Weekend event affects transit services, April 29



The City of Guelph is closing parts of

  • Stone Road East east of South Ring Road East and
  • Victoria Road South south of Stone Road East and

The University of Guelph is closing parts of its campus, including - East Ring Road, - South Ring Road East east of the University Centre and - the south end of the University Centre Terminal

Sunday morning to accommodate the annual Billy Taylor Memorial 15K and 5K. The event supports the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario.

Guelph Transit is detouring buses operating along the 1A College Edinburgh clockwise, 1B College Edinburgh counterclockwise, 2A West Loop clockwise, 2B West Loop counterclockwise, 3A East Loop clockwise, 3B East Loop counterclockwise, 5 South Gordon, 6 Harvard Ironwood, 7 Kortright Downey, 15 College University routes, while the roads are closed.


1B College Edinburgh counterclockwise

From 9:15 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday, April 29, buses operate along their regular route to Platform 9 at the University Centre Terminal, then detour:

westward along South Ring Road East; and then
northward along Gordon Street to College Avenue,
resuming their regular route westward along College West.

Buses skip their regular stops

  • on East Ring Road at Arboretum Road and Dundas Lane and
  • on College Avenue East at MacDonald Street.
15 College University

From 9:15 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday, April 29, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Stone Road West and Gordon Street, then detour:

northward along Gordon Street;
eastward along South Ring Road East; and then
northward into the University Centre Terminal,
ending their trips at Platform 3, as usual.

Eastbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at all regular stops.

Westbound buses start their trips at Platform 3 in the University Centre Terminal, then proceed:

westward along South Ring Road East; and then
southward along Gordon Street to Stone Road West,
resuming their regular route westward along Stone West.

Westbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at all regular stops.

3A East Loop clockwise

From 9:15 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday, April 29, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Victoria Road South and College Avenue East, then detour:

westward along College East;
southward along Gordon Street; and then
eastward along South Ring Road East to a temporary stop east of, and across from, Christie Lane,
ending their trips.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Stone Road East at Arbour Medical Centre and Victoria Road South and
  • in the University Centre Terminal at platform 2.

Northbound buses start their trips at a temporary stop on the south side of South Ring Road East east of, and across from, Christie Lane, then proceed:
eastward along South Ring East;
south-, east- and northward** through the University Centre Terminal to South Ring East,
resuming their regular route westward along South Ring East.

Northbound buses skip their regular stop in the University Centre Terminal at platform 1.

3B East Loop clockwise

From 9:15 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday, April 29, southbound operate along their regular route.

Northbound buses start their trips from platform 4 at the University Centre Terminal, then detour:

westward along Ring Road East;
northward along Gordon Street; and then
eastward along College Avenue East to Victoria Road South,
resuming their regular route northward along Victoria South.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • in the University Centre Terminal at platform 1 and
  • on Stone Road East west of Victoria Road South and across from the Arbour Medical Centre.
6 Harvard Ironwood

From 9:15 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday, April 29, southbound buses start their trips at platform 5 in the University Centre Terminal, then proceed along their regular route.

Southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at all regular stops.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Gordon Street and Stone Road, then detour:

northward along Gordon;
eastward along South Ring Road East; and then
**south-, east- and north- through the University Centre Terminal to platform 6,
ending their trips.

Northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at all regular stops.

7 Kortright Downey

From 9:15 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday, April 29, southbound buses start their trips at platform 5 in the University Centre Terminal, then proceed:

westward along South Ring Road East; and then
southward along Gordon Street to Stone Road West,
resuming their regular route southward along Gordon.

Southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at all regular stops and at a temporary stop

  • on Gordon Street south of South Ring Road West.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to to Gordon Street and Stone Road, then detour:

northward along Gordon;
eastward along South Ring Road East; and then
**south-, east- and north- through the University Centre Terminal to platform 8,
ending their trips.

Northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at all regular stops.

5 South Gordon

From 9:15 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday, April 29, southbound buses start their trips at a temporary stop on the south side of South Ring Road East east of, and across from, Christie Lane, then proceed:

south-, east- and northward through the University Centre Terminal,
resuming their regular route westward along South Ring East.

Outbound buses skip their regular stop in the University Centre Terminal at platform 2.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Gordon Street and Stone Road, then detour:

northward along Gordon;
eastward along South Ring Road East to a temporary stop east of, and across from, Christie Lane, ending their trips.

Inbound buses skip their regular stop in the University Centre Terminal at platform 1.

2A West Loop clockwise

From 9:15 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday, April 29, southbound buses start their trips in the University Centre Terminal at platform 7, as usual, then proceed,

eastward along South Ring Road East; and then
southward along Gordon Street to Stone Road West,
resuming their regular route southward along Stone West.

Southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at all regular stops and at a temporary stop

  • on Gordon Street south of South Ring Road West.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route.

2B West Loop counterclockwise

From 9:15 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday, April 29, southbound operate along their regular route.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Stone Road West and Gordon Street, then detour,

northward along Gordon; and then
eastward along South Ring Road East,
resuming their regular route northward into the University Centre Terminal, ending their trips at platform 7.