Rainy River District Transportation Services Consortium

Service: Transportation Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Radio stations are used to announce bus cancellations or delays and other information pertaining to transportation, inclement weather or emergency situations
Description (Agency) Offers transportation services for the Rainy River District School Board and the Northwest Catholic District School Board
Description (Service)
  • Offers transportation services for the Rainy River District School Board and the Northwest Catholic District School Board 
  • Communicates school closures and bus route cancellations to the public 
  • Provides updated information on bus cancellations and school closures through local radio stations and on the website 
  • Processes all transportation requests for new students and changes to transportation
 
First Rider Program 
  • Offers a video and 40 minute school bus ride  
  • Aims to alleviate concerns about riding a school bus 
  • Teaches school bus safety
Hours Office: Sep-Jun: Mon-Fri 6:30 am-5 pm * Jul-Aug: Mon-Thu 8 am-4 pm 
Professional Development (PD) Days: 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Rainy River District
Boundaries East to Atikokan, West to Rainy River, North to Nestor Falls
Eligibility First Rider Program
 
Young first time school bus riders
Application First Rider Program 
  • Advertised in August of each year 
  • Contact Transportation Department to register student
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-6664
Toll Free Phone 1-800-214-1753 Ext 5040
Fax 807-275-4975
Website rrdtsc.rrdsb.com
Primary Executive Nikki Armstrong, Manager of Transportation Services
Alternate Executive Shaun Egan, Transportation Officer
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 522 Second St E
Fort Frances, ON P9A 1N4
 
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Intersection Second St E and Crowe Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal