It’s time for a community conversation about transit, says TAAG

By: Richard Vivian of GuelphToday.com With several transit-related plans in development and questions swirling about the long-term impacts of the pandemic, it's time for a public and “shame-free” discussion about what residents want in the system, says Steven Petric, chair of Transit Action Alliance of Guelph (TAAG). “We really need to start thinking about the goals … Continue reading It’s time for a community conversation about transit, says TAAG

Council considering changes to Guelph Transit

From GuelphPolitco: Council Workshop: Transit Growth Strategy – This has not been a great year for transit. COVID-19, and the precipitous decrease in ridership because of it, put a big dent in any expansion plans and even forced a rollback of transit service. The impact of COVID-19 is one the things that his workshop will discuss along with the … Continue reading Council considering changes to Guelph Transit

Guelph showing ‘leadership in Canada’ with bus fleet electrification

From GuelphToday.com: With an eye toward reducing greenhouse gas emissions and the potential for operational savings, several Ontario municipalities, including Guelph, have started down the path toward electrifying their bus fleet.  They’re all at different stages of the process – none are completely there yet. Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) is the furthest along. With 60 … Continue reading Guelph showing ‘leadership in Canada’ with bus fleet electrification

October 31 is the last day to use Paper Tickets on Guelph Transit

The last day you can use the old-fashioned paper Transit tickets is on October 31st. Details are here. Originally, the end date for paper tickets was May 31st, but the deadline was pushed back because of COVID-19. If you have the old paper Transit tickets, you can either use them, or you can take them … Continue reading October 31 is the last day to use Paper Tickets on Guelph Transit