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    The amputated eastbound leg of 98 Willowdale-Senlac

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  1. All routes free? (Edit: Brampton website only says no fare is required.) I only know of Thunder Bay waiving all transit fares up till now.
  2. At this point anything is better than whatever TTC currently has. 2075 and 2078 coming to you. Seen at Flying J at Headingley, just west of Winnipeg perimeter.
  3. 3714 is on its way, if not here already. Spotted at the Loves at Capac, MI, somewhere on I-69.
  4. Just spotted GO 8347. Getting some work done I suppose?
  5. 7911 now Sault Ste Marie 162, doing route 7 up there yesterday. Seen at the Great Northern Walmart.
  6. I will not be one bit surprised if Presto contributed to the animosity between Toronto and the province, and it will become worse in all senses.
  7. Ooh... we all learned something today.
  8. Off topic, but I'll bite. They are not hoodlum lights (I had to search for what it means), they mean the bus is accessible, starting in 1996 with the Orion Vs as you noticed.
  9. If the electrical system is liquid cooled, it should be possible to pull heat out (must have been done by someone already), my concern is: is there enough? Relevant part on page 24, copied below for the lazy: Vehicle Delivery: Due to repeated delays in delivery schedule from BYD and delays to submission of non-bus deliverables required under contract, on May 3rd, 2019, TTC issued BYD a formal vendor performance review. Subsequent letters were sent to BYD on May 6th and May 27th advising that TTC would not be exercising options for additional buses under this co
  10. American style school buses? My brother passed me this news too by way of Bloomberg. I thought world domination.
  11. I think this is the closest place I can put this after some searching. Two MetroLINK Proterras caught at Iowa 80 truck stop being delivered, two of 5 according to their site. No numbers yet. https://www.gogreenmetro.com/375/Electric-Bus
  12. I guess the joint venture is there to mod it to 1495 gauge among other things. BTW https://www.blogto.com/city/2019/02/someone-replaced-ttc-subway-posters-something-more-appropriate/ That poster is so funny
  13. The crippled Nova bike racks still bugs me to this date. What makes carrying 2 bikes on a LFS so difficult? And does it mean every other bus drivers in GTA operating LFSes are just "sucking it up"? Disclosure: I have a bicycle with 700c wheels.
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