The City of Ottawa has created a showcase of OC Transpo’s new light rail vehicle that will be used on the O-Train Confederation Line in 2018 at the Aberdeen Pavilion. Residents are invited to experience this world-class vehicle first-hand while it is on display. This is an exciting milestone for the City, and I hope […]
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Please be advised that System Acceptance Testing (SAT) of the Expanded O-Train/Trillium Line will begin as early as Sunday, January 18, 2015. SAT is being implemented to identify any unforeseen issues that require debugging and adjusting and for Light Rail Operator (LRO) familiarization. This testing lasting approximately 4 weeks will take place overnights Sundays through […]
I would like to thank all residents who attended the public meeting last night on the Trillium Line (O-Train) Extension project for the update on the future of our City’s transit system. For those of you who were not able to attend the meeting, here are a few facts on the Trillium Line Extension: Is […]
Please be advised that beginning as early as Sunday, January 11th for approximately 1 week, there will be overnight construction work happening along the O-Train/Trillium corridor. This will involve vehicles traveling along the corridor as well as construction activities with hand tools. Low to moderate impacts are expected.
I am happy to share with you the City’s new quarterly newsletter for the Confederation Line. In addition to a general project overview and some interesting Confederation Line facts, the newsletter includes information on project milestones as well as upcoming activities for the quarter. I would be happy to share any feedback you provide on […]
Public information meetings are scheduled for Jan 13, 2015 from 6 –8pm at the Jim Durrell Recreation Centre and Jan 15, 2015, 6- 8pm at the St. Anthony’s Banquet Hall. The purpose of these meetings is to present and receive feedback on the draft evaluation of alternatives for new stations, grade-separated crossings, Airport branch alignments […]
The O-Train Trillium Line expansion project is nearing completion with the testing, commissioning and final construction work underway. O-Train users will see significant benefits from the expansion which will increase the capacity and frequency of train service through the expanded Trillium Line. A new Centralized Traffic Control System has been implemented as part of the […]