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week of January 5 Canadian National Railway 3878-a.jpg Canadian National Railway ES44AC #3878, one of the units to receive the 100th Anniversary paint schemes, is in charge of train #416 while skirting the Athabasca River at Solomon on CN's Edson Subdivision.
week of January 12 Winnipeg Transit 477-a.jpg Winnipeg Transit 477, a 1999 New Flyer Industries D40LF, is seen working route 162.

This series of Winnipeg Transit D40LFs is in the process of being retired.

week of January 19 Cantrail Coach Lines 463-a.jpg Cantrail Coach Lines 463, a 2016 Prevost H3-45, is seen on a snowy road.
week of February 2 GO Transit 8116-b.jpg GO Transit 8116 on route 46 in 2013 sporting the older livery. They have all since been refurbished.
week of February 9 Ottawa Paramedic Service 4320-b.jpg Ottawa Paramedic Service 4320, a 2004 Nova Bus LFS is seen on Canada Day 2019.
week of February 16 & 23 Metropolitan Transportation Authority R42 retirement run-a.jpg On February 12, New York bid farewell to the last of the R42 class of subway cars. Built by the St. Louis Car Company in 1969 and 1970, they were in service for 50 years.
week of March 1 Mississauga Transit 3004-a.jpg Mississauga Transit 3004, a Thomas conventional body on a Ford B700 chassis, captured at the Wolfedale Garage in March 1975.
week of March 8 Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority 1403-b.jpg Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority 1403, a 2014 Vossloh-Kiepe-Gillig BRT ETB 40' dual-mode trolleybus, is seen on route 4 after its livery was changed from the original dark grey scheme.
week of March 22 Calgary Transit 7632-b.jpg On March 15, 2020, transit fans participated in a day-long charter to say farewell to Calgary Transit's 1996/1999 New Flyer Industries D40LF fleet, which is currently retiring. 7632 is pictured at Westbrook LRT Station posed as the former 72 Circle Route.
week of March 29 Toronto Transit Commission BYD K9M-a.jpg One of TTC's new BYD Auto K9M buses with no number seen at Eglinton on February 19, 2020.
week of April 12 Winnipeg Transit 398-a.jpg Winnipeg Transit 398, a BLUE Line rapid transit bus, departs Chevrier Station destined for the University of Manitoba. The destination sign displays "Practice Social Distancing" in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic.
week of April 26 Metro Transit 715-a.jpg Halifax Transit 715 is the first New Flyer DE60LFR with the new livery. CPTDB extends condolences to all those affected by the Nova Scotia tragedy.
week of May 10 Toronto Transit Commission honouring healthcare workers 2020-a.jpg Late last month, the TTC and GO Transit held a parade to honour healthcare workers in Toronto. A variety of specially decorated vehicles headed down University Avenue from Queen's Park.
week of June 14 Central Maine and Quebec Railway 9020 & 9022-a.jpg This month, Canadian Pacific acquired the Central Maine and Quebec Railway. Two of their SD40-2F locomotives were captured crossing the Cherrywood trestle on the Belleville Subdivision. These locomotives were original to Canadian Pacific in 1988.
week of June 21 to July 5 Coast Mountain Bus Company 2112-a.jpg Coast Mountain Bus Company 2112 lays over in Boundary Loop in the early hours of June 20, 2020, waiting to depart at 2:22am as the final trolleybus trip on route 9 for at least five years. Starting with the service day of June 20, 2020, route 9 will be run be diesel buses as the overhead on Broadway is removed to allow for construction to begin on the extension of the Millennium Line from VCC-Clark to Arbutus beneath Broadway.
week of July 12 San Francisco MUNI 4680-a.jpg San Francisco MUNI 4680 was a 35-foot Flyer Industries D901A demonstrator built in 1983.
week of July 26 Toronto Transit Commission 3706-b.jpg Two TTC New Flyer XE40 battery-electric buses serving Pioneer Village Station.
week of August 2 Edmonton Transit Service 4954-a.jpg Edmonton Transit Service 4954, a 2019 New Flyer Industries XD60, running southbound out of downtown Edmonton via Connors Road as a route 8 Mill Woods Town Centre. To help facilitate social distancing, ETS' articulated buses have been deployed on many atypical routes in the past few months. The route 8 last saw articulated bus service in June of 2018.
week of August 16 Metropolitan Transportation Authority 0023-a.jpg The Metropolitan Transportation Authority recently took delivery of the pilot bus for a 307-unit order of new generation Prevost X3-45 commuter coaches.
week of September 07 Halifax Transit 716-a.jpg More and more transit agencies are requiring a mask of face covering when riding their system. Follow local heath instructions and wear one to keep yourself and others safe.
week of October 04 & 11 King County Metro 6231-b.jpg The King County Metro RapidRide Network celebrated its 10th anniversary on October 2nd, 2020. The A Line, the first to launch, began service in 2010. Five more lines were soon launched.

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