School buses cancelled Friday in SD&G

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SD&G – With a winter storm on the way overnight, Student Transportation of Eastern Ontario (STEO) has cancelled all buses for Friday.

The transportation consortium made a social media post Thursday afternoon that all transportation was cancelled for the Upper Canada District School Board and Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario schools.

The schools remain open to staff and students for the two English boards.

The French transportation consortium followed suit around 8:15 p.m. Thursday, announcing it had cancelled buses too for Friday.

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

A snowfall warning is in effect with up to 30 centimeters (11.8 inches) of snow expected between overnight tonight and Saturday morning.