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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.
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Gilligman2010

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  1. Here's my photo of lrta 1601 to add to the wiki with my granted permission photo taken on 2-14-17 departing for route 2 believe
  2. Bangors getting 4 more new buses for FY18 From the FTA FAST Grant It will be Gillig I just talked to the superintendent of the bangor community connector she said it will be Gillig
  3. Good news bangor just received 1 out of 4 2003 New Flyer D35LF bus number 0329 from Maine military authority in limestone we are not getting 5 D35LF as stated on the roster we are only getting 4 and in August of this year bangor is also receiving 2 2017 Gillig 29' Advantage we are not getting 6 Gilligs as stateed on the roster we are only getting 2 I talked to the bus superintendent of the bangor community connector can you update the roster
  4. BAT Bangor community connector in bangor Maine our 2 new Gillig 29' buses are due for delivery in August of 2017 they will be built in Livermore I just talked to The bus superintendent at the BAT community connector We got 4 2003 Ex Capital metro New Flyer D35LF That are in Maine Military authority that are due to us next month We got 2 2017 Gillig 29' that are due for delivery in August of this year can someone Reddit the roster the information That was edited is incorrect I got the right info here that I provided
  5. Mbta XDE60 bus 1273 silver XDE60 is in active service
  6. 58 2016/2017-New Flyer CNG: 1600, 1603-1635, 1637-1658, 1660-1661 48 2016/2017-New Flyer hybrid: 1775, 1777-1821, 1823-1824 20 2016/2017 New Flyer articulated hybrid: 1250, 1253-1271 in service
  7. Mbta XN40 1661 in service mbta XDE40 1824 in service
  8. Houston METRO Awards MCI a Three-Year Contract with Options for 169 Commuter Coaches https://www.newflyer.com/rss/805-houston-metro-awards-mci-a-three-year-contract-with-options-for-169-commuter-coaches
  9. Mbta XN40 bus 1655 is in service Mbta XDE40 bus 1821 and 1823 in service
  10. 49 2016/2017-New Flyer CNG: 1600, 1603-1635, 1637-1649, 1651-1652 in service 43 2016/2017-New Flyer hybrid: 1775, 1777-1817, 1820 in service 18 2016/2017 New Flyer XDE60 articulated hybrid: 1250, 1253-1269 (1250-1272 for Routes 28 and 39, 1273-1293 for Silver Line Washington St. SL4 and SL5) 1250-1272 = 23 yellow and 1273-1293 =21 silver
  11. CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AWARDS 5-YEAR CONTRACT TO MCI FOR UP TO 112 COMMUTER COACHES http://mcicoach.com/media-center/2017-01-11-ct-dot.htm
  12. King County Executive Dow Constantine announced that King County Metro Transit will acquire 120 all-electric battery buses by 2020. As part of this commitment, Metro will purchase up to 73 battery buses from Burlingame, Calif.-based Proterra. The first 20 are scheduled to go into service this year and 2019. https://www.proterra.com/press-release/king-county-executive-announces-purchases-of-battery-buses-challenges-industry-to-build-next-generation-transit/
  13. 47 2016/2017-New Flyer CNG: 1600, 1603-1634, 1637-1649, 1651 in service 42 2016/2017-New Flyer hybrid: 1775, 1777-1817 in service 16 2016/2017 New Flyer articulated hybrid: 1250, 1253-1267 in service 7 2003 Neoplan articulated CNG: 1001, 1003, 1004, 1007, 1011, 1019, 1020 (1001-1020, 1030 for Silver Line Washington St., 1021-1029, 1031-1044 for Route 39) 7 remaining Neoplans are in service as of January 11 2017 Out of service at Southampton Garage (35 buses) 35 2003 Neoplan articulated CNG: 1002, 1005, 1006, 1008, 1009, 1010, 1012, 1013, 1014, 1015, 1016, 1017, 1018, 1021, 1022, 1023, 1024, 1025, 1026, 1027, 1028, 1029, 1030, 1031, 1032, 1033, 1034, 1035, 1036, 1037, 1038, 1039, 1040, 1041, 1043 Out of service at Arborway Garage (18 buses) 17 2003 NABI CNG: 2014, 2016, 2019, 2023, 2024, 2028, 2041, 2047, 2058, 2059, 2063, 2084, 2102, 2103, 2106, 2107, 2108 1 2004 NABI CNG: 2226 Out of service at Cabot Garage (16 buses) 16 2004 NABI CNG: 2136, 2160, 2184, 2192, 2204, 2210, 2212, 2216, 2218, 2227, 2268, 2289, 2290, 2293, 2296, 2299 information via mbta vehicle inventory website
  14. Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada – January 5, 2017: (TSX: NFI) (TSX: NFI.DB.U) New Flyer of America Inc., a subsidiary of New Flyer Industries Inc. (“New Flyer” or the “Company”), the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in North America, announced today that the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, Houston, TX (“METRO”) has awarded New Flyer with a contract for 100 40-foot Xcelsior® clean diesel buses. https://www.newflyer.com/rss/798-houston-awards-new-flyer-a-contract-for-100-xcelsior®-buses
  15. 44 2016/2017-New Flyer XN40 1600, 1603-1634, 1637-1640, 1642-1645. 1647-1649 38 2016/2017-New Flyer XDE40 1775, 1777-1811, 1813-1814 14 2016/2017 New Flyer articulated XDE60 : 1250, 1253-1265 The retired bus roster Out of service at Southampton Garage (23 buses) 16 2003 Neoplan articulated CNG: 1002, 1006, 1008, 1009, 1010, 1012, 1013, 1014, 1015, 1016, 1017, 1018, 1022, 1024, 1025, 1027, 1030, 1031, 1032, 1036, 1038, 1041, 1043 Out of service at Arborway Garage (21 buses) 20 2003 NABI CNG: 2005, 2014, 2016, 2019, 2023, 2024, 2027, 2028, 2041, 2047, 2058, 2059, 2063, 2077, 2084, 2102, 2103, 2106, 2107, 2108 1 2004 NABI CNG: 2226 Out of service at Cabot Garage (19 buses) 19 2004 NABI CNG: 2136, 2149, 2156, 2160, 2170, 2184, 2192, 2204, 2210, 2212, 2216, 2218, 2227, 2268, 2289, 2290, 2293, 2296, 2299 Large scrap contract: The MBTA requested bids 11/15/2016 to scrap 42 Neoplan CNG articulated buses (1001-1044) and 293 NABI CNG buses (2001-2299), 335 buses total. This includes all buses of the two types that are still in service as well as stored buses. Buses will be scrapped as they are removed from service at the rate of 2-15 buses per week. Five out of service NABI buses (2192, 2204, 2210, 2227, and 2293) are not included in the contract and may be included later in a separate smaller scrap list. Scrapping began in early December 2016. Buses retired and removed by scrapper to date (22): 2002, 2008, 2021, 2046, 2060, 2064, 2068, 2081, 2137, 2158, 2166, 2181, 2187, 2197, 2232, 2241, 2242, 2244, 2248, 2257, 2265, 2295 Cording to the mbta vehicle inventory website