Thursday, June 29, 2006

Strathmore Handibus seeks drivers

Strathmore Standard, Strathmore, AB: "Handibus seeks drivers"

Comment: Our friend Marian Frederickson is finally taking a well-deserved retirement. Marian became the "dispatcher" when she retired at 65... it's been a full-time job since then. Good luck Marian!

Council authorizes new Town Rounder

Crowsnest Pass Promoter, Blairmore, AB

The Municipality of Crowsnest Pass operates a semi scheduled community bus called "The Rounder". This bus is unique in that it ties together the seperate communities that form the municipality (municipal region?)

Recently, the vehicle failed it's semi annual inspection ( frame cracks)... however the above article indicates a bid that the municipality couldn't refuse.

Saturday, June 17, 2006

Strathmore WFCSS takes over handibus dispatching

Strathmore Standard, Strathmore, AB: "Wheatland Family and Community Support Service (WFCSS) takes over dispatching the handibuses in Strathmore and rural areas."

Monday, June 12, 2006

Wetaskiwin - peace hill lodge to transfer ownership of it's handibus

Peace Hills Lodge’s Pioneer Association has acquiesced its bus over to the Handi-Van Society. A letter was sent from the Seniors ...

Wetaskiwin Times Advertiser, Wetaskiwin, AB