During the busiest hour of the morning and afternoon peak periods most trips on express routes will operate with articulated buses. With this increase in capacity OC Transpo will be able to ensure a more comfortable commute for more Orléans residents.
“Waste diversion is important and fiscally responsible for our City. By incorporating our schools into the Green Bin Program, we hope to improve our diversion rates and educate the youth of the value of using the Green bin,” says Councillor Blais.
"Trim Road widening has been a long time coming," says Councillor Blais. "This project will reduce commute times and allow our neighbours to spend more time with their families."
“I am very grateful to Stephen Blais for establishing this bursary as an opportunity for students to pursue higher education,” says Stewart. “This money has allowed me to achieve my academic goals for my first year of university.”
Raising the Roof, a national campaign in its 14th year, aims to raise awareness of homelessness through its toque program. Half a million toques have been sold in Canada since the program began.
“Despite the great wealth of our community every day there are thousands of youth, adults, seniors and whole families without a place to call home,” says Cumberland Councillor Stephen Blais. “Toque Tuesday is a day to raise awareness about homelessness and to find solutions to help people keep a roof over their head.”