Extreme cold believed to be affecting Edmonton LRT near Southgate Centre

Edmonton transit staff were forced to manually control the traffic-signalling system for the LRT in a section of south Edmonton on Tuesday morning after it is believed to have experienced issues due to the extreme cold, a worker said. The…

Forget the west LRT — Edmonton needs bus rapid transit, argues city councillor

One year after calling for the west Edmonton LRT extension to be halted, Ward 9 city councillor Tim Cartmell is once again saying the city should defer the line indefinitely and redirect money to a better bus network, including bus…

New signalling system to be installed on Edmonton’s Metro Line LRT

Seven months after the original signalling contractor for the Metro Line LRT was fired, the city says a brand new system will be installed on the line. Construction and installation of a new fixed-block signalling system is scheduled to begin…