Saskatoon Transit News

Dozens of buses in Saskatoon displayed the message "Lest We Forget" on Feb. 21, 2017 during the funeral of a Winnipeg bus driver.

Saskatoon bus drivers honour slain Winnipeg operator with special message

By 650 CKOM February 21, 2017 - 4:32pm Updated: February 21, 2017 - 4:45pm

Saskatoon bus drivers are remembering a Winnipeg operator who was attacked and killed last week. 

The funeral for 58-year-old driver Irvine Fraser was held in the...

Saskatoon Mayor Charlie Clark and city manager Murray Totland speak to media after the Amalgamated Transit Union voted 56 per cent in favour to end a four-year contract negotiation.

Saskatoon Transit back to normal after month of bus cancellations

By JT Marshall December 14, 2016 - 5:48pm Updated: December 14, 2016 - 6:00pm

Job action taken by the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) in its contract dispute with the city is over after 36 days.

During this time, the union asked drivers to refuse...

Saskatoon transit workers vote to accept a contract from the city Dec. 13, 2016.

Saskatoon transit workers accept latest contract offer

By 650 CKOM December 13, 2016 - 10:26pm Updated: December 13, 2016 - 10:30pm

It's still not clear what's in the deal, but transit workers have accepted a contract offer from the city.

Union members voted 55.83 per cent in favor of the deal...

Saskatoon police, ambulance and tow trucks on the scene of a crash involving a city bus on Attridge Drive Dec. 13, 2016.

Driver issued ticket after crash with Saskatoon city bus

By 650 CKOM December 13, 2016 - 10:51am Updated: December 13, 2016 - 11:00am

A Saskatoon city bus experienced an unexpected service disruption Tuesday morning.

The High School Extra servicing Holy Cross High School, Walter Murray and Aden Bowman...

Route cancellations continued Dec. 11, 2016 for Saskatoon Transit users.

Job action means Saskatoon Transit changes Sunday

By 650 CKOM December 11, 2016 - 9:16am Updated: December 11, 2016 - 9:30am

Several cancellations to keep in mind if Saskatoon Transit is part of your daily commute.

Here are the changes for Dec. 11, 2016.

Route 81   Centre Mall leaving U...

As job action continues there's more changes to transit routes Dec. 10, 2016.

Saskatoon Transit route changes Saturday

By 650 CKOM December 10, 2016 - 9:15am Updated: December 10, 2016 - 9:30am

There's still a few days before Saskatoon Transit workers vote on a tentative deal. It means job action is still underway and affecting routes.

Here are the...

Since last month, the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) has been instructing members to refuse working overtime while their contract situation with the city remains unresolved.

List of Saskatoon bus route cancellations for Tuesday

By 650 CKOM December 6, 2016 - 7:46am Updated: December 6, 2016 - 8:00am

A new day, a new list of transit disruptions.

Since last month, the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) has been instructing members to refuse working overtime while their...

Job action means several cancellations Dec. 4, 2016, in Saskatoon.

Transit changes Sunday in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM December 4, 2016 - 8:52am Updated: December 4, 2016 - 9:00am

Several Saskatoon Transit routes are being impacted Sunday by on-going job action.

It's as unionized workers refuse to work overtime while they try to come to a new deal...

Several bus routes cancelled in Saskatoon because of job action Dec. 3, 2016.

On going job action means more transit changes Saturday

By 650 CKOM December 3, 2016 - 6:49am Updated: December 3, 2016 - 7:00am

Another day, another round of disruptions for people who use public transit in Saskatoon.

Here's how the morning commute will be impacted:

Route 2 Meadowgreen...

Saskatoon city council finished budget talks Dec. 1, 2016 after 17 hours of meetings Wednesday and Thursday.

Saskatonians set for $66 average tax hike as budget talks wrap early

By Chris Vandenbreekel December 1, 2016 - 9:57pm Updated: December 1, 2016 - 10:00pm

Saskatoon city council finished budget deliberations ahead of schedule Thursday evening, settling on a 3.89 per cent property tax hike.

The budget talks were originally...

Job action by Amalgamated Transit Union Local 615 means more bus cancellations for Saskatonians on November 28, 2016.

Bus cancellations continue in Saskatoon Monday

By 650 CKOM November 28, 2016 - 11:40am Updated: November 28, 2016 - 11:45am

Service disruptions continue in the midst of a contract dispute between the city and the Amalgamated Transit Union.

Bus cancellations and delays are expected for Monday...

Route changes and cancellations continue Nov. 27, 2016, on Saskatoon Transit as job action affects operations.

Service changes continue for Saskatoon Transit Sunday

By 650 CKOM November 27, 2016 - 10:57am Updated: November 27, 2016 - 11:00am

Still no new contract for city transit workers.

It means more service changes as they continue to refuse overtime as part of job action.

The following regular...