Light rail

LRT projects in Ottawa and Gatineau among the mass transit opportunities in Canada attracting attention.
Construction on phase one of the Confederation Line will indeed wrap up this quarter, but the date passengers can start riding Ottawa’s new light-rail transit line remains unknown.
With plans for the second phase of the LRT already a go, the City of Ottawa is now studying ways to extend light rail to Barrhaven.
Ottawa’s light rail system will not be ready by the Nov. 2 handover date and trains aren’t expected to start carrying passengers until 2019, city staff announced Monday morning.
City staff are recommending that a future extension of Ottawa’s light-rail line in the west end bypass the Kanata Research Park and instead follow a “central spine” that largely follows H
The international construction consortiums vying for more than $3 billion worth of light-rail contracts in Ottawa will have several more
A week after confirming that Ottawa’s new light-rail line has fallen behind schedule, the city h
Ottawa’s light-rail transit line will open by the end of November, almost six months after the original date the city was to take possession of the system, Mayor Jim Watson announced today.
The consortium constructing the city’s light-rail line is asking for more time before it commits to a date for turning over the keys to the $2.1-billion transit system.
Plans to extend Ottawa’s existing north-south light-rail line further south to the airport and into Riverside South cleared a major milestone this week after the city prequalified three c