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June 01, 2020

Transit Commission meeting - June 1, 2020

The Transit Commission held a special virtual meeting to discuss the Transit Recovery plan during the COVID-19 pandemic.Transit Commission today…
May 26, 2020

Memo: O-Train Line 1 Temporary Closures (May 31 to June 3, 2020)

Please find attached a memo regarding O-Train Line 1 temporary closures.Source : City of Ottawa Download PDF File Here
May 21, 2020

Memo / Incident - Stage 2 Construction Site Ottawa Airport

Just before 10:30 am this morning there was an incident at one of the Stage 2 South Extension construction sites…
May 15, 2020

City of Ottawa receives presentation from STO study to link transit systems

The City today received a presentation by the Société de transports de l'Outaouais (STO) on its Complementary Study: Public Transit…

Featured Content

Alstom Citadis Spirit

The Alstom Citadis Spirit is a four-module light rail vehicle (LRV) built by Alstom. The LRVs were built at Alstom's plant in Hornell, New York, the…

Alstom Coradia LINT 41

​The Alstom Coradia LINT 41 is a two-car articulated rail train built by Alstom. The acronym LINT is short for "Light Innovative Local Transport rail…

Behind the Scenes : Alstom Citadis Spirit simulator

O-Train Fans goes Behind the Scenes at OC Transpo's operator training centre to explore the Alstom Citadis Spirit simulator. Learn about how the LRV is…

Behind the Scenes : Alstom Coradia LINT simulator

O-Train Fans goes Behind the Scenes at OC Transpo's operator training centre to explore the Alstom Coradia LINT simulator. Learn about how the O-Train is…

Behind the Scenes : Transit Operations Control Centre (TOCC)

O-Train Fans goes Behind the Scenes at OC Transpo's Transit Operations Control Centre (TOCC). The TOCC is the multi-modal nerve centre of OC Transpo's entire…

Behind the Scenes : Walkley Yard - Maintenance and Storage Facility

Walkley Yard is the maintenance and storage facility that services the trains of OC Transpo's O-Train Trillium Line (Line 2). It is located just northeast…

Confederation Line - Simulated Run from Blair to Tunney's Pasture

O-Train Fans takes a ride on the Confederation Line, courtesy of OC Transpo's operator training simulator. On this less than 24 minute trip, we travel…

Confederation Line - Technical Facts with John Manconi, General Manager

John Manconi, General Manager of Transportation Services in the City of Ottawa, goes over a multitude of technical facts, features, and capabilities of the Confederation…

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Stage 2 - Confederation Line - Construction Updates

Great find. Here are some changes I noticed on my end. The path of the guideway between Blair and Montreal after reaching into the median does sweep into the eastbound lanes of the 174 for a segment, and again leaving Montreal heading east, in the…

Stage 2 - Confederation Line - Construction Updates

A new version of GeoOttawa has been released, which includes an updated, more detailed, version of the "Rail Implementation Office" layer. https://maps.ottawa.ca/geoOttawaBeta/ Notable changes to the track geometry: Tracks under the Byron Strip come together in the tunnel and spread apart for the centre platform…

Stage 2 LRT - Get Involved - Share your Snapshot Updates

Welcome @evoMR. Thank you for your interest. Please send us an email to snapshots (AT) otrainfans.ca and let us know which stations you'd like to cover, how often you would be able to contribute and why you'd like to join. Thank you.

Stage 2 LRT - Get Involved - Share your Snapshot Updates

Would love to help out for the Trillium Line South portion

Featured Content

Alstom Citadis Spirit

The Alstom Citadis Spirit is a four-module light rail vehicle (LRV) built by Alstom. The LRVs were built at Alstom's plant in Hornell, New York, the…

Alstom Coradia LINT 41

​The Alstom Coradia LINT 41 is a two-car articulated rail train built by Alstom. The acronym LINT is short for "Light Innovative Local Transport rail…

Behind the Scenes : Alstom Citadis Spirit simulator

O-Train Fans goes Behind the Scenes at OC Transpo's operator training centre to explore the Alstom Citadis Spirit simulator. Learn about how the LRV is…

Behind the Scenes : Alstom Coradia LINT simulator

O-Train Fans goes Behind the Scenes at OC Transpo's operator training centre to explore the Alstom Coradia LINT simulator. Learn about how the O-Train is…

Behind the Scenes : Transit Operations Control Centre (TOCC)

O-Train Fans goes Behind the Scenes at OC Transpo's Transit Operations Control Centre (TOCC). The TOCC is the multi-modal nerve centre of OC Transpo's entire…

Behind the Scenes : Walkley Yard - Maintenance and Storage Facility

Walkley Yard is the maintenance and storage facility that services the trains of OC Transpo's O-Train Trillium Line (Line 2). It is located just northeast…

Confederation Line - Simulated Run from Blair to Tunney's Pasture

O-Train Fans takes a ride on the Confederation Line, courtesy of OC Transpo's operator training simulator. On this less than 24 minute trip, we travel…

Confederation Line - Technical Facts with John Manconi, General Manager

John Manconi, General Manager of Transportation Services in the City of Ottawa, goes over a multitude of technical facts, features, and capabilities of the Confederation…