Resources

Resources

Click on one of the headings below to see a  list of resources for that category.

 

Workshops, Studies, and Interesting Articles

Commuting to Work (NHS 2011 Household Survey) (PDF)
APTA Report: 70% of millennials go multimodal
Railways and the Environment Workshop (1999)

Transport Action in Canada

Transport Action Canada
Transport Action Ontario
Transport Action Prairie
Transport Action BC
Transport 2000 Québec (becoming Trajectoire Québec)
Groupe TRAQ (Québec)

Other Transportation Advocacy Groups 

Within the Region:

It’s More than Buses (Advocates for Better Transit in Halifax)
Happy City (St. John’s public transit advocates)
TransitLunenburg (Proposed transit service for Lunenburg area)
Bathurst Sustainable Development
GoMaritimes (transportation planning tool for Atlantic Canada)

Elsewhere in Canada:

Canadian Urban Transit Association
Canadian Institute of Traffic & Transport
Public Interest Advocacy Centre

Government Agencies

Federal Government
Transport Canada
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Canadian Transportation Agency

Provincial Governments
Nova Scotia Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal
New Brunswick Transportation and Infrastructure
Newfoundland Transportation and Works
PEI Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy

Transit Operators

Halifax Transit
Codiac Transit (Moncton)
Saint John Transit
Trius Transit (PEI)
Kings Transit (Annapolis Valley)
Transit Cape Breton

Nova Scotia Rural Transit

Nova Scotia Rural Transportation Association

Antigonish Community Transit
Bay Rides (St. Margaret’s Bay Community Transportation Society)
CHAD Transit (Pictou County)
Chester Community Wheels
Colchester Transportation Cooperative
Cumberland County Transportation Services
East Hants Community Rider
Hope Dial-a-Ride (Yarmouth)
Kings Point-to-Point Transit Society
La Coopérative de transport de Chéticamp Ltée. (L’ACABIE)
MusGo Rider (Musquodoboit Harbour)
Sou’West Nova Transit Association (Shelburne County)
Strait Area Transit (Port Hawkesbury)
Trans County Transportation Society (Bridgetown)
Transport de Clare (Digby County)
West Hants Dial-a-ride

Trains

Passenger Rail
VIA Rail Canada

Freight Operators
Canadian National Railway (CN)
Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
Cape Breton and Central Nova Scotia Railway (CBNS)
Sydney Coal Railway
NB Southern/Maine Northern/Eastern Maine Railways (Irving)
The Windsor & Hantsport Railway
Central Maine and Quebec Railway (CMQ)

Air

Airlines
Air Canada
Porter Airlines
WestJet

Airports
Halifax International Airport
Greater Moncton International Airport
Sydney (NS)
Saint John (NB)
Fredericton (NB)
Charlottetown (PEI)
St. John’s International Airport (NL)

Other
The Aviation Home Page
IATA (International Air Transport Association)
ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organisation)
Flight Safety Foundation
Air Safety
NAV Canada (Air Traffic Control Service)
Aviation Safety Network

Ferries

Marine Atlantic
Northumberland Ferries/Bay Ferries
Nova Scotia Provincial (Highway) Ferries
New Brunswick Provincial (Highway) Ferries
Nova Star Ferry (Yarmouth-Portland)

Bus

Maritime Bus
Greyhound Bus

Other Interesting Sites
The Transport Web (many resources)
Subways/Transport links page