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Public transit reps renew call for federal government to move up permanent transit funding at CUTA conference

Nov. 20, 2023
The planned rollout of the C$3 billion annual PPTF in 2026 results in an infrastructure funding gap for public transit projects.

CUTA recognizes leadership and contributions of its members in the transit community

Nov. 16, 2023
The CUTA’s Awards Committee selected 19 winners who demonstrated the greatest impact within the communities they serve.
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Canadian Urban Transit Association releases report on policy intersections between housing and public transit

Oct. 24, 2023
The report emphasizes the role public transit plays in shaping housing development, improving affordability and reducing greenhouse gas emissions and presents a series of policy...

Canadian Urban Transit Association honors winners at annual awards ceremony

Nov. 28, 2022
From over 100 submissions, CUTA’s Awards Committee selected 20 winners who demonstrated the greatest impact within the communities they serve.
Société de transport de Montréal
STM CEO Marie-Claude Léonard, left, with former CEO Luc Tremblay who received the William G. Ross Lifetime Achievement Award at the CUTA 2022 conference in Montréal.

CUTA recognizes STM with three awards at annual conference

The agency was recognized at a conference in its hometown with honors in innovation, sustainability and a lifetime achievement award for former CEO Luc Tremblay.
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Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government delivered its second budget Wednesday.

Long-Term Transit commitments Take Shape in Canada's Federal Budget

March 24, 2017
With the release of the 2017 federal budget, the Canadian government has solidified its long-term commitment to improving urban mobility in Canadian communities.

Canadian Bus Operators Bill Gains Momentum

Nov. 3, 2014
Unanimous support from all political parties in the House of Commons last night pushed forward legislation on transit operator safety.

CUTA Membership Elects New Executive and Board

Sept. 11, 2014
Members of the Canadian Urban Transit Association elected the association's officers and directors for 2011-12 at its Annual General Meeting in Regina, Saskatchewan on June 1,...

Call for Abstracts - 2012 Canadian Urban Transit Association Annual Conference

Jan. 17, 2012
Fairmont Empress Hotel, Victoria, British Columbia, May26-30, 2012

Articles & News


Government of Ontario launches Ontario Infrastructure Bank

Nov. 6, 2023
The Ontario Infrastructure Bank is part of the government of Ontario’s 2023 Ontario Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review: Building a Strong Ontario Together; a selection process...
Edmonton Transit Service
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Canada’s mayors want federal government to continue funding support of transit

Jan. 28, 2022
Coalitions of mayors in British Columbia and in Canada’s 22 largest cities joined CUTA in calling for continued additional support of transit systems as the government looks to...
Infrastructure Canada
Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson and Canada Minister of Infrastructure and Communities Catherine McKenna at an event March 4 announcing funding for transit electrification transition.
Hybrid, Hydrogen & Electric Vehicles

Canada commits funding to help transit systems transition to electric power

March 5, 2021
The funding comes from the federal government’s eight-year, C$14.9 billion transit investment and supports the goal of purchasing 5,000 zero-emission buses in the next five years...
Marco D'Angelo, president and CEO of CUTA
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2020 40 Under 40: Marco D’Angelo

Aug. 18, 2020
Marco D’Angelo, President and CEO, Canadian Urban Transit Association (CUTA)
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Transit to benefit from additional federal funding through Canada’s Safe Restart Agreement

July 20, 2020
Joint funding with provinces and territories will support transit as part of a larger financial aid package aimed at seven priority areas.
CUTA CEO Marco D'Angelo speaks May 7 at a press conference urging the Canadian government to provide emergency funding to transit.

CUTA continues to press Canadian government for transit funding relief

The association urges federal financial relief to ensure service levels can be maintained as the country begins to reopen and recover.
Sasha Pejcic, PMP, Managing Senior Associate, Transportation (GTA) & Transit Advisory Lead, Stantec Consulting
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2018 Top 40 Under 40 2018: Sasha Pejcic, PMP

Sept. 14, 2018
Sasha Pejcic, PMP, Managing Senior Associate, Transportation (GTA) & Transit Advisory Lead, Stantec Consulting
The protocol standardizes the design of the robotic off-board pantograph that connects the charging station to the bus, communications between the bus and the charger, and performance metrics of the overall system.

April/May People & Places

May 2, 2017
Thomas F. Prendergast STV STV announced Thomas Prendergast has joined the firm as executive vice president and chief strategic officer. In this role, Prendergast will work on ...

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Canadian Urban Transit Association's 2012 Corporate Leadership Awards

June 14, 2012
The goal of the CUTA Awards Program is to recognize excellence within Canada’s public transit industry.