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July 18, 2019

Stage 2 LRT Project Update : July 8, 2019 to July 21, 2019

Overall Preparatory activities (borehole drilling, silt fence installation, site office mobilization, preconstruction surveys, etc.) are currently underway on each O-Train extension to facilitate the commencement…
July 17, 2019

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…
July 11, 2019

Memo: O-Train Line 2 - Trillium Line Service Adjustment for MTO 417 overpass works

The City of Ottawa released the following memo to media regarding the Trillium Line Service adjustments in relation to Trillium Line maintenance and highway 417…
July 10, 2019

Confederation Line Update - FEDCO - July 10, 2019

The committee received a status update on the O-Train Confederation Line project. Committee receives proposed timeline for start of Confederation Line service. Progress is being made…
July 05, 2019

Stage 2 LRT Project Update : June 24, 2019 to July 7, 2019

Overall: Preparatory activities (borehole drilling, silt fence installation, site office mobilization, pre-construction surveys, etc.) are currently underway on each O-Train extension to facilitate the commencement…
June 28, 2019

Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway Realignment – Phase 2 Update

This notice is to advise that, as part of the Stage 2 O-Train Light Rail Transit project, crews will begin to realign the Sir John…
June 20, 2019

Construction Summary (June to December 2019) : East Extension - Stage 2 LRT

This is a public notice to highlight construction that will take place for the East Extension for Stage 2 of the O-Train.
June 19, 2019

Transit Commission receives information on LRT Operational Readiness and Electric Buses

The Transit Commission received the following presentation on June 19, 2019.The following is the accompanying news release:The Transit Commission received a report regarding Customer Service…
June 18, 2019

Confederation Line aiming to open in September 2019

Today, Mayor Jim Watson and senior city staff, met with the CEO of Alstom (Henri Poupart-Lafarge) and the CEO of Rideau Transit Group (Peter Lauch)…
June 13, 2019

Thales signalling technology selected for major LRT line expansion in Canada’s national capital

Canada's National Capital relies on Thales signalling once again for its major LRT Line expansion. Thales has been contracted by East-West Connectors to provide its…
June 07, 2019

Memo: Q1 2019 Confederation Line Quarterly Memo to Council

Please find attached the O-Train Confederation Line Quarterly Memo to Council for Q1 – 2019.   Download PDF File Here
June 04, 2019

Confederation Line Update - FEDCO - June 4, 2019

The committee received a status update on the O-Train Confederation Line project.  Project status:RTG and the city held a workshop to go over the deficiencies…