(Wednesday, November 10, 2010) Halifax, NS – Metro Transit conventional
buses, Access-A-Buses and the Alderney Ferry will operate on holiday
schedules on Remembrance Day, November 11, 2010.
The Alderney Ferry will provide 30-minute service with the first boat
departing Dartmouth at 7:30 am, an hour later than usual. The last
vessel will depart Halifax at 11:45 pm.
There will be no Woodside Ferry service, MetroLink, MetroX, or
Community Transit bus service in operation on Remembrance Day.
Metro Transit buses will pause on Remembrance Day at 11:00 am to
observe a moment of silence in honour of Canada’s war veterans and
fallen peace officers.
Metro Transit bus operators will pull any in-service buses to the side
of the road where possible and pay tribute to our war veterans with our
passengers, “Lest we forget”.
For further details on holiday bus schedules, contact the HRM Call
Centre at 490-4000 or visit www.halifax.ca/metrotransit .