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week of January 1 Beaver Bus Lines 63 (2)-a.jpg Beaver Bus Lines Orion V (05.501) #63 heading away from St. John's-Ravenscourt School, showing "HAPPY HOLIDAYS" signage.
week of January 8 Stratford Transit 9764-b.jpg The Canadian Transit Heritage Foundation chartered Stratford Transit 9764 on Saturday, October 29, 2022. This is the last first generation Nova Bus LFS in Ontario and is also the oldest bus in service. It was originally Hamilton Street Railway 9703.
week of February 5 Long Island Rail Road 9060-a.jpg On January 25, 2023, Grand Central Madison opened to the public. The long-awaited station allows the Long Island Rail Road to access the East Side of Manhattan. Pictured is Kawasaki M9 #9060 preparing for the final outbound run of Opening Day.
week of February 19 Guelph Transit 285-a.jpg Guelph Transit received its first Nova Bus LFSe+ around the end of January 2023. This is the first step to an all electric fleet. 285 was photographed during testing at the University of Guelph.
week of March 12 Calgary Transit 2409-a.jpg Old meets new: Calgary Transit 2409 (built in 2016) is leading a train past another train led by Calgary Transit 2018 (built in 1980) at the busy City Hall interlocking intersection during the PM rush.
week of April 2 Coast Mountain Bus Company 9228-b.jpg On March 25, 2023, a private group of transportation enthusiasts hosted a charter on one of Coast Mountain Bus Company's 2001 Orion Bus Industries V 05.501 Suburban. Gradually being replaced by Alexander Dennis Enviro500 double decker buses, only a few of these Orions remain in the active roster.
week of April 9 BC Hydro Transit 4612-b.jpg Transit Museum Society 1964 GMDD TDH-4519 4612 is seen at Wellington Point Park with the Fraser River behind it on February 4, 2023. The bus was running a "Sights of South Delta" fan trip.
week of May 7 Winnipeg Transit 973-b.jpg Winnipeg Transit 973, a 2003 New Flyer D60LF, is working route 54 St. Mary's Express. This series of buses were originally delivered to OC Transpo, and were purchased in 2012. They were refurbished by New Flyer and entered service in early 2014.
week of May 14 San Francisco MUNI 5010-a.jpg San Francisco MUNI 5010, a 2022 Nova Bus LFSe+, is on route 27 Bryant on its first day in revenue service and the second LFSe+ to enter service in North America.
week of June 25 Transit Cape Breton 7147-b.jpg Transit Cape Breton 7147, a 2014 New Flyer XD40, is seen on Pitt Street near George Street in Sydney, NS, on June 1, 2023. TCB operates 3 of the XD40 buses that were previously used for employee shuttles in the San Francisco area.
week of July 2 Roam 1030-b.jpg One of Roam's Proterra battery-electric buses seen eastbound on Highway 1 at Anthracite, Alberta.
week of July 23 New Jersey Transit 7332-a.jpg New Jersey Transit 7332, a 2015 MCI Motor Coach Industries D4500CT CNG, is operating on Route 64H doing its run at Hoboken Terminal. This bus was going later down to Lakewood, NJ.
week of August 7 Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing 485-a.jpg Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing 485, a 1979 MCI Motor Coach Industries MC-9, is currently being used as a hop on hop off bus with the windows replaced with vinyl roll up flaps.
week of August 27 Coast Mountain Bus Company Solaris demonstrator.jpg Coast Mountain Bus Company received a Solaris Trollino 12 demonstrator unit from Poland in anticipation of an upcoming trolleybus replacement order. This trial coincides with the 75th anniversary of trolleybus system in the region.
week of November 5 Toronto Transit Commission 3012-a.jpg Toronto Transit Commission UTDC ICTS Mark I set 3005-3006-3013-3012 made its final journey to McCowan Yard following a farewell event for Line 3 Scarborough on September 23, 2023.

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