London Transit shifts gears as ridership hits highest level in two years

London Transit is boosting almost all its less-frequent routes where buses travel just once every hour as part of 2022 upgrades. Those improvements — once in doubt because of driver shortages, supply chain tie-ups and budget uncertainties — are expected to be approved by the London Transit Commission (LTC) Wednesday and rolled out in September. […]

Nearly one in six London Transit buses idled as COVID snarls parts supply

Think the global supply chain problems caused by COVID-19 are only felt at the grocery store or with that backordered couch you bought? Think again. London Transit Commission has been forced to sideline 15 per cent of its fleet because it can’t get parts needed to repair them. There’s no panic yet for the transit […]

Nearly one in six London Transit buses idled as COVID snarls parts supply

Think the global supply chain problems caused by COVID-19 are only felt at the grocery store or with that backordered couch you bought? Think again. London Transit Commission has been forced to sideline 15 per cent of its fleet because it can’t get parts needed to repair them. There’s no panic yet for the transit […]

London transit system getting $11M gas-tax boost: MPP

The City of London will get about $11.1 million this year from Ontario’s gas tax program, the province announced Wednesday. St. Thomas will receive about $423,000 under the program, which sends two cents on every litre sold at the pumps to municipal transit systems. “Supporting public transit systems is more important than ever as communities […]