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"New changes proposed for Winnipeg's Bus Rapid Transit system"

"The future of Winnipeg's Rapid Transit system may be taking a detour after the city announced some..." For full article please click here

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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: Medha Transportation LLC

Medha Transportation LLC Medha is an ISO 9001:2008, CMMI Level 3 and IRIS certified, R&D and manufacturing company with over 30 years experience in design, manufacture...

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CARS Newest Member: Liebherr Canada Ltd

Liebherr Canada Ltd https://www.liebherr.com/en/can/about-liebherr/liebherr-worldwide/canada/liebherr-in-canada.html  

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Fun Fact Friday

Human Body Facts:   "As you breathe, most of the air is going in and out of one nostril. Every few hours, the workload shifts to the other nostril." (Long,...

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"Expanding Summerside transit to surrounding communities 'makes sense"

"The City of Summerside, P.E.I., is taking a broad-based look at improving transit services..." For full article please click here

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"Hamilton to end paper ticket sales by September as part of Presto agreement"

"Hamilton will soon say goodbye to paper Hamilton Street Railway (HSR) tickets...." For full article please click here

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"Vancouver mayor in Ottawa to lobby for millions in transit funding"

  "Mayor Kennedy Stewart renewed a request Tuesday by the region’s mayors to have the federal government agree to spend $..." For full article please click here

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"Falcon Announcement"

Falcon Equipment introduces their newest partner in Calgary, Alberta - Brandell Diesel! Surrey, BC, February 3, 2020 – Falcon Equipment Ltd. (Falcon) has announced their...

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"Seattle transit authority buys 40 battery-powered buses from Winnipeg-based company, plans to order 80 more"

"NFI Group is about to finalize its largest order for battery-electric buses to the Seattle-area transit agency, signalling broader market readiness.." For full article...

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"Vancouver transit exec applauds London's interest in electric bus fleet"

"As London Transit launches a feasibility study into the possibility of deploying electric buses, an official with TransLink in Metro Vancouver is cheering the city...

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"TransLink prepares for snow, warns travellers of possible service impacts"

" TransLink is warning transit users they could see impacts to service on Tuesday because of anticipated snowfall..." For full article please click here