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August 06, 2020

Rail Fans - VLOG #1

Click here to view the Video In my first Rail Fans VLOG, I talk a bit about myself, where my interest in transit and rail…
August 05, 2020

Have your say: Stage 2 O-Train station names

OC Transpo has launched a public consultation to select the names for the 24 new stations that are part of the Stage 2 O-Train expansion…
August 04, 2020

Memo: O-Train Line 1 Confederation Line Fleet Availability Update

Please find attached a memo update on O-Train Line 1 Confederation Line's Fleet Availability.Source : City of Ottawa  The purpose of this memorandum is to…
July 30, 2020

Memo: O-Train Stage 1 and Stage 2 Quarterly Memo to Council (Q2 2020)

Please find attached the O-Train Stage 1 and Stage 2 Quarterly Memo to Council (Q2 2020).Source : City of Ottawa  The following information outlines the…
July 10, 2020

TSB launches investigation into wheel cracks on Ottawa Light Rail Transit vehicles

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is conducting a class 3 investigation after cracks were found on a total of four wheels on three…
July 10, 2020

Memo: Notification of Transportation Safety Board Investigation into Confederation Line Wheel Cracks

Please find attached a memo regarding the notification of Transportation Safety Board investigation into Confederation Line wheel cracks.  Download PDF File Here
July 10, 2020

O-Train Line 1 : Service update for July 10, 2020

Further to the General Manager's email on Wednesday, RTG has requested additional time to continue their track and infrastructure work. As a result, the following…
July 09, 2020

Committee approves intensification near LRT stations

The City's Planning Committee today approved several high-rise buildings that promise new apartments within a short walk of LRT stations. The move would help the…
July 07, 2020

O-Train Line 1 : Early Evening Closure

Line 1 will be shutting down approximately 2 hrs earlier this evening and possibly additional evenings this week. RTG has asked for additional time during…
July 04, 2020

O-Train Line 1 : Service Update for July 4, 2020

Alstom RTG/RTM have completed the inspections on the entire fleet with the exception of three vehicles that are in maintenance for other maintenance - they…
July 03, 2020

O-Train Line 1 : Service Update for July 3, 2020

This morning a reduced number of trains are in service on Line 1, the Confederation Line. While undertaking yesterday's maintenance program one train wheel set…
July 01, 2020

Brand new version of the O-Train Fans System Map - Now Available!

10 months later and rewritten from scratch, the brand new version of the O-Train Fans system map is now available! You can view it here…