Nov 04, 2011
The City of Mississauga's MiWay Transit is offering free service for Canadian Forces veterans
and a companion on Remembrance Day, Friday, November 11.
"To obtain a free ride on Remembrance Day veterans must wear their uniforms, medals or
other items that clearly identify them as veterans to our transit operators," said Geoff
Marinoff, director of Transit. "Veterans are respectfully asked to identify their
companion to the transit operator so that he or she may also ride free."
All MiWay buses will observe a minute of silence at 11 a.m. on November 11 to recognize the
sacrifice made by our veterans. Transit operators will stop their buses during this
Visit www.miway.ca or call 905-615-INFO (4636) for
customized route and schedule information. To view scheduled departure times on a smartphone or
other mobile device, visit m.miway.ca or download the MiWay iPhone/iPod Touch application from
the Apple iTunes App Store (www.miway.ca/app).
As Canada's sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 734,000 residents and 55,000 businesses,
including 63 Fortune 500 companies with Canadian head offices or major divisional head offices.
A diverse, progressive and award-winning municipality located on the shores of Lake Ontario in
the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, Mississauga is "Leading Today for Tomorrow" by
focussing on delivering services, implementing its Strategic Plan, delivering value for money,
maintaining infrastructure and continuing to be an employer of choice.
Public Affairs Consultant
905-615-3200 ext. 5232