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Latest News

AMTA releases COVID-19 rest area database

Posted: Mar 27, 2020 in News

In an effort to help serve commercial drivers transporting goods across Alberta and the nation, the AMTA has compiled a database of rest area locales,... Read More

Increased Powers of Public Health Officials Meant to Mitigate Risks of COVID-19 at the Border

Posted: Jul 7, 2020 in News

CTA: The Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) reached out to the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) to obtain clarity on the types of questions border o... Read More

City of Edmonton launching zoning discussion papers

Posted: Jul 7, 2020 in News

The City of Edmonton is launching 12 discussion papers exploring the city's aspects of zoning and Zoning Bylaw. The papers will be posted here at E... Read More

Province makes Highway 3 twinning announcement

Posted: Jul 2, 2020 in News

The Alberta Government has announced the twinning of a 46-kilometre stretch of Highway 3 between Taber and Burdett. In January 2020, twinning secti... Read More

Guidance on health and safety for drivers and in-cab training amid COVID-19

Posted: Jun 30, 2020 in Uncategorised

OVERVIEW   Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, we all need to do our part to keep workers, customers and the public safe and healthy.  Compiled bel... Read More

AMTA education update: Continuous improvement or “Why you should always fill out the course evaluation”

Posted: Jun 30, 2020 in Articles

During the early days and weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic the course development team at the AMTA focused their time and efforts on transposing our exi... Read More

Leading our teams, ourselves, with a safety focused mindset

Posted: Jun 30, 2020 in Articles

Josh Hannaberry, CNTL, AMTA Regional Chair, Calgary Thank you for the opportunity to lead the safety moment today.   I consider myself fortuna... Read More

Introducing AMTA Workplace Support Services 

Posted: Jun 30, 2020 in Articles

New organizational changes in the AMTA have brought together an even more powerful team to help you get the most out of your membership, access specif... Read More

Western Canada Highway News – National Trucking Week issue

Posted: Jun 23, 2020 in News

Do you have a product or service that you would like to advertised in the upcoming "National Trucking Week” issue of Western Canada Highway News —... Read More

UPDATE: FAST lane opening at Windsor/Detroit June 22

Posted: Jun 19, 2020 in News

UPDATE: Effective June 22, 2020 the dedicated FAST lane at the port of Windsor, ON/Detroit, MI will now be open to all Free and Secure Trade (FAST) pa... Read More

Canada Emergency Business Account further expanded

Posted: Jun 18, 2020 in News

Via Motor Coach Canada: Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced that as of Friday, June 19, 2020, more businesses can access the $40,000 CEBA loan. Qu... Read More

CTA: Border crossing allowances for transportation sector workers

Posted: Jun 18, 2020 in News

With Canada-U.S. border restrictions being extended once again until July 21, 2020, CTA has been contacted by a number of members seeking further clar... Read More

MCC: Accessible Transportation Regulations – Temporary Exemptions for Motor Coach Operators

Posted: Jun 11, 2020 in News

Motor Coach Canada wants to make industry aware of some upcoming regulation changes. For the past few years, the Canadian Transportation Agency (CT... Read More