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Metrolinx expands fleet of mobile COVID vaccine clinics

As the province begins to emerge from the pandemic, Metrolinx is ensuring the work continues to support people getting fully protected from COVID-19. Metrolinx partnered with the Government of Ontario last summer on mobile vaccine clinics. And the GO-VAXX program has been so successful, the fleet recently expanded again. Metrolinx is adding to its fleet of green GO mobile vaccine buses to help push back … Continue reading Metrolinx expands fleet of mobile COVID vaccine clinics

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Metrolinx announces mandatory COVID-19 vaccination for employees

As the more contagious Delta variant continues to circulate, Metrolinx is implementing even stronger measures to ensure as many people as possible get fully vaccinated and are protected. Since the COVID-19 pandemic began in March 2020, Metrolinx invested in a multi-layered approach to safety to lower the risk and control the spread. This strategy included implementing over 40 safety measures – like mandatory masks, protective … Continue reading Metrolinx announces mandatory COVID-19 vaccination for employees

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Metrolinx COVID update

Metrolinx has kept customers and communities updated throughout the pandemic when it comes to staff who have tested positive for COVID. Here is the latest update. In the past week, five additional Metrolinx employees and one Bombardier contract employee have tested positive for COVID-19. In four of the cases, the affected staff members were either working from home or had not been at work since … Continue reading Metrolinx COVID update

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Metrolinx COVID update

Metrolinx has kept customers and communities updated throughout the pandemic when it comes to staff who have tested positive for COVID. Here is the latest update. In the past week, four additional Metrolinx employees have tested positive for COVID-19. The staff were either working from home or have not been at work since prior to November 17; therefore no other staff nor customers were potentially … Continue reading Metrolinx COVID update

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Metrolinx COVID update

Metrolinx has kept customers and communities updated throughout the pandemic when it comes to staff who have tested positive for COVID. Here is the latest update. In the past week, four additional Metrolinx employees have tested positive for COVID-1 – two of the staff have been working exclusively at home; another is a bus operator who has not been at work since Nov. 9; and … Continue reading Metrolinx COVID update

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Metrolinx COVID-19 update

Metrolinx has constantly updated incidents where transit staff, and customers, may have tested positive for COVID-19. Here’s the latest. We have been informed that a Metrolinx employee who is working from home as well as another staff member in bus maintenance have both tested positive for COVID-19. Neither employee has had any contact with customers. We are telling the public out of an abundance of … Continue reading Metrolinx COVID-19 update

Metrolinx video shows customers why it is safer than ever to take transit

A lot has changed since the pandemic began, but one thing that hasn’t is Metrolinx’s commitment to your safety. Over the last 18 months, Metrolinx has implemented dozens of safety measures to keep staff and customers safe. As vaccinations ramp up, more people are coming back to transit. Here’s a breakdown of the changes Metrolinx has made since you’ve been gone. For the first time … Continue reading Metrolinx video shows customers why it is safer than ever to take transit

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Metrolinx COVID update

Metrolinx has kept customers and communities updated throughout the pandemic when it comes to staff who have tested positive for COVID. Here is the latest update. Metrolinx has been informed that two employees have tested positive for COVID-19. Both are bus operators, one from Steeprock and the other from Streetsville garage, and both were last at work on November 9. They were wearing face-coverings and … Continue reading Metrolinx COVID update

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Metrolinx COVID update

Metrolinx has constantly updated incidents where transit staff, and customers, may have tested positive for COVID-19. Here’s the latest. Metrolinx has been informed that a bus operator has tested positive for COVID-19. The last day of work for the driver was Nov. 4 and they had no contact with customers on that day. All staff wear personal protective equipment at work and the bus operators … Continue reading Metrolinx COVID update