“Hero” GO Transit bus driver steers passengers to safety after windshield shatters

Rachelle Kaas was heading south on Hwy. 115 Saturday, June 30 when she noticed a crack in the bottom of the windshield. Kaas, a veteran GO Transit bus driver with almost 17 years at the wheel, had just left the Millbrook/Cavan GO carpool lot in Peterborough with a bus load of passengers. She was driving … Continue reading “Hero” GO Transit bus driver steers passengers to safety after windshield shatters

Bus service to Muskoka sold out to start new GO Transit and Ontario Northland partnership

No matter what the weather in the Muskoka region was like over the August long weekend, one thing passengers heading north on board transit appreciated was how seamless their ride was from Union Station to  cottage country. The first few days of a combined weekend service from GO Transit and Ontario Northland proved to be … Continue reading Bus service to Muskoka sold out to start new GO Transit and Ontario Northland partnership

Community Connectors are changing how Metrolinx talks transit

A personal approach to talking transit, LRTs and construction When Sulema James walks into the local grocery store, she’s not there to buy milk or eggs, but speak to the small business owner about the future transit that will be running in front of their shop in Hamilton. This good neighbour approach is what the … Continue reading Community Connectors are changing how Metrolinx talks transit