Police are looking for a man who assaulted a Customer Service Ambassador and GO train Engineer. Durham Regional Police are searching for a suspect who violently attacked two crew members of a Lakeshore East train last Wednesday evening (August 5). The GO train was just pulling into Whitby GO, on its way west toward Union Station, when the Customer Service Ambassador was confronted by a … Continue reading GO train crew attacked at Whitby GO Station – Do you know the suspect?
The 500,000 square foot facility is the first LEED Gold facility of its kind and size in Canada. The Whitby Rail Maintenance Facility (WRMF), holds many secrets. Opened in 2018 to provide maintenance, repair and day-to-day cleaning and upkeep of GO trains, the facility, located at 625 Victoria Street East, in Whitby, not only doesn’t look like many other industrial buildings, it was built with … Continue reading Whitby Rail Maintenance Facility holds design secrets – See why it’s healthier than your average workplace
New yellow tactile and digital signs are just some of the improvements coming to the station as Metrolinx continues with its Early Stations Improvement Project. Here’s a rundown. If things look busy at Whitby GO, it’s because the station is getting some upgrades. As of today (June 8),the west half of the island platform is closed on both sides until the end of summer to … Continue reading Significant changes coming to Whitby GO station – Here’s what customers need to know today and for the summer
Group of engineering students toured the Whitby Maintenance Facility, and were given an intimate glimpse into what it takes to help shape the future of one of North America’s largest transit agencies. As a young girl, Rachel Lynds spent countless hours taking apart and fixing small electronics. No piece was too tiny. No system too imposing. Now a fourth year Faculty of Engineering and Applied … Continue reading Next generation of female engineers and potential transit designers get inside state-of-art facility – and up close with Metrolinx mentors