Travellers leave GO trains at Union Station.

Metrolinx updates COVID-19 cases

Throughout the pandemic, the transit agency has constantly updated the public on any new cases of the virus among its employees. Here are the latest results. Metrolinx has been informed that an office employee has tested positive for COVID-19. The staff member has not been at the office since September 24 and appears to have contracted the virus from outside the work location. There is … Continue reading Metrolinx updates COVID-19 cases

A man wipes down GO bus seats.

Metrolinx releases COVID-19 measures update for GO Transit and UP Express

The transit agency has responded to an announcement by Toronto Public Health officials of two more people testing positive for the virus in Toronto, including one who used GO Transit. Health officials say the risk of transmission on public transit is considered low. Here’s the latest. While the risk remains low, Metrolinx is working closely with Toronto Public Health, after it was announced a 40-year-old … Continue reading Metrolinx releases COVID-19 measures update for GO Transit and UP Express

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Metrolinx is prepared for COVID-19 and is taking proactive steps to keep everyone safe

Metrolinx continues to monitor the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, and is taking active steps to make sure vehicles are clean for customers. Amid world-wide questions over COVID-19 – commonly known as ‘coronavirus’ – the safety and health of our staff and customers is central to everything we do at Metrolinx. It’s why more than six weeks ago, during the very infancy of the global COVID-19 … Continue reading Metrolinx is prepared for COVID-19 and is taking proactive steps to keep everyone safe