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Oct 30, 2014, 13:37 ET Transport Canada - Media Advisory

HAMILTON, ON, Oct. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - David Sweet, Member of Parliament for Ancaster—Dundas—Flamborough—Westdale; Ted McMeekin, Member of Provincial Parliament for Ancaster—Dundas—Flamborough—Westdale; ...


Mar 27, 2014, 11:00 ET Media Advisory - Transport Canada

PICKERING, ON, March 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Corneliu Chisu, Member of Parliament for Pickering-Scarborough East; Tracy MacCharles, Member of Provincial Parliament for Pickering-Scarborough East; and Nick...


Mar 07, 2014, 11:15 ET Opening of the Pickering GO Station parking structure - Over 3,600 parking spaces now available

PICKERING, ON, March 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Corneliu Chisu, Member of Parliament for Pickering-Scarborough East; Tracy MacCharles, Member of Provincial Parliament for Pickering-Scarborough East; and Bruce...


Dec 23, 2013, 13:33 ET GO Transit expects to operate full bus and rail service on Tuesday

TORONTO, Dec. 23, 2013 /CNW/ - GO Transit staff are working diligently around the clock to cope with the significant impacts the severe weather is having on its infrastructure. GO continues to...


Sep 23, 2013, 15:02 ET Transport Canada - Media Advisory - Opening of New Parking Structure at the Erindale GO Station

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Bob Dechert, MP for Missaussauga—Erindale and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice; Harinder Takhar, MPP for Mississauga—Erindale; and Gary...


Sep 04, 2013, 15:30 ET Transport Canada - Media Advisory

AJAX, ON, Sept. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable Chris Alexander, Member of Parliament for Ajax-Pickering and Minister of Citizenship and Immigration; Joe Dickson, Member of Provincial Parliament for...


Aug 22, 2013, 11:20 ET GOing green: Pickering GO Station passenger building secures LEED Gold green building certification - a first for a transit agency in the GTHA

TORONTO, Aug. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - GO Transit's Pickering station building has attained LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Canada Gold certification for New Construction and Major...


Aug 16, 2013, 10:50 ET New parking structure at the Ajax GO Station set to open on Monday, August 19th

AJAX, ON, Aug. 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Chris Alexander, Member of Parliament for Ajax—Pickering, and Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister; Joe Dickson, Member of Provincial Parliament for...


May 13, 2013, 10:26 ET New GO Transit bus storage and maintenance facility to be built in East Gwillimbury

EAST GWILLIMBURY, ON, May 13, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Member of Parliament for York—Simcoe; Kevin Flynn, Parliamentary...


May 10, 2013, 12:11 ET Media Advisory - Transport Canada

EAST GWILLIMBURY, ON, May 10, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Member of Parliament for York—Simcoe; Kevin Flynn, Parliamentary...


Dec 20, 2012, 11:00 ET Media Advisory - GO Transit Adjusts Service Starting January 5

More train service for Lakeshore West, Stouffville and Richmond Hill TORONTO, Dec. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Starting Jan. 5, GO Transit is adding more service and adjusting schedules to serve passengers...


Dec 19, 2012, 14:57 ET GO Transit Opens New Bus Services Facility in Oshawa

Facility will increase capacity and flexibility for GO Bus service in Durham Region OSHAWA, ON, Dec. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - GO Transit officially opened its new Oshawa Bus Services Facility today to...


Dec 18, 2012, 17:23 ET Media Advisory - GO Transit makes transit infrastructure announcement in Oshawa

TORONTO, Dec. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - Joe Dickson, MPP for Ajax-Pickering, Paul Finnerty, Metrolinx's Vice President GO Operations, and John Henry, Mayor of Oshawa will make a transit announcement in Oshawa....


Dec 07, 2012, 10:30 ET GO Transit Launches New Web Tool to Keep Passengers in the Know

GO Tracker provides real-time train status information TORONTO, Dec. 7, 2012 /CNW/ - GO Transit is introducing GO Tracker, another customer communications tool released by the region's transit agency ...


Dec 06, 2012, 14:52 ET GO Transit Completes Switch Replacement Program

Improvements help trains move more quickly through Union Station TORONTO, Dec. 6, 2012 /CNW/ - GO Transit has replaced over 100 switches throughout the Union Station Rail Corridor to move trains more ...


Nov 20, 2012, 11:30 ET Media Advisory - GO Train service on all lines for 100th Grey Cup

TORONTO, Nov. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - On Sunday, November 25, GO Transit will run extra trains along all of its GO Train lines for the 100th Grey Cup at the Rogers Centre. A train will travel into Toronto...


Nov 13, 2012, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - GO Transit Offers Alternative to Reindeer and Sleigh

GO Train service on all lines for Toronto Santa Claus Parade TORONTO, Nov. 13, 2012 /CNW/ - On Sunday, November 18, GO Transit will run extra trains along all of its GO Train lines for the annual...


Nov 06, 2012, 11:30 ET GO Transit Offers Veterans Free Rides on Remembrance Day

Annual event pays tribute to men and women who gave service TORONTO, Nov. 6, 2012 /CNW/ - On Sunday, November 11, 2012 GO Transit will pay tribute to the many men and women who have served to protect ...


Oct 19, 2012, 10:34 ET New parking structure now open at the Oakville GO Station

OAKVILLE, ON, Oct. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Lisa Raitt, Member of Parliament for Halton and Minister of Labour; Terence Young, Member of Parliament for Oakville; Kevin Flynn, Member of Provincial Parliament...


Oct 18, 2012, 10:05 ET Media Advisory - New parking structure now open at the Oakville GO Station

OAKVILLE, ON, Oct. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - Lisa Raitt, Member of Parliament for Halton and Minister of Labour, Terrence Young, Member of Parliament for Oakville, Kevin Flynn, Member of Provincial Parliament ...


Sep 17, 2012, 13:58 ET Even more GO Train service for Scotiabank Nuit Blanche

TORONTO, Sept. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - GO Transit is running extra GO Train service in support of Toronto's Scotiabank Nuit Blanche on September 29. Those living along the Lakeshore, Milton, Kitchener,...


Sep 07, 2012, 12:43 ET Admire Art on the GO to Hamilton's SUPERCRAWL September 14, 15

TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2012 /CNW/ - GO Transit is running extra GO Train service on and around September 15 in support of Hamilton's popular annual art festival, SUPERCRAWL. Those looking to travel to and ...


Aug 27, 2012, 11:10 ET GO Transit Makes Getting to CNE Much Easier

Extra service and advance tickets for Labour Day weekend TORONTO, Aug. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - Taking GO Transit this summer has never been easier with more train trips to great summertime events, like the...


Aug 24, 2012, 14:00 ET GO Transit Launches New Service between Keswick and North York - Passengers on Route 67 ride free Sept 4 - 7

TORONTO, Aug. 24, 2012 /CNW/ - To launch GO Transit's new bus Route 67, running between Keswick and North York, passengers are invited to ride it for free from September 4 to 7.This offer applies to...


Aug 15, 2012, 13:51 ET New, adjusted GO Bus service for Hwy 407W riders, school service returns

TORONTO, Aug. 15, 2012 /CNW/ - Starting September 1, GO Transit will be adjusting some schedules, increasing service on some routes, and reinstating its GO Bus service to schools. In order to operate ...