Better transit will bring opportunity to Guelph

If Guelph wants to evolve, then quality transit must be running all the time A transit service that maximizes access for the greatest possible number and diversity of people brings opportunity. An abundant all-day, all-week transit system gives financially stressed people — especially students, factory workers, and service-sector employees — real opportunities, including access to … Continue reading Better transit will bring opportunity to Guelph

Guelph’s Community Plan: A Discussion Paper – Give your input on Transit!

The City of Guelph is currently developing a Community Plan. There is a section about Transportation, covering transit, cycling, and walking. The Draft version of this report is now available for comments. Below is the Transit vision: "We move around freely". Transit is a priority to Guelphites. People in our community want us to facilitate … Continue reading Guelph’s Community Plan: A Discussion Paper – Give your input on Transit!

Solutions exist that could reduce Guelph Transit’s often overcrowded buses

Buses need to be given a path around congestion “I’ve been waiting 15 minutes for the bus to show and two showed up at the same time.” This phenomenon is known as “bus bunching,” It’s a problem that has been afflicting transit systems around the world for decades. Bus bunching is very annoying for riders, … Continue reading Solutions exist that could reduce Guelph Transit’s often overcrowded buses

Is Your Bus Late? Find Out Why And Some Solutions To Fix It

There are many factors to why your bus is late. From traffic congestion to car accidents, bus breakdowns, construction, emergency detours, higher than normal passenger loads and traffic lights. Some of these things are in the transits control while others are not. So why is the bus late anyways? Here are a select few (there … Continue reading Is Your Bus Late? Find Out Why And Some Solutions To Fix It

Why change can be hard for Transit in Guelph

Ask someone who rides the bus how they feel about Guelph Transit, and they’ll probably say they’re frustrated. Transit consultant Jarrett Walker at Human Transit says that’s perfectly normal, and healthy to a degree. After all, most transit services leave a lot to be desired. However, if you want to improve local transit service, it’s important to … Continue reading Why change can be hard for Transit in Guelph