Category: News

OSTA’s Practice your Walk to School Event: #GetYourWalkOn

This summer, from July 6 until July 17, OSTA is encouraging families in the Walk Zone to practice walking their route to school in preparation for the coming school year and learn more about the benefits of active transportation. Take the Challenge and #GetYourWalkOn

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OSTA Safety Poster and Essay Competition

Show us how YOU stay safe when taking the bus or walking/rolling to school! Share your story, poem or artwork on OSTA’s Facebook page or send it to OSTA via email. There are many prizes available for all grade and theme categories!

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Student Active Transportation Toolkit for Educators

During these challenging times, we wanted to share some good news… the Ottawa Student Transportation Authority (OSTA), in collaboration with EnviroCentre, has been working on a Walk to School Day Event Planning Toolkit, which is now complete! You can access the full Toolkit and all supplemental resources on OSTA’s website […]

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OSTA Closure

OSTA is closed until further notice due to the COVID emergency shut-down. Please complete an online transportation issues form on www.ottawaschoolbus.ca and we will do our best to address your concern. Voice mails will not be returned.

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Transportation Changes for Students on First Student and Campeau Bus Routes

Due to changes in the transportation market, First Student Transportation is taking over Campeau Bus routes. This will require renumbering of routes. The Ottawa Student Transportation Authority (OSTA) is working with both Operators to ensure a smooth transition and no service disruptions. We appreciate your patience as we work through this process. […]

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