John Manconi

OC Transpo’s emergency rollout of buses that are idling at a city-owned ballpark in case the LRT breaks down is expected to cost taxpayers $95,000 a week
OC Transpo is setting aside a fleet of dedicated buses to more rapidly deploy replacement transit service when Ottawa’s light-rail system goes down
OC Transpo is putting more buses back on the roads to alleviate issues arising from the rocky rollout of Ottawa’s light-rail transit system
Last week's commuter chaos dominated water cooler discussions, but experts say commuters should not to throw the train under the bus
Save for a few minor hiccups, the Confederation Line LRT ran 'very, very well' over its first few days in service, according to the head of Ottawa’s transit agency
As Ottawa transit riders gear up for their inaugural trips on the city’s long-awaited light-rail system this weekend, OBJ is taking score of who is winning and losing as the trains take on passengers…
After four missed deadlines and more than six years of work, city staff and an independent certifier say Ottawa’s $2.1B LRT project is complete
Nearly 15 months after the Confederation Line was originally slated to be carrying passengers, Mayor Jim Watson made it official Friday: the east-west LRT route will be ready to roll on Saturday,…
Rideau Transit Group will not hand over the keys to Ottawa’s light-rail transit system as planned on Friday, but city staff remain confident riders will be on the trains by the end of September
The city and builders Rideau Transit Group are now holding their collective breaths that the final testing hurdle goes off without a major hitch