Search Transit Toronto

Powered by GOOGLE.

Peterborough Transit detours buses during construction,
starting August 17



Update — Monday, April 16, 10:46 a.m.: The City is resuming the project, and Peterborough Transit buses are resuming their detour routing, starting Monday, April 23.


Update — Tuesday, November 1, 9:35 p.m.: Construction recently ended and buses have resumed regular service.


Thanks to reader Trevor Harris for alerting us to this detour.


Starting today, Wednesday, August 17, the City of Peterborough is closing:

  • Hilliard Street between Towerhill Road and St. Paul’s Street

for a project to install sanitary sewers and rebuild the roadway.

Peterborough Transit is detouring buses operating along the 1 George North and 2 Chemong Road routes while the roadway is closed.

Although the project continues until late 2012, the City will reopen the roadway this fall and Peterborough Transit buses will resume their regular routes through the winter.


2 Chemong Road

From 6 a.m. Wednesday, August 17 until late fall, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Milroy Drive and Towerhill Road, then detour:

westward along Towerhill; and then
southward along Chemong Road to Bellevue Avenue,
resuming their regular route southward along Chemong.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route to St. Paul’s Street and Barnardo Avenue, then detour:

west- and southward along Barnardo;
westward along Bellevue Avenue;
northward along Chemong Road; and then
eastward into Walmart,
ending their trips.

1 George North

From 6 a.m. Wednesday, August 17 until late fall, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Hilliard Street and Franklin AveDrive, then detour:

northeastward along Franklin;
eastward along Cumberland Avenue;
southward along Marina Boulevard,
resuming their regular route eastward along Marina.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route to Marina Boulevard and Royal Drive, then detour:

northward along Royal to Cumberland Avenue,
resuming their regular route eastward along Cumberland.


Inbound buses operate toward downtown.

Outbound buses operate away from downtown.