The Omicron variant isn’t just messing with people’s health.
It’s screwing up train and bus schedules.
GO Transit says there were staffing shortages over the holidays which resulted in cancellations, and additional service reductions on its seven corridors are planned in the coming days.
GO says they are seeing 20 to 30 per cent fewer staff each day because of illness or isolation, and the number is only expected to grow in the coming weeks.
Several morning and afternoon trains on the Barrie line were cancelled during the holidays because of staffing shortages.