Cable & Telecom

Free Telus Wi-Fi on Ottawa’s new LRT

OTTAWA – Telus and the City of Ottawa announced this week the company will provide free Wi-Fi service on the O-Train and underground cell connectivity, too.This will let Ottawa commuters get online, text or make calls no matter where they go.Telus will provide free, unlimited Wi-Fi at the start of the O-Train Confederation Line service in the three downtown, underground Line 1 station’s platform and door to door cellular service through the entire system including the downtown tunnel. There will be a continuous cellular connection, including between stations and in the 2.5-kilometre tunnel, for all passengers.Telus will be deploying small...