Metrolinx wants to sell Presto cards at Shoppers Drug Mart stores in Ottawa

By Jon Willing, Ottawa Citizen, December 1, 2017

Ottawa transit riders could get better access to Presto cards if the agency in charge of the Presto system uses Shoppers Drug Mart as a sales vehicle.

A report published on Friday for the board of directors of Metrolinx, the Ontario Crown corporation that runs Presto, says the agency is planning to extend the availability of the cards at Shoppers, including making them available at Ottawa stores.

The agency is expected to have more information on a rollout plan early in 2018.

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