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Ottawa, ONT: More safety concerns raise the costs of grade-separation

The decision taken some years ago that busways and railways would continue to intersect at grade was brought into sharp focus in September 2013 when a train and bus collided with fatal consequences on a level crossing n South Nepean. 273 more words

Level Crossings

Chianello: After latest rail crossing problem, it's time for a separated grade crossing

What more has to happen for this city to separate the railway crossings in the growing community of South Nepean as was originally intended?

The September 2013 tragic crash between an OC Transpo bus and a Via Rail train near Woodroffe Avenue resulted in six deaths and dozens injured. 693 more words

Local News

Transport Canada warns of 'threat' to safety at Fallowfield rail crossing

Transport Canada says there’s a threat to safety at the Fallowfield Road railway crossing, after an OC Transpo bus stopped under the crossing gate arm close to a passing Via Rail train. 375 more words

Local News

Driver, VIA operator acted properly in Fallowfield incident: OC Transpo boss

It was a sight that would leave many Ottawans anxious: An OC Transpo bus sitting past the safety barrier, closer than comfort to a passing Via Rail train. 340 more words

Local News

Reg Harris - The Fallowfield Flyer

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Giant Toast Rack

Doesn’t look like a toast rack?

Ok, it isn’t but it is a Manchester architectural landmark and it’s known as the toast rack  - you can read, and see, why here.

Linked to Geometric Friday.

Font Fallowfield

I promised to try as hard as possible to review affordable restaurants in which people can actually eat on a daily basis. Therefore, this week I have chosen to review a bastion of Manchester student life, Font bar. 528 more words