TORONTO, Nov. 4, 2011 /CNW/ - On Friday, November 11, GO Transit will
pay tribute to the many men and women who have served to
protect Canada by offering war veterans and a companion free, all-day
travel on all GO services.
Veterans are asked to identify themselves by wearing their medals,
beret, blazer, uniform or other similar belongings while travelling.
Immediate family members of deceased veterans may also ride for free
that day if carrying something to identify their relations to the late
veteran, such as service papers or an identification card.
The Royal Canadian Legion will be selling poppies until November 11 at
these GO stations: Danforth, Eglinton, Guildwood, Rouge Hill, Old
Cummer, Milliken, Long Branch, Mimico, Dixie, Weston and Etobicoke
For information about train or bus times, the public can call
416.869.3200, 1.888.GET ON GO (438.6646), or 1.800.387.3652 TTY, or
check the Schedules section at gotransit.com.
GO Transit is Metrolinx's interregional public transit system
linking Toronto with the surrounding regions of the Greater Toronto &
Hamilton Area. GO carries about 57 million passengers a year in an
extensive network of train and bus services that spans over 10,000
square kilometres. Metrolinx is an agency of the Province of Ontario.
Follow GO on Facebook (www.facebook.com/Get.on.the.GO) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/GetontheGO).
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SOURCE GO Transit
For further information:
Media enquiries - Vanessa Thomas, (416) 874.5974