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CARS Scholarship Application

Are you ( a member), or one of your immediate family members looking  to pursue or continue education in rail?  CARS Scholarship Fund application is now open for ...

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CARS Newest Member:

CARS Newest Member:  Focused Technology Solutions   Focused Technology Solutions’ state-of-the-art technology improves productivity and safety in the expanding...

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Fun Fact Friday

Shoe Fact! "The inspiration for some of the first Nikes was a waffle. While eating waffles for breakfast, Bill Bowerman thought of using the same shape as the sole of...

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CARS Members: Advertise your Career Opportunities on our website!

Our Career Opportunities page is officially up and running! As a member of CARS, your membership includes complimentary use of our Career Opportunities page to advertise all...

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Current Rail/Transit Bids

For current rail/transit bids, please click the link...

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"Edmonton city council drives regional transit forward with unanimous vote"

"In a unanimous vote Wednesday, Edmonton city councillors endorsed the creation of a Regional Transit Services Commission (RTSC)..." For full article please click here

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"Big ticket item: Region approves $104 million transit facility that could help GRT grow to townships"

"The Region of Waterloo has approved the contract for the construction of the new GRT bus maintenance facility...." For full article please click here

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CARS Members: Advertise your Career Opportunities on our website!

Our Career Opportunities page is officially up and running! As a member of CARS, your membership includes complimentary use of our Career Opportunities page to advertise all...

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Current Rail/Transit Bids

For current rail/transit bids, please click the link...

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"GO ridership from Kitchener jumps 40 per cent, Metrolinx report says"

"The number of people boarding GO trains and buses in Kitchener has jumped 40 per cent between April and December of 2019..." For full article please click here

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"Open and accepting of all': Coalition calls for free transit in Edmonton"

"A coalition of transit advocates launched a campaign Monday for free..." For full article please click here

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"Transport Canada Ups Temporary Speed Limits For Crude Trains"

"The Canadian government has revised its temporary restriction..." For full article please click here