In exactly one year — May 24, 2018 — the city’s light-rail contractor, Rideau Transit Group, is expected to hand over the keys to Ottawa’s brand new, $2.1-billion Confederation LRT Line.
Nearly five years in the making, it will be the busiest LRT line in North America on its first
Trains running on the Confederation Line will have 14 double doors and will provide low-floor access that is level with the station platform.
Customers using a mobility device will enter the train from any convenient point, and will find a clearly marked cooperative seating area beside each doorway, which
New spring schedules, service adjustments and new route numbers take effect Sunday, April 23. Many of the changes happening this spring will help us get ready for rail and prepare for the opening of the O-Train Confederation Line. Use the Travel Planner for updated schedules and spring itineraries.
In a recent decision, the Honourable Justice Marrocco of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice denied the request of the Amalgamated Transit Union Local 113 and Robert Kinnear (the “Applicants”) to restrain the TTC from conducting the random drug and alcohol testing of its employees.
The random testing applies to