September 21, 2008
Operators represented by ATU Local 113 reach tentative agreement with Veolia Transportation Inc.
Veolia Transportation Inc. is under contract to The Regional Municipality of York to provide Viva bus rapid transit service.
All Viva and
Viva provides five bus rapid transit routes along major York Region corridors, including
Approximately 160 Veolia operators and 90 Viva vehicles provide service to 35,000 boardings each weekday.
For more information, please visit the YRT/Viva website at www.yrt.ca or call the Customer Service Centre at 1-866-MOVE-YRT (668-3978).
For more information on The Regional Municipality of York, please visit www.york.ca
Media Contact: Michael Kemp, Corporate Communications,
Phone: 905 830-4444, ext. 1232 or Cell 905 251-6419