Category Archives: Transportation

OPINION: City Streets for People?

Public “rights of way” existed long before the automobile. It’s Heritage Week in Ontario and I have been looking at old photos of Guelph. Here’s one of many that intrigued me from days gone by. This, and many other photos, depict … Continue reading

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FREE Guelph Transit on New Year’s Eve

The Downtown Guelph Business Association and several downtown businesses are to be thanked for their support to make sure patrons get home safely on New Year’s Eve.   Guelph Transit will operate until the wee hours (last bus 2:15 am) of … Continue reading

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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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