Category Archives: O-Train

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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City of Ottawa and partners launch Stage 2 LRT funding request

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson, Council members, and representatives from Ottawa’s business, tourism and academic communities have united together to officially launch the City’s LRT Stage 2 funding request to the federal and provincial governments.  The Stage 2 project will further reduce commute times by adding 19 new stations and 30 kilometres of rail to […]

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O-Train Confederation Line track installation begins with laying of first rail

Ottawa – Today, Royal Galipeau, MP (Ottawa–Orléans), Bob Chiarelli, MPP (Ottawa West–Nepean) and Mayor Jim Watson installed the first official rail track of the O-Train Confederation Line light rail transit project. This milestone sets the stage for the City’s Transitway to be converted to light rail, beginning this summer. Construction of the track along the entire line […]

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Feedback sought on Confederation Line West Extension to Baseline and Bayshore Stations

Ottawa – The City of Ottawa invites residents to provide feedback on the recommendations for the environmental assessment study for the Confederation Line West LRT Extension. This is an opportunity to learn about and discuss the overall plan and recommendations for the extension of the Confederation Line from Tunney’s Pasture to Baseline and Bayshore Stations. […]

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