Category Archives: Transportation

Public Meeting — Potential Closure of Denver Road

The City is holding a public meeting to discuss plans for the proposed permanent closure of Denver Road. The meeting will be held to provide interested parties with an opportunity to review information and provide feedback related to the proposed … Continue reading

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Guelph Transit Changes Proposed Based on Customer Feedback

The old saying “the best laid plans of mice and men often go astray” (Robbie Burns) is appropriate for Monday’s Operations and Transit committee meeting. It is not easy when a plan does not go exactly as envisioned. The implementation … Continue reading

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GO Trains Coming to Guelph December 19 !

An exciting day in Guelph today with the announcement that GO trains will begin daily service on December 19th, earlier than expected. A long time in coming, this is welcome news to many. And affordable too — $11.70 for a … Continue reading

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Update on Winter Road Clean-up

A message from our Manager, Roads and Rights of Way: Just a quick note to inform you of winter control housekeeping activity currently underway with regards to our residential roads. As a result of the sustained cold temperatures and the … Continue reading

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U of G Students Overwhelmingly Support Universal Transit Pass

From City of Guelph Communications: University of Guelph students voted in favour of supporting an increase to the cost of the University of Guelph transit pass (U-pass) as a result of a month long referendum process. A total of 5,000 … Continue reading

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University Bus Pass Rate Comparisons

City staff have posted answers to all of Council’s various questions from the November 30th budget presentation.  Of particular interest to those following the University of Guelph bus pass rate discussion is a comparison chart of municipal transit fares and … Continue reading

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Police Chief’s Perspective on Student Bus Pass

From Chief Rob Davis to members of Council: December 7, 2009 Hello to All: At the council meeting of November 30th when budget cost cutting measures were being discussed, one of the proposals put forward by transit staff was to … Continue reading

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