Lacking the type of oil money that helped pay for light-rail services in Edmonton and Calgary, Winnipeg is eyeing a system similar to the Transitway bus service in Ottawa, where buses speed along dedicated roads in the outskirts and special bus-only lanes downtown.
Wednesday, May 21, 2008
A CP report says that Winnipeg is inching closer to developing a rapid-transit system. According to the story, the city is short on funding compared to other Canadian cities. But some stakeholders are looking at the nation's capital for tips.