Events

Coming up in 2019:

The Ottawa Transit Riders Founding Meeting

Date: Saturday, April 27th
Time: 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Ottawa City Hall, Jean Pigott Place, 110 Laurier Ave West

Fellow transit advocates, The Ottawa Transit Riders will vote on mandate, structure and elect their first Board of Directors. More details in the poster below.

The event is free but please RSVP here.

Past Events:

The Spring Panel on Free Transit!

Date: Wednesday March 13, 2019
Time: 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Where: Carleton University Library Multimedia Lab Room 482

The panel will discuss the social, environmental, and economic benefits of free transit. Students will have the opportunity to engage in a discussion about the importance of transit and how we can organize to improve the system for everyone.

Speakers:
Jason Prince (Editor of Free Public Transit And Why We Don’t Pay to Ride Elevators)
Lorena Zàrate (Free Transit and the Right to the City)
Shawn Menard (City Councillor – Capital Ward)
Dr. Fiona Jeffries (Carleton University)
Julia Szwarc (Free Transit Ottawa)​

The event is free but please register below:


Workshop: Help Build the Ottawa Transit Riders, a City-Wide Transit Group

Free transit Ottawa along with the Healthy Transportation Coalition and OPIRG-GRIPO are hosting a workshop with the goal of creating a city-wide transit riders group, the details are in the poster below:


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