How are you getting to the game? Bombers detail parking, ride options

With the first exhibition game taking place Friday at IG Field, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers are reminding fans travelling to and from home games about parking and traffic details.The stadium, located at the University of Manitoba, has 5,000 paid parking...

Winnipeg Transit director should be able to put extra buses on the street when needed: report

The power to quickly put extra buses on the road to meet the demand of large public events may be in Winnipeg’s future.The Winnipeg Public Service has recommended that the Director of Transit should have the authority to make additional...

Winnipeg transit drivers caught between union, management on ‘Free Ride Day’

May 15 2019 1:49pm It was meant to be a form of job action in protest of ongoing contract disputes with the City of Winnipeg, but not all buses appeared to be on board. ' }); } else { var...

Transit move not a legal job action: Bowman

A threatened job action by Winnipeg Transit drivers appears to have fizzled.The transit union said Monday its drivers wouldn’t be collecting fares Tuesday in protest of the ongoing disputes over its collective bargaining agreement – calling it legal job action.According...

Winnipeg Transit Plus bus repaired after photo of driver tying door closed with rope draws criticism

Winnipeg Transit Plus received some online criticism after a picture of a bus driver closing his door with rope was posted on social media.Here is my Winnipeg Transit Plus Driver tying his door shut with rope. @winnipegtransit please explain to...

Winnipeg police describe Osborne BRT axe attack

May 10 2019 5:56pm Cosnt. Rob Carver shared details of a violent incident at the Osborne Bus Rapid Transit station during the afternoon commute Thursday ' }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+""; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != "object" )...

Winnipeg bus riders react to Osborne BRT station attack

May 10 2019 5:51pm People waiting at the Osborne Rapid Transit station Friday said they were surprised to learn of other riders having been attacked with an axe the day before. ' }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+"";...

Winnipeg Transit Union rejects contract offer from city

Winnipeg’s Transit Union is resoundingly saying ‘no’ to a new contract offer from the city.More than 98 per cent of members rejected the deal on Friday.ATU Local 1505 president Aleem Chaudhary would not get into specifics when asked why the...

Bus stop sign impaled through parked car’s windshield at Winnipeg gas station

Surely this isn’t a normal sign of spring.A Winnipeg Transit bus stop sign — somehow — ended up sprouting through the windshield of a parked car at a Shell gas station on Portage Avenue Monday afternoon.The bus stop sign was...

Man arrested for assaulting women, Transit staff at downtown bus shelter

A Winnipeg man is behind bars after he was observed assaulting four people in a downtown bus shelter, say police.Glen Roger Asselin, 56, faces charges of uttering threats, possessing a weapon, and four counts of assault after the Wednesday night...
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