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Fun Fact Friday

Fun Fact Friday

Did you know... "While “nut” is in their name, peanuts are in fact legumes. Peanuts actually grow underground, as opposed to nuts like walnuts, almonds, etc. that grow...

Current Rail/Transit Bids

Current Rail/Transit Bids

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

"Edmonton could shut down public transit for the summer, mayor says"

"Edmonton could shut down public transit for the summer, mayor says"

"The mayor, an advocate of public transit and active transportation, said ..." Click here for full article

"Face coverings could be commonplace on OC Transpo: City Staff"

"Face coverings could be commonplace on OC Transpo: City Staff"

"The Ontario Government is now recommending people wear face coverings when physical distancing ..." Click here for full article

"Canada’s New Coronavirus Face Mask Rules: What You Need To Know"

"Canada’s New Coronavirus Face Mask Rules: What You Need To Know"

"Wearing non-medical face coverings in public in Canada was no longer simply suggested..." Click here for full article

Current Rail/Transit Bids

Current Rail/Transit Bids

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

"Expect to pay for Grand River Transit starting June 1"

"Expect to pay for Grand River Transit starting June 1"

"The region started offering free fares on April 1 when it introduced rear-boarding on buses ..." Click here for full article

"What Canada Is Getting Right With Its COVID-19 Economic Response Plan"

"What Canada Is Getting Right With Its COVID-19 Economic Response Plan"

"Last week, the Canadian Government announced a raft of new measures to support businesses..."   Click here for full article

"Canada joins COVID-19 vaccine race after okaying trials of frontrunner"

"Canada joins COVID-19 vaccine race after okaying trials of frontrunner"

"The plan announced by Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau on Saturday involves the most advanced vaccine..." Click here for full article

"Some businesses take first, cautious steps to reopening after long weekend"

"Some businesses take first, cautious steps to reopening after long weekend"

"Ontario and British Columbia have given the go-ahead to certain retail stores to open their doors today..." Click here for full article

Fun Fact Friday

Fun Fact Friday

Did you know.... "There’s only one letter that doesn’t appear in any U.S. state name! Can you guess the answer to this random fact? You’ll find a Z (Arizona), a J...

CARS RECAP: National Railway Day: New Speaker Announced

CARS RECAP: National Railway Day: New Speaker Announced

CARS is excited to announce a new speaker for the upcoming National Railway Day Conference 2020! Faye Ackermans Member of the Transportation Safety Board of...