Countdown to Confederation Line: Contractor to turn over $2.1B LRT line in one year
Ottawa Citizen

By Matthew Pearson, May 24th, 2017.

In exactly one year — May 24, 2018 — the city’s light-rail contractor, Rideau Transit Group, is expected to hand over the keys to Ottawa’s brand new, $2.1-billion Confederation LRT Line.

Nearly five years in the making, it will be the busiest LRT line in North America on its first day of service, say boastful politicians and senior city officials.

As the countdown to the Confederation Line’s launch begins, there are outstanding questions about the single largest infrastructure project in the city’s history.

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