‘Key dates’ for OC Transpo bus driver with COVID-19 are Dec. 24-26

An OC Transpo bus driver has tested positive for COVID-19 with the “key dates” before they developed symptoms spanning Christmas Eve to Boxing Day.

The driver last worked Dec. 26 and has been self-isolating since, Renée Amilcar, the general manager of the City of Ottawa’s transit services department, said in a memo to the mayor and council Tuesday.

Ottawa Public Health advised that the 48 hours before the onset of the driver’s symptoms include Dec. 24, 25 and 26.

On Christmas Eve, the driver worked from 5:15 a.m. to 12:55 p.m. operating Bus #8025 on routes including:

• Route #99 Hurdman Station at 5:41 am to System House at 6:35 a.m.

• Route #99 System House at 7:05 a.m. to Hurdman Station at 8:04 a.m.

• Route #278 Earl Armstrong/Limebank at 8:34 a.m. to Tunney’s Pasture Station at 9:17 a.m.

• Route #2 Bayview Station at 9:33 a.m. to South Keys Station at 9:57 a.m.

• Route #98 Hunt Club/Hawthorne at 10:22 a.m. to Hurdman Station at 10:52 a.m.

• Route #44 Hurdman Station at 11:43 a.m. to Billings Station at 12:12 p.m.

• Route #44 Billings Station at 12:23 p.m. to Hurdman Station at 12:52 p.m.

The driver didn’t work with the public on Christmas Day.

On Boxing Day, they operated bus #4717 on Route #40 with continuous service between St. Laurent Station and Elmvale Station from 7:12 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Riders with concerns about potential exposure, can contact OPH at 613-580-6744 to speak to a public health nurse or visit ottawapublichealth.ca .

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