With parking spots lacking for REM stations, West Islanders hope for a change

A Pierrefonds resident along Antoine-Faucon who only gave his name as “Brandon” pointed to the lack of cars on his street and shook his head. “It’s going to be pretty crazy,” Brandon said. “Like, where are people going to park…

Ridership dropped significantly on Montreal’s commuter trains in 2018

The numbers are out, and 2018 is not a year that officials at exo, Montreal’s public transit service, will be celebrating. Overall ridership on its six commuter rail lines was down 1.2 per cent. That’s the first time the combined…

Expand REM to Laval, St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Highway 25: Quebec government

The Quebec government announced Monday that it wants Quebec’s pension fund manager, the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, to explore the possibility of extending the light rail electric train network — the Réseau express metropolitain (REM) — to…

Deux-Montagnes commuters stage protest over ongoing construction

April 1 2019 2:05pm Commuters who use the Deux-Montagnes train held a protest to voice their frustrations over REM construction. Global’s Brayden Jagger Haines reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” )…