You have to see this LEGO GO bus terminal and hear the emotional story behind it

Ethan Thompson is using LEGO to pay tribute to his late grandfather. It may be unconventional, but it’s no less impactful. Check out the lifelike GO bus terminal and the bigger story behind the blocks. Brick by brick, Ethan Thompson is building on his family’s transit legacy. And the most important pieces add up to a tribute to his grandfather, and his life’s work serving … Continue reading You have to see this LEGO GO bus terminal and hear the emotional story behind it

A bus is shown on a highway.

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 bus operator who covers GO Bus Route 36 between Brampton and York Mills has tested positive for COVID-19. The last day of work for the driver was October 25. All staff wear PPE at work and the bus operators … Continue reading Metrolinx COVID-19 update

Bus driver inspecting the exterior of the GO bus before departing the garage

The GO bus trip that’s lasted more than 40 years – Meet a veteran driver who’s been behind the wheel for almost as long as GO bus has existed

The iconic green and white GO bus system recently celebrated half a century of service. Over the past few weeks, we’ve looked at some of the vehicles that got us this far. Now, we want to introduce you to just one of the drivers who’s seen the miles, and history, unfold right in front of his windshield. Mike Pritchard doesn’t just commute to work – … Continue reading The GO bus trip that’s lasted more than 40 years – Meet a veteran driver who’s been behind the wheel for almost as long as GO bus has existed

Imag a GO bus.e of Bryan in front of a bus.

GO bus driver steps in to help young woman being stalked at night

GO Transit drivers are taught to be aware of things even beyond the route ahead and time of their next stop. Recently, training, intuition and humanity saw driver Bryan Jeresano notice an 18-year-old student standing with a worried look, as she waited for a ride at night. What Jeresano did next – and why the woman looked concerned – is being heralded as heroic. It … Continue reading GO bus driver steps in to help young woman being stalked at night