RETURN TO NORMAL FOR PARATRANSIT, SHARED TAXI AND RTL À LA DEMANDE SERVICES
Longueuil, March 25, 2019 - All paratransit, shared taxi and RTL à la demande services provided by the Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) will return to normal as of Tuesday morning, March 26, 2019.
“According to the information available, the taxi drivers will be back on the job to resume regular service,” explained Michel Veilleux, Executive Director of the RTL. “All paratransit requests for tomorrow will be processed, regardless of the reason for the trip.”
The RTL will continue to monitor the situation closely, informing users of any new pressure tactics by the taxi industry that could impact its services.
We encourage users to consult our website or Twitter feed (@RTL_Info), or to subscribe to Chrono notifications for updates on the situation or for the schedules of the shared taxi service. For more information about the Chrono app, visit http://www.rtl-longueuil.qc.ca/chrono.
About the RTL
The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) is the main transit provider for individuals within the five cities that comprise the Agglomération de Longueuil.
The third-largest public transit organization in Québec, the RTL operates a network of 793 kilometres. With some 1,100 employees, the RTL is a major employer that contributes to the economic vitality of the region. The RTL is the tenth best employer in Canada in 2019 according to Forbes.
Ever receptive to its users, the RTL plays a key role in the lives of the people and the communities it serves by providing solutions that are efficient, innovative, and adapted to the evolving needs
of its clientele. Improving quality of life for the citizens of the Agglomération de Longueuil is a top priority for the RTL.