Transit will honour Veterans on Remembrance Day


Thunder Bay TransitTHUNDER BAY – On Remembrance Day, Thursday, Nov. 11, Thunder Bay Transit will again offer complimentary transit service to veterans, their immediate families, and the families of deceased veterans.

“To show our respect and gratitude, Transit is making it easier for survivors and families to attend Remembrance Day events”, said Jon Hendel, spokesperson for Thunder Bay Transit. “We will not forget those who sacrificed so much for our country.”

Armed Forces members, Cadets, or other uniformed persons attending services and events may also ride transit for the day without charge by identifying themselves to the Operator by showing any of the following items: Uniforms, medals, berets and blazers.

All Thunder Bay Transit passengers will experience two minutes of silence while traveling on Remembrance Day at 11 am. Thunder Bay Transit buses will stop at the nearest bus stop for that time for a moment of reflection.

For more information regarding Thunder Bay Transit, please call the information line at 684-3744 or visit

Previous articleThe Last Spike – Building the National Dream
Next articleFrom the House – “Lest we Forget” or NNL offers news, information, opinions and positive ideas for Thunder Bay, Ontario, Northwestern Ontario and the world. NNL covers a large region of Ontario, but are also widely read around the country and the world. To reach us by email: Reach the Newsroom: (807) 355-1862