Category Archives: Guelph Transit

City of Guelph responding to Coronavirus

April 7, 2020

Based on the advice from Guelph’s Medical Officer of Health to slow the spread of COVID-19, the City of Guelph has declared an emergency, closed City buildings to the public and cancelled all meetings and events. Continue reading City of Guelph responding to Coronavirus


Guelph Transit changing service to slow the spread of coronavirus

March 26, 2020

Guelph Transit is making additional service changes as part of the City’s response to coronavirus (COVID-19). Continue reading Guelph Transit changing service to slow the spread of coronavirus


All City facilities now closed to the public

March 17, 2020

Based on advice from Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health, and the Ontario government’s declaration of an emergency, the City of Guelph is closing all city facilities to the public to slow the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Continue reading All City facilities now closed to the public


Guelph residents to benefit from improved green public transit infrastructure

January 17, 2020

Guelph Residents to Benefit from Improved Green Public Transit Infrastructure Continue reading Guelph residents to benefit from improved green public transit infrastructure


Minor changes to Guelph Transit routes 16 and 17

December 23, 2019

We’re expanding service along route 16 and making some minor schedule adjustments to routes 16 and 17, starting January 5, 2020. Continue reading Minor changes to Guelph Transit routes 16 and 17


Get on your way with Guelph Transit’s tap and go card

December 10, 2019

Get OnYourWay with the reloadable tap and go Guelph Transit card starting January 17, 2020—a new, faster and more secure way to pay for bus fares in Guelph. Continue reading Get on your way with Guelph Transit’s tap and go card


Guelph City Council approves 2020 budget

December 3, 2019

Guelph City Council approved the tax-supported operating budget and the local boards and shared services budget today, bringing the tax levy increase in at 3.91 per cent Continue reading Guelph City Council approves 2020 budget


Booking a ride on a mobility bus just got easier

November 15, 2019

We’re making it easier and more convenient for you to book a trip on our mobility buses. Now, in addition to calling us, you can schedule a pickup online with the new app. Continue reading Booking a ride on a mobility bus just got easier


City looking for feedback on proposed smoking and alcohol regulations

September 30, 2019

The City is looking for input on proposed smoking and alcohol regulations through two online surveys running from September 30 to October 13. Continue reading City looking for feedback on proposed smoking and alcohol regulations


Guelph Transit survey asks how you would use a reloadable fare card

September 18, 2019

Continue reading Guelph Transit survey asks how you would use a reloadable fare card


Guelph Transit introduces 59 U Gordon Express, makes minor changes to system

August 16, 2019

We’re making some minor changes to the transit system, starting September 1, as part of our ongoing effort to improve the service for riders. Continue reading Guelph Transit introduces 59 U Gordon Express, makes minor changes to system


Learn how to use Guelph Transit’s bike racks

July 19, 2019

This summer, Guelph Transit is hosting demonstration sessions to show cyclists how to properly use the bike rack on the front of its conventional buses.  Continue reading Learn how to use Guelph Transit’s bike racks


Council endorses recommendations to improve transit service in Guelph

January 31, 2019

At Tuesday night’s meeting, Council unanimously endorsed 12 recommendations outlined in the final report for the Guelph Transit business service review. Continue reading Council endorses recommendations to improve transit service in Guelph


City shares Guelph Transit business service review final report

January 17, 2019

The final report for the Guelph Transit business service review will be presented to Council on Tuesday, January 29 at 6 p.m. Continue reading City shares Guelph Transit business service review final report


Minor tweaks to Guelph Transit routes 10 and 17

December 19, 2018

We’re making some minor schedule adjustments, starting January 7, 2019. Continue reading Minor tweaks to Guelph Transit routes 10 and 17


Guelph Transit installs new signs at bus stops

December 18, 2018

Guelph Transit is installing new reflective signs at its bus stops. Continue reading Guelph Transit installs new signs at bus stops


Ride bus for free to River Run, Sleeman Centre events

September 7, 2018

Continue reading Ride bus for free to River Run, Sleeman Centre events


Guelph Transit’s Special Event Fare program here to stay

June 27, 2018

Continue reading Guelph Transit’s Special Event Fare program here to stay


Bus tickets available at Guelph Public Library branches

June 14, 2018

Continue reading Bus tickets available at Guelph Public Library branches


Guelph transit gets federal-provincial funding boost

March 16, 2018

A new provincial-federal agreement earmarks up to $106 million over 10 years for potential Guelph transit infrastructure projects. Continue reading Guelph transit gets federal-provincial funding boost


U-pass program extended to Guelph’s Conestoga College students

February 2, 2018

Continue reading U-pass program extended to Guelph’s Conestoga College students


City improves application process for subsidy programs

January 25, 2018

Continue reading City improves application process for subsidy programs


Governments of Canada and Ontario invest in public transit in Guelph

December 8, 2017

The City of Guelph will use the funding to replace three transit operations vehicles and four hoists. Continue reading Governments of Canada and Ontario invest in public transit in Guelph


City and Guelph Transit union ratify collective agreement

November 20, 2017

The agreement takes effect immediately. More information will be available on guelph.ca once both parties have signed the agreement. Continue reading City and Guelph Transit union ratify collective agreement


City of Guelph and Guelph Transit union reach tentative agreement

November 6, 2017

Continue reading City of Guelph and Guelph Transit union reach tentative agreement


Guelph Transit ridership up 44 per cent in September

October 6, 2017

Continue reading Guelph Transit ridership up 44 per cent in September


$19.4 million to be invested in Guelph Transit infrastructure

March 31, 2017

MP Lloyd Longfield, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, announced today that the City of Guelph’s new public transit project has been approved. Continue reading $19.4 million to be invested in Guelph Transit infrastructure


Federal infrastructure funding projects

March 31, 2017

The City’s applications to date have successfully secured $17.3 million for eight infrastructure-related projects in our community. Continue reading Federal infrastructure funding projects


Ontario helping Guelph improve and expand public transit

December 22, 2016

Continue reading Ontario helping Guelph improve and expand public transit


Colleen Clack appointed as City’s newest Deputy Chief Administrative Officer

June 16, 2016

Colleen Clack, who has served as the City of Guelph’s general manager, Culture, Tourism and Community Investment for the past six years, has been appointed by the Executive Team as the City’s newest deputy chief administrative officer (DCAO) of Public Services. In her new position, Clack will oversee Culture, Tourism and Community Investment, Emergency Services, Guelph Transit, Operations, and Parks and Recreation. Continue reading Colleen Clack appointed as City’s newest Deputy Chief Administrative Officer


City prioritizes 12 projects for federal infrastructure funding

June 1, 2016

Guelph City Council agreed to the list of projects recommended for federal infrastructure funding. Continue reading City prioritizes 12 projects for federal infrastructure funding


2016 budget highlights

December 16, 2015

Continue reading 2016 budget highlights