A man wears a 'Ride with Pride' T-shirt next to a GO bus wrapped in a similar rainbow pattern.

Metrolinx is ready to celebrate Pride 2022 live and in-person

Pride Month is well underway, and Metrolinx employees will be participating for the tenth year. Read on to learn more about Metrolinx’s involvement in this year’s Pride celebrations. Pride is back in person this year – and the Metrolinx team is participating in the festivities for the tenth year. Employees from across the transit organization, including the Metrolinx Pride 365 committee, have worked hard to … Continue reading Metrolinx is ready to celebrate Pride 2022 live and in-person

Metrolinx unveils new bus wrap ahead of Toronto Pride parade

A specially wrapped GO Bus will soon hit the road and take part in this year’s Pride celebration, which returns in person for the first time since 2019. Metrolinx is a long-standing partner and ally for Toronto Pride and is unveiling the new special edition GO Bus to mark the occasion. See the images below of the bus that will be in service across the … Continue reading Metrolinx unveils new bus wrap ahead of Toronto Pride parade

Metrolinx kicks off Pride month – meet the transit agency’s Pride committee chairs

With Pride month officially in full swing, Metrolinx is ready to kick things off. Keep reading to learn what Pride means to Metrolinx, as told by the transit agency’s Pride 365 committee chairs. Pride month is here, and in-person festivities are back. And this means a lot to the employees at Metrolinx and the broader LGBTQ2S+ community. The members of Pride 365, an employee resource … Continue reading Metrolinx kicks off Pride month – meet the transit agency’s Pride committee chairs

Special edition Pride GO Bus hits the streets this week

Pride month is in full swing, and Metrolinx is involved in several ways. From a newly wrapped Pride GO Bus, to DriveN’Drag teaparties, and virtual Pride parades – it’s action packed. Take a look at the new bus and find out how you get can involved below. As Metrolinx continues to celebrate Pride Month, a specially-wrapped double-decker GO Bus hits the road – and everyone … Continue reading Special edition Pride GO Bus hits the streets this week

A man wears a 'Ride with Pride' T-shirt next to a GO bus wrapped in a similar rainbow pattern.

Metrolinx joins Pride Toronto for 40th anniversary celebrations

As Pride marks a major milestone despite COVID-19, Metrolinx is wearing the Pride colours proudly inside, and out. Find out more about the festivities coming up this month and what it means to Metrolinx staff. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Toronto Pride parade and festivities are carrying on despite the lingering pandemic. Pride Toronto has once again adapted their programming for 2021 … Continue reading Metrolinx joins Pride Toronto for 40th anniversary celebrations

Pride Parade participants wave a giant rainbow flag in the Toronto streets

Pride rolls on and moves online – Here’s how you can join Metrolinx in the virtual parade

Metrolinx is showing the love for Pride and not letting COVID-19 get in the way of a good thing. Staff across the transit agency will be online this weekend to mark the annual Pride parade held every year in Toronto. Supporting LGBTQ+ employees and allies is part of Metrolinx’s inclusion efforts, and this year’s unique circumstances mean people have to get creative. Metrolinx has been … Continue reading Pride rolls on and moves online – Here’s how you can join Metrolinx in the virtual parade

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Transit officer turns online gaming into reality cheque for charity – COVID mandated seclusion used to support Wigs for Kids

Many of us are spending self-isolation in front of small and big screens. Metrolinx Transit special constable Walter Ribeiro – helped by his young daughters – found a way to make his gaming passion raise needed funds for a remarkable cause. In these COVID-19 days, there are a lot of frustrated parents who are telling their kids to take a break from their devices. But … Continue reading Transit officer turns online gaming into reality cheque for charity – COVID mandated seclusion used to support Wigs for Kids

A GO bus diplays 'Happy Pride' across the destination message, above the driver.

Metrolinx is all geared up for Toronto Pride 2019

Vehicles and staff are ready for a safe weekend of celebrating that goes beyond the festival weekend. We’re dressed up. We’re ready. And we can’t wait for this particular weekend. Metrolinx staff are all geared up to participate in the 2019 Pride Parade in Toronto this festival weekend (June 21-23), accompanied by the recently debuted ‘Ride With Pride’ GO Transit bus, which is wrapped in … Continue reading Metrolinx is all geared up for Toronto Pride 2019

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This wrap’s just the start – ‘Ride with Pride’ GO bus makes big entrance

We unveil our freshly wrapped Pride GO bus in Bowmanville. There are times when you just need to stand out for good reason. On June 13, Metrolinx unveiled this year’s ‘Ride with Pride’ GO bus at the Bowmanville Rainbow Crosswalk dedication ceremony in the city’s east end. It is the first rainbow crosswalk in Durham region, located at the intersection of Mearns Ave and Apple … Continue reading This wrap’s just the start – ‘Ride with Pride’ GO bus makes big entrance