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1. Bus cancellations
the school year there may be times when school bus transportation is
cancelled due to inclement weather or poor driving conditions, but
schools will remain open.
bus transportation for all school divisions in the City of Winnipeg is
cancelled when the wind chill reaches -45°C by 6:15 a.m. based on the
6:00 a.m. Environment Canada readings at the Forks, Winnipeg. The
temperature readings can be found at the Environment Canada website
(click here for latest readings at The Forks). When bus transportation is cancelled in the morning, it will not resume later in the day even if weather conditions improve.
following media outlets are contacted in the early morning to ask that
they broadcast and/or post bus cancellation information:
CBC FM; 990 CBC AM; CKSB 89.9 FM (French); CJOB-680 AM; Power 97-FM;
1290 CFRW; 99.9 BOB-FM; FAB 94.3 FM; 92 CITI FM; 102.3 CLEAR FM; Virgin
Radio 103; QX 104 FM; Energy 106 FM; CTV News; City TV; Winnipeg Free
2. Severe Weather Conditions
Severe weather conditions and poor roads may extend the running time of some buses, resulting in late arrival and departure.
make sure that children are suitably clothed until picked up and that
they have a place to go in the event the bus does not arrive.
Parents/guardians must also ensure that children have a place to go
after the return trip.