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Weekend events affect transit services,
December 11, 12



Just three events — in Ajax, Burlington and Guelph — affect transit services this weekend.


The events affect these routes:

Burlington Transit3 Guelph - Downtown, 5 Francis - Downtown, 10 New - Maple.

Durham Region Transit291 / 292 Ajax community bus.

Guelph TransitAll routes.

Hamilton Street Railway11 Parkdale.

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The Friday, December 11 event is: an Ontario Hockey League game.

The Saturday, December 12 events are: Christmas in the Village; and the Santa 5K Run.

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Christmas in the Village

The Town of Ajax is closing:

  • Old Kingston Road between Linton Avenue and Windsor Drive.

Saturday afternoon to accommodate the Pickering Village Business Improvement Area’s annual event.

Durham Region Transit is detouring buses, while the street is closed.

291 / 292 Ajax community bus

From 2 until 6 p.m. Saturday, December 12, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Kingston and Old Kingston Roads, then detour:

westward along Kingston to Elizabeth Street,
resuming their regular route westward along Kingston.

Eastbound buses reverse the westbound detour routing.

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Burlington


Santa 5K Run

The City of Burlington is closing:

  • Brant Street, full road, between James Street and Lakeshore Road, from 7 until 11 a.m.,
  • Brant Street, full road, between Maria and James Streets, from 8:45 until 9:10 a.m.,
  • Brant Street, southbound curb lane, between Graham’s Lane and Maria Street, from 7 until 11 a.m.,
  • Lakeshore Road, westbound curb lanes, between Brant Street and Maple Avenue / North Shore Boulevard East, from 8:50 until 9:20 a.m.

and other streets in central Burlington Saturday morning.

Burlington Transit is detouring buses while the streets are closed. The event also likely affects Hamilton Street Railway service.

Burlington Transit
5 Francis - Downtown
3 Guelph - Downtown

From 7:30 until noon Saturday, December 12, buses operating away from Burlington GO Station proceed along their regular route to Brant Street and Victoria Avenue, then detour:

eastward along Victoria;
east- and southward along Woodland Avenue;
westward along New Street;
southward along Martha Street; and then
westward along James Street to John Street,
resuming their regular route southward along John.

Buses heading away from the station skip their regular stops

  • on Brant Street at Baldwin and Caroline Streets and south of Ontario Street.

Instead, the buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on New Street at Martha Street and
  • on James Street at Pearl Street.

Buses heading toward the station operate along their regular route to John and James Streets, then detour:

northward along John; and then
westward along Caroline Street to Brant Street,
resuming their regular route northward along Brant.

Buses heading toward the station skip their regular stops

  • on James Street at Brant Street and
  • on Brant Street at Caroline Street.
10 New - Maple

Expect delays from about 7:30 until noon Saturday, December 12, as race participants pass westward along Lakeshore Road between Brant Street and Maple Avenue / North Shore Boulevard East and northward along Maple Avenue between Lakeshore Road / North Shore Boulevard East and Maple Crossing Boulevard.

Hamilton Street Railway
11 Parkdale

Expect delays from about 7:30 until noon Saturday, December 12, as race participants pass westward along Lakeshore Road between Brant Street and Maple Avenue / North Shore Boulevard East.

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Guelph


Ontario Hockey League action
All Guelph Transit routes

You can ride any Guelph Transit bus for free Friday, December 11 to the Guelph Storm game against the Saginaw Spirit at 7:30 p.m. — if you have a valid ticket to the game. You can ride free of fare to and from the Sleeman Centre Friday evening after 5 p.m. by simply showing the Guelph Transit driver your game ticket.

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