Learn about Transit: Understanding the Basics of Transit Scheduling

Ever wonder how transit schedules are created? What information schedulers use to build effective schedules and what they must take into account when creating a schedule? Join us on April 28th for as Dennis Fletcher of Fletcher and Associates will deliver the one-hour webinar: Understanding Basic Transit Scheduling Concepts. Register online by clicking here or going to our … Continue reading Learn about Transit: Understanding the Basics of Transit Scheduling

TAAG responds to 2021-2023 Seasonal Patio Program

The following was sent to Guelph City Council regarding the 2021-2023 Seasonal Patio Program. Dear City Council, I am writing you today on behalf of the Board of Directors of TAAG regarding the proposed 2021-2023 Seasonal Patio Program. The creation of patio spaces in parking stalls within Downtown Guelph will offer everyone from transit and … Continue reading TAAG responds to 2021-2023 Seasonal Patio Program

Funding for two-way all-day GO service in the 2021 budget is a step in the right direction

The 2021 Ontario budget outlines the next steps for the Kitchener GO Rail expansion project, include building more tracks and new platforms along the corridor between Georgetown and Kitchener. The province said this work will include improvements to the Guelph Central Station along with track maintenance and track upgrades. The Transit Action Alliance of Guelph … Continue reading Funding for two-way all-day GO service in the 2021 budget is a step in the right direction

LETTER: A car-free downtown must include public transit

'Idea of a car-free areas is to encourage residents to try sustainable options such as public transit and non-motorised modes' The following letter was sent to and published in Guelph Today and Guelph Mercury Tribune (Note the Mercury Tribune version was edited down by the newspaper for space.) Dear Editor The term “car free” has … Continue reading LETTER: A car-free downtown must include public transit

Learn about Transit webinar: Multimodal Transportation Integration – March 23rd

The March edition of TAAG's “Learn about Transit” webinar will be on the topic of Multimodal Transportation Integration: A Framework for Sustainable Planning. Learn about how providing viable, attractive transportation alternatives for citizens, including walking, cycling and transit, is critical in building a healthy, sustainable community. Find out the framework of how each mode works individually, but … Continue reading Learn about Transit webinar: Multimodal Transportation Integration – March 23rd