He also works with National Geographic as an Advising Producer and Co-Producer of the series “Chain of Command”. Much of the area surrounding the Western University Campus is under construction for the 2018 Western / Wharncliffe Road widening project. In 2001, just after the 9/11 attacks, he was returned to active duty for a 30-month period, during which he commanded a DIA special mission operating base (OB Alpha) and had two successful combat tours to Afghanistan. The following detour and stop closures will apply: Detour Route 19 Northbound – East on Fanshawe Park, Left on Phillbrook, Left on Adelaide, Right on Blackwater to Regular RouteDue to construction in the area, Montebello between Strathcona and Tweedsmuir will be on detour effective immediately until last bus on August 15th. Financial relief is on the way for the London Transit Commission thanks to plans to resume collecting fares and expected funding from upper levels of … LtCol Anthony (Tony) Shaffer (retired), is the President of the London Center for Policy Research, a New York Times bestselling author and CIA trained intelligence operations officer with 35 years of experience in global and national security. Since the pilot project, three buses were equipped with a split barrier, providing the operator with partial or full protection from riders. Stay up-to-date with all of the Service Updates on all of the London Transit routes that may affect you, including planned and unplanned disruptions and weather-related issues.Whether you have lived in London your entire life or are new to the city, this section will provide you with all the information you will need to use London Transit safely and efficiently.Find out exactly where your bus is so you can better plan your trip and schedule your day.Convenience has a new look at London Transit and it all starts with your Smart Card.London Transit will resume front-door boarding on the Conventional service and the collection of fares on both Conventional and Specialized services beginning Wednesday August 19, 2020. He became a Senior Intelligence Officer (Operations) and created Task Force STRATUS IVY that conducted the full spectrum of support to Department of Defense, Special Operations Command and other non‐ DoD agencies. As a senior DoD intelligence officer, he received the Bronze Star and the Commander’s Award for Civil Service for his work on cutting edge, highly classified, DoD special activities. In this series the entire “chain of command”, from the direction from the White House, to the strategy of the Pentagon and the tactics on the ground, all shown from an intimate but respectful point of view.As the President of the London Center for Policy Research (LCPR) he leads the think tank community in research on the key policy issues of our time: national security, energy, and risk analysis.Tony manages the mission of the Center to challenge conventional wisdom where appropriate, add texture to the current deliberations on policy issues and build support for positions that further the national interest and the interest of key allies. The Commission’s priority throughout the pandemic has been the safety of our employees and passengers. He was brought to active duty by the Army for the first Gulf War in 1991 and transitioned into the Army’s Military Intelligence Excepted Career Program (MIECP) where he became the chief of Army’s global Controlled HUMINT collection program and ran specific Special Access Program (SAP) operations that netted highly.

In 1995, Tony transitioned to Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), as part of the consolidation of all Service (Army, Navy, Air Force, USMC) HUMINT into the Department of Defense. In addition, he commanded Field Operating Base (FOB) Alpha, a joint DIA/CIA unit conducting classified collection and special operations support regarding terrorists just after the 9/11 attacks.During the 1980s, Tony was a counterintelligence officer.

The infrastructure renewal work underway will provide the following benefits: During his two successful, undercover, combat tours he participated in the search for senior Al Qaeda leadership in Afghanistan. This work spans from Platt’s Lane to Wharncliffe Road North and is expected to be completed by fall/winter 2018. Simply call the LTC IVR at 519-451-1347 and follow the instructions for up-to-date schedule information. As London begins to reopen, find below steps we are undertaking to maintain your safety as well as recommendations that you, our riders, can implement that will help keep you and fellow riders safe. In recognition of successful high risk/high gain operations Tony received the Bronze Star Medal (BSM) for performance as an Operations Officer of the HUMINT Support Detachment in Afghanistan supporting CJTF 180 and the Chief of the HUMINT Support Element (HSE) for CJTF 121. Lt Col Shaffer in addition to the London Center, has served as a senior fellow with the Center for Advanced Defense Studies (CADS) where he had conducted multiple courses of instruction, to include the Psychology of Terrorism, Leadership and Effects Based Operations, nuclear red teaming and the study of global future trends and assessments. He has testified before Congress on key intelligence issues, lectured at the U.S. Army War College and is nationally known Subject Matter Expert (SME) intelligence collection and policy, terrorism, data mining, situational awareness and adaptive/disruptive technologies.