now fully connected to the mobile network

The Société de Transport de Montréal (STM) and its partners—TELUS (as project integrator), Bell, Rogers and Vidéotron—are proud to announce…

Alstom's hydrogen train successfully completes three months of testing in Austria

Alstom's Coradia iLint, the world's first hydrogen fuel cell train, has just completed three months of successful test operation on…

Bombardier and Alstom Confirm Receipt of All Necessary Regulatory Approvals to Complete Bombardier Transportation Sale to Alstom

Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) and Alstom announced today that all necessary regulatory approvals required to complete the sale of Bombardier Transportation…

STM introduces occupancy levels for métro network customers

In another move designed to facilitate its customers' trips during the pandemic, the Société de transport de Montréal (STM) is…

O-Train Stage 2 : 4 Lines, 41 Stations, Finalized Names

The new lines.  We have finished selecting the names for Stage 2's 24 new O-Train stations. Let's take a look…

Council approves design for Barrhaven LRT

Light rail transit will extend to Barrhaven if upper levels of government invest in the $3-billion project. City Council today…

Côte-Vertu garage project: STM terminates contract with EDT GCV Civil s.e.p.

Further to the notice of default issued on November 13, the Société de transport de Montréal (STM) is terminating its…

Transit Commission - Confederation Line Update - November 18, 2020

The Transit Commission received an update on the Confederation Line service.----Transit Commission approves OC Transpo's 2021 Draft Budget The Transit…

The first REM car unveiled in Montreal

The Alstom-led consortium, Groupe des partenaires pour la mobilité des Montréalais (Groupe PMM), participated in the Réseau express métropolitain (REM)…

Transportation Committee - STO Transit Study for Gatineau's West End - November 16, 2020

The City of Ottawa's Transportation Committee received a presentation on the Gatineau LRT west-end project, specifically its entry into Ottawa.…

Memo: O-Train Light Rail Transit Stage 1 and Stage 2 Quarterly Update (Q3 2020)

Please find attached a memo regarding milestones achieved on the O-Train Stage 1 Confederation Line and Stage 2 Confederation Line…

Côte-Vertu Garage Project – STM issues notice of default to EDT GCV Civil s.e.p.

In the interest of responsible project management, the STM has decided to issue a notice of default to EDT GCV…

Update on the Réseau express métropolitain project: important report on work completed under exceptional circumstances

Media representatives were invited today for an update on the Réseau express métropolitain project. CDPQ Infra and the REM project…

TransLink first in North America to test copper coating on transit

TransLink will be the first transit system in North America to pilot the use of bacteria and virus killing copper…

Special Transit Commission meeting (Draft Budget 2021 Tabling) - November 4, 2020

The Transit Commission held a special meeting today to table and receive the 2021 Draft Budget.Source : City of Ottawa---The…

Budget 2021 invests in services, keeping Ottawa moving forward in the face of a pandemic

Stage 2 of Ottawa's LRT system continues moving forward, with funding to expand service east by 12 kilometres and five…

Public consultation on the Blue line extension: STM applauds the public’s participation and the commissioners’ work

The Société de transport de Montréal (STM), principal contractor of the Blue line extension, welcomes the filing of the report…

City Staff Presentation - Barrhaven Light Rail Transit and Rail Grade-Separations, Planning and Environmental Assessment Study

The Transportation Committee received a presentation on the Barrhaven Light Rail Transit, touching on the Rail Grade-Separations, Planning and Environmental Assessment…