Metrolinx strengthens safety measures as COVID cases increase

Since the pandemic began just over a year ago, Metrolinx has kept everyone updated on actions to limit the spread of the virus and the number of staff who have tested positive for COVID-19, including any efforts to support public health officials in contact tracing. This week, Metrolinx has had seven additional staff and several … Continue reading Metrolinx strengthens safety measures as COVID cases increase

So you’ve been away from GO Transit during a year of fighting COVID-19 – Counting some of the changes since many riders last got on board

As we eclipse one year since Ontario – along with much of the world – began a battle against the most dangerous pandemic in generations, we thought it was time to break down some other important numbers. As many former GO Transit and UP Express customers begin to anticipate a welcome return to journeys, thanks … Continue reading So you’ve been away from GO Transit during a year of fighting COVID-19 – Counting some of the changes since many riders last got on board

Metrolinx marks anniversary of first COVID-19 lockdown – Changes? Anne Marie Aikins touches on just a few

Word of a novel pneumonia virus began circulating around the globe in late 2019. The Metrolinx Incident Command Team began its work early in 2020 to ensure we were ready. When the first lockdown began in mid-March 2020, no one could ignore the reality that a global pandemic was upon us. But that was just … Continue reading Metrolinx marks anniversary of first COVID-19 lockdown – Changes? Anne Marie Aikins touches on just a few

Metrolinx COVID-19 update for March 5, 2021 – Cases reported after three-week lull

Since the pandemic began almost a year ago in March 2020, Metrolinx has kept customers and communities updated when it comes to both the efforts to limit the spread of the virus and the number of staff who have tested positive for COVID-19, including any efforts to support public health officials in contact tracing. After … Continue reading Metrolinx COVID-19 update for March 5, 2021 – Cases reported after three-week lull

Metrolinx COVID update for Feb. 26, 2021 – No new staff cases in past two weeks

Since the pandemic began in March 2020, Metrolinx has kept customers and communities updated when it comes to both the efforts to limit the spread of the virus and the number of staff who have tested positive for COVID, including any efforts to support public health officials in contact tracing. For the second week in … Continue reading Metrolinx COVID update for Feb. 26, 2021 – No new staff cases in past two weeks

COVID-19 update – Passenger aboard GO Transit Barrie train trips tests positive for COVID ‘variant of concern’

Since the pandemic began in March 2020, Metrolinx has kept customers and communities updated when it comes to both the efforts to limit the spread of the virus and the number of staff who have tested positive for COVID, including any outbreaks. This latest update includes information about a GO train customer who has tested … Continue reading COVID-19 update – Passenger aboard GO Transit Barrie train trips tests positive for COVID ‘variant of concern’