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Detours and Service Interruptions

Service notices

There will be NO Transit or Para-transit services on the following Statutory Holidays:

  • Labour Day: Monday, September 3, 2018
  • Christmas Day: Tuesday, December 25, 2018
  • Boxing Day: Wednesday, December 26, 2018
  • New Year's Day: Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Transit and Para-transit WILL be operating on the following special days:

  • Remembrance Day: Monday, November 12, 2018
  • Christmas Eve: Monday, December 24 - Please note: Service ends at 8:00 p.m..

Detours and interruptions

DUE TO MULTIPLE DETOURS IN THE CITY, THE BUSES MAY BE DELAYED.  PLEASE PLAN YOUR TRIPS ACCORDINGLY!

#5 Southeast

Detour begins Monday, August 13th, 2018

Wellington Street Construction - between Main Street and Peel Street - Duration: Six Weeks

When Wellington Street is closed for construction:

Outbound:  The bus will leave the terminal and take Young Street, turn right on Main Street.  At Wellington Street (4 way stop), the bus will turn left to regular route.
Inbound: On Main Street and Wellington Street (4 way stop), the bus will continue on Main Street, turn left on Young Street  and continue to the terminal.

Temporary stop locations: On Main Street, north side and south side.
Bus stops closed: Peel Street  & Wellington Street, 3 stops on Wellington Street east & west side.

#6 Southwest

Detour begins Monday, August 13th, 2018

Wellington Street Construction - between Main Street and Peel Street - Duration: Six Weeks

When Wellington Street is closed for construction:

Detour:  When coming over bridge to Wellington Street (4 way stop), the bus will turn right on Main Street, turn left on Young Street to regular route to the terminal.

Temporary stop locations:  On Main Street, east of Wellington Street at Whitelaws.
Stops closed:  Wellington Street and Hatch Street and Wellington Street and Peel Street.

Starting July 23, 2018

Mill Street Construction

Detour: When the corner of Mill Street and Parkinson Road is closed due to construction, the bus will turn left at Albert Street, right on Russell Street, right on Parkinson Road and left on Sales Drive to regular route.

No bus stops will be closed in this area.

Streetfest - August 10, 11, 12, 2018

Dundas Street will be closed from Vansittart Avenue to Bay Street.

Our buses will use Peel Street and Princess Street/Hunter Street for their east/west travel.  All bus stops on Dundas Street will be closed and alternate temporary stops will be set up on adjacent streets. **Be aware that they usually block Dundas at Wellington Street as well, so there is no north/south travel in that area.

#4 N/W Route: Temporary bus stops will stop at Harvey Woods Lifts, Temporary stop at Hunter/Graham St and Princess between Wellington and Riddell St.

#3 N/C Route: This route will also service all stops serviced by the #4 on Princess St. There is also be a temporary stop at Vansittart and Hunter St.

Cowapolooza - August 17, 18, 19, 2018

Cowapolooza at Southside Park.  All streets through the park will be closed.  On Saturday morning, Finkle Street between Parkinson Road and the park will be closed for the Soap Box Derby.

Southeast #5 bus will turn left on Parkinson and right onto Robinson Street.  The bus stop at the pool and at the east end of Spencer Street will be closed.  Finkle Street should be open again around noon but our buses cannot use Spencer Street until later in the day due to parked vehicles.  Details to follow. 

Woodstock Fair - August 23-26, 2018

Nellis Street will be very busy with vehicular traffic.  The #2 Dundas Street usually has delays in this area on its inbound trip.  Details to follow.

Highway 59 / 401 Interchange Construction - August 10-31, 2018 

Highway 59 at Highway 401 will be closed due to bridge reconstruction.  Although this will not detour our #5 and #6 buses, it will cause delays due to high volume of traffic on Julianna, Norwich Avenue and Parkinson Road.  

#4 Northwest (Starting March 9, 2018 and until further notice)

Re: Due to the ongoing construction on Fairway Road, south of the roundabout, our bus service continues to be impacted by unexpected delays. 

Temporary bus service on Lakeview Drive

Detour: The bus will turn left at the round-about off of Fairway Road and use Lakeview Drive to access Hwy 59.
Bus stops closed:  Both bus stops on Fairway Road, south of the roundabout will be closed.
Temporary bus stop locations: 

  • A temporary bus stop will be located on Lakeview Drive at the Sally Creek Community Centre, and
  • A temporary bus stop located on Hwy 59 at Fairway Road to service the Sally Creek Bistro area.

Contact Us

© 2017 City of Woodstock P.O. Box 1539, 500 Dundas Street, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7

 

Phone: 519-539-1291
TTY: 519-539-7268
Email: General Information

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