NORTH BAY, ON, Jan. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - On Friday, January 27, 2012, Hon.
Rick Bartolucci, MPP (Sudbury) and Minister of Northern Development and
Mines, joined Paul Goulet, President and CEO of Ontario Northland, to
officially open the company's Sudbury Bus Depot.
Employees, charter motor coach clients, city officials, and government
representatives were also present to celebrate the opening of the
"I am pleased that this modern, new bus depot location will help provide
better service for users of Ontario Northland in Sudbury," said
Ontario Northland provides north and southbound bus service from this
location, in addition to bus parcel express shipping. The new depot is
a contemporary space that provides customers with WIFI connectivity,
easy access and plentiful parking.
"I am proud to be in Sudbury today to open our new station," stated Paul
Goulet, President and CEO of Ontario Northland. "We look forward to
continuing to provide reliable transportation service to Sudbury and
increasing our presence in this community."
9000 ft2 building with two bus bays
To Timmins - 5:30 p.m.
To Toronto - 7:00 a.m., 10:15 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
From Toronto - 4:45 a.m., 8:00 p.m., 11:45 p.m.
From Timmins - 3:55 p.m.
Over 250,000 passengers choose Ontario Northland bus transportation each
Ontario Northland operates 8 stations and works with 60 agencies
Ontario Northland provides over 800 charter bus service days each year
to clients such as the Sudbury Wolves and Cambrian College
Ontera, Ontario Northland's telecommunications company, has relocated
its Sudbury office into the facility
The depot is open 7 days a week from 6:30 a.m. to midnight
The mailing address is 1663 The Kingsway, Sudbury, Ontario, P3A 2T4 and
the phone number is 705.222.6682
Ontario Northland, an Agency of the Province of Ontario, was established
in 1902 and is a recognized leader in promoting sustainable economic
growth by establishing and operating transportation and
telecommunication links, primarily in Northeastern Ontario. With
approximately 1,000 employees who live and work in the North, Ontario
Northland and the economic activity it stimulates, has a dramatic
impact in the region.
SOURCE Ontario Northland Transportation Commission
For further information:
Rebecca McGlynn, Ontario Northland, 705.472.4500 or 1.800.363.7512 ext. 529, cell 705.845.8005