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Transit and school service updates announced: Effective December 22

(Fort McMurray, AB – December 18, 2017) – In advance of students returning to school in January 2018, Municipal Transit Services announces updates to transit schedules affecting Routes 9, 11 and School Service - Route 17, effective December 22.

Service updates:

• Route 9 (Cartier Heights/Brett Drive) – Service schedule adjustment to begin service at 5:45 am to accommodate École McTavish Junior High School start time
• Route 11 (Airport/Taiga Nova) – Service schedule adjustment to include 5-minute wait time at Fort McMurray International Airport
• School Service - Route 17– Extended travel time to complete route

The Municipality’s priority is to provide safe, reliable and sustainable transit service for all residents. Residents can call or email Transit Services about the updated schedule and routes:

• Phone the Transit Call Centre: 780-743-7931 from 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
• Email:
• Pulse Call Line: 780-743-7000 (evenings, weekends and holidays)

Residents are encouraged to review the updated schedules and plan ahead at


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