School buses cancelled in SD&G

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SD&G – With a winter storm hitting the region Friday, some students will be getting an extra long weekend.

Student Transportation of Eastern Ontario has cancelled all buses in SD&G for the Upper Canada District School Board and Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario schools.

The French transportation consortium has also cancelled its buses.

The schools are open for those who can get to class.

This is fourth weather related school bus cancellation of the season.

A winter storm warning has been in effect since yesterday as up to 30 centimeters (12 inches) of snow was forecast to land in the area last night. Another 2 centimeters (0.8 inches) is expected today.