Posted on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 04:02 PM
STRATFORD - The City of Stratford has received additional funding from the Province of Ontario toward the enhanced cleaning of Stratford Transit buses.
The provincial government is providing $15 million to municipalities across the province to support enhanced cleaning of their public transit systems and to help reduce the transmission of COVID-19.
The City of Stratford is eligible to receive an allocation of up to $19,267 to assist with the costs associated with enhanced cleaning.
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Posted on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 01:12 PM
Effective July 5, 2020, Stratford Transit will move to an on-demand service on Sundays, which will replace the existing fixed-schedule Sunday service. On-demand will allow transit to meet the current needs of customers while routing vehicles only to requested stops. Customers will be able to schedule a ride based on their own timeframes and desired stops.
The hours of operation for Sunday On-Demand will be 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Reservations are now being accepted, and can be made in the following...
Posted on Tuesday, June 09, 2020 11:06 AM
With temperatures expected to climb above 30C again this week, the City of Stratford has re-opened the cooling centre in the lobby of the Community Hall at the Rotary Complex, 353 McCarthy Road West.
The air-conditioned facility will be open until 9 p.m. today (Tuesday, June 9) and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
There are washrooms on site, and water is available.
The City is following provincial guidelines and direction from local health professionals to help protect against the spread of COVID-19...
Posted on Friday, June 05, 2020 03:02 PM
The City of Stratford has roadway and drainage improvements scheduled on O’Loane Avenue between Galt Road and Perth Line 36 this summer.
These improvements are scheduled to begin on or about August 3, 2020, with an estimated completion date on or about December 7, 2020. The specific improvements scheduled for this street are:
Posted on Friday, June 05, 2020 02:05 PM
Starting July 5, 2020, the City of Stratford will move to an on-demand system for its Sunday transit service.
“On-demand will allow our Sunday service to meet the current needs of our customers while routing vehicles only to requested stops,” said Stratford Transit Manager Michael Mousley. “Customers will be able to schedule a ride based on their own timeframes and desired stops, giving passengers more flexibility in getting to their destination.”
To start, Sunday On-Demand will deploy two buses,...