Category Archives for "Atlantic"

Jan 03

Advocacy award honours John Pearce

By Transport Action Atlantic | Atlantic

How does an organization appropriately acknowledge more than four decades of dedicated service to its cause?  When president emeritus John Pearce advised his TAA colleagues last summer in a brief e-mail that his health no longer would permit him to maintain an active role, that question immediately arose.  The answer came from vice-president Ashley Morton: […]
Source: TAA

Nov 09

Bridgewater transit excursion a success!

By Transport Action Atlantic | Atlantic

On October 21st, Transport Action Atlantic hosted its second Nova Scotia Members Event. A group of 10 TAA members made their way to Bridgewater NS on what turned out to be a gorgeous fall day, to explore the newest addition to the public transit world in the Maritimes. The Town of Bridgewater recently launched a […]
Source: TAA

Sep 26

RuralLynx bus service in Southwest NB is on the road!

By Transport Action Atlantic | Atlantic

After years of hard work to make it a reality, the new bus service linking communities in Charlotte County to Saint John, New Brunswick, is up and running. RuralLynx, a partnership between the Southwest New Brunswick Transport Authority Inc., the Southwest New Brunswick Service Commission, and Maritime Bus, successfully began operations on September 25, 2017. It […]
Source: TAA

Sep 08

Extra trains for the Holidays once again

By Transport Action Atlantic | Atlantic

The Maritimes will be seeing extra passenger trains for the Christmas holiday season once again this year. It might seem early to be thinking about Christmas, but VIA is clearly trying to make sure that people have extra options when they look to book their Christmas travel, which many will do well in advance. Similar […]
Source: TAA