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      Saddened by loss of Winnipeg Transit driver   02/15/2017

      We are saddened by the loss of Winnipeg Transit driver Irvine (Jubal) Fraser who was attacked while on the job and unfortunately passed away.
      A GoFundMe page has been set up by Winnipeg Transit colleagues to help Fraser's widow and family. We wish to extend our condolences to family and friends affected by this tragic event. View CBC News Article: Man charged with murder in attack on Winnipeg Transit driver
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      Upcoming Server Move   02/18/2017

      Hello everyone! Please be advised that CPTDB and CPTDB Wiki will be unavailable starting the evening of February 25, 2017. We will be moving to another server. Users will be unable to view or post content during this time. We expect it to be up sometime on Feburary 26, 2017. A new announcement will take the place of this one, so you will know when the site is online and you are accessing it from the new server. Thanks! -A. Wong
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  1. Awesome, thanks for sharing those photos! Irizar has only recently entered the US market but as mentioned by @TheAverageJoe they do operate in many other parts of the world. I think that bumper is US spec. In the UK they are painted in the full blue livery:
  2. There are a lot of photographs of 152 so it can definitely be shown that it operated in Edmonton. http://etspe.ca/ets/1981-1982hr150g.php?s=260&sort=fleetnum&showinfo=1
  3. I think that the rename is part of the overall effort to revamp the transit service here in Edmonton. I do have hope that Eddie Robar is able to bring about some positive changes. In this article, this quote reminded me of the name change. http://edmontonjournal.com/news/local-news/board-wants-to-make-edmonton-transit-accountable-to-bus-riders
  4. These are a couple of photos I took on December 24, 2016 of where the old downtown Edmonton Greyhound depot used to stand, on 104 Avenue and 104 Street. The photos are facing south/west.
  5. Awesome, thanks for sharing that photo!
  6. Have you tried to clear your cookies, or trying a different browser?
  7. Just speculation, but maybe they were leases from the beginning, and the lease is up now?
  8. Thanks for the info!
  9. Looks like it is 12 years, and also being claimed as "lifetime" - though I imagine that means the lifespan of the bus is 12 years and those running the buses longer will not have warranty coverage. http://www.byd.com/na/ebus/ebus.html
  10. Changed.
  11. Maybe, though that market generally isn't large. For example, the ElDorado Axess.
  12. Mix 107.9 has a new radio ad about the new buses in Fort Saskatchewan. They are advertising with the URL GoFortTransit.ca
  13. Yes, that is the likely issue. @Transitfan39 was there anything helpful under "More Information"?
  14. http://www.metro-magazine.com/bus/news/717111/alexander-dennis-enviro500-concept-bus-on-display-in-singapore
  15. Looks like it used to be Happy Coach Line! http://etspe.ca/coach/coachviewpic.php?pic=other/happyline131.jpg Someone took the time to paint the front stripes blue too.