Guelph Transit asks riders to wear masks as more people are permitted on buses

From CTV Kitchener -- A COVID-19 restriction for Guelph transit is going to be removed. Starting Monday, the 10-person limit for buses in the royal city will be lifted. Transit officials say the decision was made to account for the warming weather, businesses reopening, and need for transportation increasing. “We’re noticing the ridership, which was … Continue reading Guelph Transit asks riders to wear masks as more people are permitted on buses

Join the May 28th day of action for emergency transit funding!

Join the May 28th day of action for emergency transit funding! Essential workers — like nurses, doctors, sanitation staff and many more — rely on transit to get to work. But public transit systems across Canada are facing service cuts and driver layoffs, because they depend mostly on fares for funding. Right now we need … Continue reading Join the May 28th day of action for emergency transit funding!

60+ groups across Canada call for emergency and permanent transit funding

On May 12, 2020, more than 60 organizations across Canada sent a letter to the federal government calling for emergency and permanent transit operating funding.  Does your organization want to sign on? Add your organization’s name using this form. If you want to show support as an individual, send a message to your MP here. SIGN THE … Continue reading 60+ groups across Canada call for emergency and permanent transit funding

Keep Transit Moving: Letter to federal and provincial governments

The Transit Action Alliance of Guelph (TAAG) has joined other advocacy groups and have written to the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Canada’s Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and the Honourable Caroline Mulroney, Ontario’s Minister of Transportation, about the need for emergency funding for public transit during COVID-19. See the letter below and how you can help! Read … Continue reading Keep Transit Moving: Letter to federal and provincial governments

CANCELLED: Get on board with TAAG at the Transit Pub Night

ATTENTION: THIS EVENT IS CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 If you’re interested in talking about Guelph walking, biking, and transit, please join us for an informal gathering on Wednesday, March 25th at Bobby O'Brien's Irish Pub from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. We’d love to have you join us and share your ideas concerning local transportation … Continue reading CANCELLED: Get on board with TAAG at the Transit Pub Night