Notice: O-Train Line 1 Maintenance

April 30, 2020   O-Train Line 1 will close temporarily and be replaced by R1 bus service on Saturday, May 2 and Sunday, May 3, and again from Saturday, May 9 until Wednesday, May 13. These closures will enable Rideau Transit Group the opportunity to complete maintenance activities and work relating to issues that have…

Public involvement in Stage 2 LRT east-end stations

Last week, the City conducted a virtual meeting with key stakeholders to present and receive feedback about connectivity plans for east-end light rail transit stations. I was extremely impressed by the engagement of the East Connectivity Public Advisory Committee, which included representatives from community associations, the business community, Bike Ottawa, accessibility, older adult, and safety…

Stage 2 LRT Update

O-Train Trillium Line South Extension– Walkley Maintenance and Storage Facility (MSF)– Helical pile installation is underway.– Helical pile installation is a ground anchoring system used for constructing foundations. Similar to a screw being drilled into a piece of wood, helical piles are run into the ground in a spiral, creating an anchor for the foundation.…