Author Archives: McConnell Transport

Wreaths Across Canada

Wreaths Across Canada (WAC) is a non-profit organization that specifically honours veterans buried in Canada. Not all of them died in battle, although many served in combat and peacekeeping missions, and during the Cold War. Some gave their lives or … Continue reading

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McConnell Transport Helps Local Kids

P.R.O. Kids is a program that is run by the Western Valley Recreational Association (www.wvra.ca).  Their goal is to provide assistance to as many children and youth (18 & Under) as possible, who, due to lack of funds, are unable … Continue reading

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National Trucking Week 2013

McConnell Transport Ltd recently celebrated National Trucking Week, which ran from September 1 – 7, 2013. Every driver and employee was treated to a “goodie” bag that was filled with great items, all courtesy of our generous suppliers. There was … Continue reading

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New Trailer Yard Nearing Completion

After months of work, our new trailer parking lot is almost completed!  A big thank you to all of our staff and especially our drivers for their patience while we undertook this huge expansion!  There is still a bit more … Continue reading

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McConnell Transport Donates to Special Olympics

McConnell Transport Ltd. has recently made a donation to the Special Olympics, Western Valley Region (SOWVR).  This charity was voted by our office staff to receive money raised during office “Jeans Day”, where staff donate each Friday to wear their … Continue reading

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Check out these skirts!

At McConnell Transport we are pleased with our addition of trailers equipped with SmartWay verified, advanced side skirts. These side skirts will not only improve our fuel economy but help prevent heavy snow and ice buildup, reduce road spray that … Continue reading

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McConnell Transport Staff Make Donation to Canadian Red Cross

The staff of McConnell Transport Ltd. donated $457.75 to the Canadian Red Cross’ HELP program from weekly donations for wearing jeans on Friday. For more than 50 years the Canadian Red Cross (www.redcross.ca) has been offering Health Equipment Loan Programs. … Continue reading

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