Category Archives: O-Train

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Reminder: New traffic pattern as OC Transpo adjusts Transitway routes between Merton Street and Empress Avenue for O-Train Confederation Line construction

Ottawa – Starting Sunday, January 17, the next phase of OC Transpo route adjustments to accommodate O-Train Confederation Line construction will take effect. These adjustments require the closure of the Transitway roadway just west of downtown, between Merton Street and Empress Avenue. Buses will now run on the newly constructed bus-only lanes along Scott and […]

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Tremblay Station construction on O-Train Confederation Line on track

Ottawa –The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, John Fraser, Member of Provincial Parliament, Ottawa South, and Mayor Jim Watson visited the construction site for the future Tremblay Station, which showcases how progress on the O-Train Confederation Line LRT project remains on track, on time and on budget. “Once completed, the O-Train Confederation […]

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OC Transpo adjusts service for O-Train Confederation Line construction and makes winter schedule changes

Ottawa – Starting Sunday, December 20, the next phase of OC Transpo service adjustments to accommodate O-Train Confederation Line construction will take effect. These service adjustments require the closure of the Transitway roadway between Lees and Hurdman stations. Additional adjustments will start Sunday, January 17, and will require the closure of the Transitway roadway between […]

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O-Train Bayview Platform and Trillium Line Scheduled Maintenance

The purpose of this memo is to inform you of upcoming construction work associated with the Confederation Line and scheduled maintenance work that will impact the O-Train’s Trillium Line. Bayview Station Platform Relocation In order to accommodate the construction of the Confederation Line’s future Bayview Station, last week the Rideau Transit Group began work to […]

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Update on Transit Service during Confederation Line Construction – December 2015 and January 2016

Ottawa – Councillor Stephen Blais, Chair of the Transit Commission, and John Manconi, OC Transpo General Manager, along with staff from the Rail Implementation Office and OC Transpo delivered a technical briefing today on the next phase of transit service adjustments to allow for O-Train Confederation Line construction. Transit service between Lees and Hurdman Stations […]

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Notice of Commencement of Transit Project Assessment Process Trillium Line Extension

The Project The City of Ottawa is developing a plan to extend and expand the City’s existing diesel-powered O-Train Trillium Line service from Greenboro Station to Riverside South (Bowesville Road) and to the Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport. The plan will include options to service the growing communities of Riverside South and Leitrim, the Airport and […]

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Airport Parkway Safety Audit #2

Councillor Riley Brockington and Councillor Diane Deans to lead 2nd Safety Audit of the Airport Parkway Pedestrian Bridge and connecting Pathways. On February 3rd, 2015, Councillors Diane Deans and Riley Brockington led a group of residents, city officials and OC Transpo personnel on a safety audit of the Airport Parkway Pedestrian Bridge and surrounding pathways. […]

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O-Train Trillium Line temporarily replaced by Route 107 overnight Friday, August 21 [cancelled]

UPDATE:  O-Train Trillium Line still in service Friday night August 21, 2015 – Ottawa – The closure of the O-Train Trillium Line initially scheduled for the night of Friday, August 21, is no longer required.  The specialized equipment supplied and operated by our track maintenance contractor required for this service is not available for the […]

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