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Nearly a dozen OC Transpo drivers test positive for COVID-19

The operators drove multiple bus routes, between December 28, 2021, and January 1, 2022.
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OC Transpo bus in downtown Ottawa, February 28, 2018. (Photo/ Mike Vlasveld)

In a memo issued on Monday, January 3, OC Transpo confirmed that nearly a dozen bus operators had tested positive for COVID-19 and have since been in self-isolation. 

The key dates, the memo states, are the 48-hour period from December 28, 2021, to January 1, 2022. 

December 28, 2021 
- Bus #4469 
- Bus #4630 
- Bus #4834 
- Bus #6615 

December 29, 2021 
- Bus #4703 
- Bus #4732 
- Bus #6392 
- Bus #6460 
- Bus #6554 
- Bus #6573 
- Bus #8065 
- Bus #8180 

December 30, 2021 
- Bus #4495 
- Bus #4661 
- Bus #4686 
- Bus #6443 
- Bus #6558 
- Bus #8139

December 31, 2021 
- Bus #4411 
- Bus #4793 
- Bus #6639 

January 1, 2022 
- Bus #6580

Details regarding the specific routes and locations can be found on octranspo.com

If customers are concerned of possible COVID-19 exposure during these dates, they are encouraged to contact Ottawa Public Health (OPH) at 613-580-6744 or at ottawa.publichealth.ca 

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