Latest News

Latest News

This page presents developments that relate to issues examined by CARS.

Find an Article

{$img-alt}

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 ...

{$img-alt}

CARS Recap: Advertise your Career Opportunities with CARS!

Our Career Opportunities page is officially up and running! Check it out here: https://railwaysuppliers.ca/careers   If you would like to advertise your company's current...

{$img-alt}

Fun Fact Friday

A very handy fact! "There are no muscles in your fingers: Their function is controlled by muscles in your palms and arms." (Donvito, 2019)       References Donvito,...

{$img-alt}

Current Transit/Rail Opportunities

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

{$img-alt}

"Edmonton metro region to consider combining transit systems"

"City councils in Edmonton, St. Albert, Leduc and 10 other municipalities in the metropolitan area will consider combining resources to create a single transit system to...

{$img-alt}

"LRT Lemon or growing pains?- Transit Commision Special Meeting today"

"Four months after it was launched, the LRT has been plagued by jammed doors, faulty switches, computer failure,  a snapped power cable and constant delays..." For full...

{$img-alt}

"Discount for GO Transit, TTC riders ends March 31 after province pulls funding"

"Ontario's regional transit agency says a subsidy that provides discounted fares for riders using GO Transit and Toronto's transit system in the same trip will ends March...

{$img-alt}

"City council unanimously passes Transit Windsor's 8-year master plan"

"Windsor city councillors used a portion of Monday evening's meeting to unanimously pass Transit Windsor's eight-year road master plan. ..." For full article please click...

{$img-alt}

"Governments invest in green public transit in Guelph"

"The projects involve replacing diesel buses with electrics and a new bus storage facility equipped with charging stations..."   For full article, please click here

{$img-alt}

“Canada Infrastructure Bank says 'organizational changes' behind loss of second executive in matter of months"

"The head of project development at the $35-billion Canada Infrastructure Bank has left the organization, the second executive in a matter of months to depart from the...

{$img-alt}

"New railway safety gates enable White Rock to ban train horn-blowing in city"

"Starting this week, White Rock residents will endure less noise pollution as a result of changes made by the city...." For full article please click here

{$img-alt}

Fun Fact Friday

"Do you dream in black and white? If so, the chances are you are over 55 and were brought up watching a monochrome television set. New research suggests that the type of...