New driver safety shields installed in 4 Edmonton buses

The first safety shields are being installed on four Edmonton Transit Service buses this week. It’s a metal door that, when closed, isolates the driver from the bus. However, the top half is open to the vehicle with a power…

Watch: Maintenance to LRT line leading to closed station, temporary changes to service

Craig McKeown, director of engineering and maintenance for Edmonton Transit, and Brad Smid, acting director of LRT infrastructure delivery, outline upcoming transit changes at Central LRT station in Edmonton, on Tuesday, March 26, 2019. The station will be closed from…

Edmonton bus driver praised for helping homeless man in freezing cold

February 12 2019 1:05am An Edmonton bus driver is being called a hero after saving a homeless man from the cold. Albert Delitala has the details. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object”…

Park-and-ride changes at Century Park LRT station coming March 1

January 31 2019 9:07am Bad news for motorists who use the Century Park transit centre park and ride —changes are coming March 1. As Kent Morrison explains, that means hundreds with reserved spots could soon be out of luck. ‘…

Closed LRT station elevator frustrates Edmonton parents with stroller

Mack Male and his wife Sharon Yeo live in downtown Edmonton and are avid users of the transit system. That lifestyle didn’t change when their daughter was born. But on Tuesday afternoon, the couple hit a snag while trying to…

Edmonton LRT system-wide closure on Jan. 27 for Thales signal testing

The entire LRT network across Edmonton will be closed to passengers on Sunday as the city continues to test the signalling system by Thales — the contractor behind the Metro LRT system. Story continues below From 5 a.m. until the…

Edmonton LRT system-wide closure Sunday morning for Thales signal testing

The entire LRT network across Edmonton will be closed to passengers for several hours on Sunday as the city tests the signalling system by Thales — the contractor behind the Metro LRT system. Story continues below From 5 a.m. until…