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Current Rail/Transit Bids

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"Calgary Transit service will be reduced starting April 6"

"Ridership has plunged, finances are stretched and drivers are impacted..." For full article please click here

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"RTG meets March 31 deadline to deliver plan to fix Confederation Line"

"Rideau Transit Group has delivered a plan to address the issues with the six month old Confederation Line..." For full article please click here

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"Demand for some food and consumer goods surges 500% as Canadians stock up"

"Despite the rush, vast majority of companies confident in their ability to manage logistics, freight and supply.." For full article please click here

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"Overflowing oil tanks have traders eyeing rail cars for storage"

"Oil companies are turning to rail cars to stash the crude they can’t sell, as the world runs out of places to store a growing glut of cheap barrels..." For full article...

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Current Rail/Transit Bids

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"Canada bans sick passengers from domestic air, rail travel"

"The federal government has taken another dramatic step in its battle against COVID-19..." For full article please click here

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“Government introduces Canada Emergency Response Benefit to help workers and businesses”

“The Government of Canada is taking strong, immediate and effective action to protect Canadians and the economy from the impacts...” For full article please click here

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"Medicine Hat Transit waiving fares"

"The city will be suspending transit fares indefinitely in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Effective immediately, no payment..." For full article, please click...

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"Saskatoon transit union president says drivers need more protective equipment"

"The men and women behind the wheels of Saskatoon buses want more protective gear to help ward off COVID-19, according to the president of their..." For full article please...

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Current Rail/Transit Bids

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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...