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#21 wil9402

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 10:21 PM

1st/2nd is TTS. 8th is Labour Day weekend, 15th is Windsor.

Think about it. September is gonna be a packed month for charters.

Labour Day is September 3rd this year, so Labour Day weekend is September 1st-3rd.

Actually, retirement is very close. With 41 XD40 buses expected to enter service in September, all 96, 98, 9900 series will be parked at the start of the Summer board period (last weekday Friday, June 22nd). There is a very good chance that none will return come September. HSR may hang onto a couple of the 98s just in case, but all 99s are scheduled to be retired.

Considering this, with all due respect, I would like to hijack this thread. I am considering an HSR 9600/9900 charter for Saturday, June 23rd. If no 9600s are available, then I would substitute a 98.

This will be a private charter run by myself (no TTS or CTHF affilation). Because it would be private, all proceeds from the charter would be donated to the Seashore Trolley Museum for the ongoing maintenance of ex-HSR 518203.

More details will be posted at a later date.

I'd be interested in this charter as well, but I'd have to wait until a closer date to confirm as well.

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#22 TheAverageJoe

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 11:19 PM

as I said im definatly in, and meaghan wants in 2...so my carpool consists right now of Brian,Meaghan


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#23 t_harris01

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 11:38 PM

ok LOL so ill have room 1 more :P
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#24 TTC1700

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 12:06 AM

Totally interested.
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#25 Enzo Aquarius

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 12:53 AM

Consider me interested as well.


#26 Chris W

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 10:42 AM

Kevin, since I live here, you already know I'm in. I've also got some photostops I can pitch to you if you're interested.
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Posted 05 April 2012 - 12:42 PM

Actually, retirement is very close. With 41 XD40 buses expected to enter service in September, all 96, 98, 9900 series will be parked at the start of the Summer board period (last weekday Friday, June 22nd). There is a very good chance that none will return come September. HSR may hang onto a couple of the 98s just in case, but all 99s are scheduled to be retired. Considering this, with all due respect, I would like to hijack this thread. I am considering an HSR 9600/9900 charter for Saturday, June 23rd. If no 9600s are available, then I would substitute a 98. This will be a private charter run by myself (no TTS or CTHF affilation). Because it would be private, all proceeds from the charter would be donated to the Seashore Trolley Museum for the ongoing maintenance of ex-HSR 518203. More details will be posted at a later date.


Count me in Kevin, Support!!!

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 02:34 PM

Actually, retirement is very close. With 41 XD40 buses expected to enter service in September, all 96, 98, 9900 series will be parked at the start of the Summer board period (last weekday Friday, June 22nd). There is a very good chance that none will return come September. HSR may hang onto a couple of the 98s just in case, but all 99s are scheduled to be retired.

Considering this, with all due respect, I would like to hijack this thread. I am considering an HSR 9600/9900 charter for Saturday, June 23rd. If no 9600s are available, then I would substitute a 98.

This will be a private charter run by myself (no TTS or CTHF affilation). Because it would be private, all proceeds from the charter would be donated to the Seashore Trolley Museum for the ongoing maintenance of ex-HSR 518203.

More details will be posted at a later date.

count me in as well

#29 ttcgeek

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 04:56 PM

Definitely interested.
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#30 Matt Demers

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Posted 06 April 2012 - 10:27 AM

Since Woodstock is sold out due to my lazyness, I can try to attend this one. Am interested cause I never rode HSR buses and it's going towards a good cause!
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#31 ttc2252

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Posted 06 April 2012 - 01:42 PM

Unable to attend due to doctor's appointment on Saturday June 23.

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#32 Felix

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Posted 07 April 2012 - 12:43 AM

Actually, retirement is very close. With 41 XD40 buses expected to enter service in September, all 96, 98, 9900 series will be parked at the start of the Summer board period (last weekday Friday, June 22nd). There is a very good chance that none will return come September. HSR may hang onto a couple of the 98s just in case, but all 99s are scheduled to be retired.

Considering this, with all due respect, I would like to hijack this thread. I am considering an HSR 9600/9900 charter for Saturday, June 23rd. If no 9600s are available, then I would substitute a 98.

This will be a private charter run by myself (no TTS or CTHF affilation). Because it would be private, all proceeds from the charter would be donated to the Seashore Trolley Museum for the ongoing maintenance of ex-HSR 518203.

More details will be posted at a later date.


Interested in this charter.

#33 Girardin71

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Posted 07 April 2012 - 10:31 AM

i'm interest but can't confirm until later this month.

Can't believe Transit Windsor Finally got New Flyer Inveros (D40i) even if they're 2nd hand from London.

 

 

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#34 21c123

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Posted 14 April 2012 - 03:22 PM

Actually, retirement is very close. With 41 XD40 buses expected to enter service in September, all 96, 98, 9900 series will be parked at the start of the Summer board period (last weekday Friday, June 22nd). There is a very good chance that none will return come September. HSR may hang onto a couple of the 98s just in case, but all 99s are scheduled to be retired.

This will be a private charter run by myself (no TTS or CTHF affilation). Because it would be private, all proceeds from the charter would be donated to the Seashore Trolley Museum for the ongoing maintenance of ex-HSR 518203.

More details will be posted at a later date.


I'm definately in Kevin.

#35 Bus_Medic

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Posted 14 April 2012 - 04:20 PM

Seeing as I fell asleep at the switch for all the other Orion 6 events, this will likely be my last chance.


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#36 D. DeLarge

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Posted 14 April 2012 - 04:21 PM

Seeing as I fell asleep at the switch for all the other Orion 6 events, this will likely be my last chance.

Don't forget the large fleet of Brampton ones still kicking around (unfortunately) :P

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Posted 14 April 2012 - 05:32 PM

I've got (ahem) a little somebody coming over to stay that's going to take up all my time come July.

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#38 GM artic 5001

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Posted 16 April 2012 - 11:22 AM

I'm soooo in!















#39 hamiltontransithistory

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Posted 17 April 2012 - 05:40 PM

I'm interested, can't say absolutely until I see the schedule

#40 JN HSR

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Posted 02 May 2012 - 11:40 PM

I am very interested. I've never been part of a charter but would love to, especially with my local HSR buses. Though I'm not sad to see the 96,98 and 99 buses being retired I would enjoy taking 'one last ride' on one of them before they are retired. :)

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