Newswire

Safe Semester returns to Downtown Guelph this September

News Release Guelph, Ont., September 1, 2016 – On September 9, the annual Safe Semester project kicks off to create a safe and enjoyable downtown environment for students and patrons. The project involves the coordination of road closures and additional amenities in the city’s core to improve road safety, and decrease instances of littering, public […]

Newswire Transit

Guelph Transit offers earlier morning service to connect with GO train as well as Co-Fare Rate

Starting Tuesday, September 6, Guelph Transit is offering early morning shuttle service for residents looking to connect to GO Transit’s newest early morning train service. The new early morning shuttle service will begin at 4:30 a.m., arriving at Guelph Central Station in time for GO Transit’s first train at 5:48 a.m. The shuttle is a […]

Transit

Four additional GO trains start running to & from Guelph on September 6th

There will be two more morning and afternoon GO trains during peak travel times between Kitchener and Toronto starting September 6th. The increased GO train service is actually an extension of 2 existing GO trains that currently end in Georgetown. One of these trains will be an Express that will skip several stations which will reduce […]

Events Newswire

Smartphone photo contest guelPhonography now on until the end of August

Guelphonography is an annually-run photo contest held in Guelph that promotes creativity in capturing beautiful images of our fair city. It runs throughout August and finishes with a gallery showing at the The Bookshelf/eBar (where contest winners are announced) and Atmosphere Cafe+etc guelPhonography celebrates the creativity of residents, expressed through the lens of their smart phone. […]

Newswire

Getting over the River: Guelph looking at pedestrian bridges over the Speed (Updated)

The City of Guelph has initiated several Class Environmental Assessment (EA) studies for proposed pedestrian bridges over the Speed River. These include connecting Emma Street to Earl Street, a future active transportation trail along the GJR tracks from Macdonell to Huron Streets through St. Patrick’s Ward, a bridge connecting the Metalworks development and downtown, and proposed improvements to the […]

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Moving Guelph Forward: The future of Transit in the Royal City

Summary Below courtesy of Robert Mackenzie – Transit Toronto Guelph is one of several medium and smaller municipalities in the Greater Golden Horseshoe area that have made major changes to their transit systems over the past few years. (For the record, the others are Barrie, Burlington, Niagara Falls, Oakville and Peterborough.) Some of these network reviews have […]

Events Transit

Take the bus to Guelph Canada Day Celebrations

Guelph Transit will be operating buses on Canada Day on the statutory holiday hourly schedule.  Buses will depart from Guelph Central Station and the University Centre every 60 minutes, from 9:15 a.m. to 8:15 p.m. and 11:15 p.m. to 12:15 a.m. A direct Fireworks Shuttle Service will operate between Guelph Central Station and Riverside Park at 8:45 […]