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Township of Woolwich
24 Church Street West
P.O. Box 158,
Elmira, ON N3B 2Z6

Phone: 519-669-1647
Fax: 519-669-1820

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Detours

The following is a list of short term and long term detours.

Bus stop information can also be found on this page.

Additional short-term detours (less than five days) may be caused by other road closures. You can view these closures on the City of Cambridge, City of Kitchener, City of Waterloo and Region of Waterloo websites.

Short Term Detours (less than 3 days)

Route 16 Black Walnut Dr - Carlyle Dr to Pioneer Dr - CLOSED. OutBound to Conestoga College: Buses will be travelling on Black Walnut Dr to, L on Carlyle Dr, R on Windy Ridge Dr, R on Millwood Cres, R on Doon Village Rd, R on Pioneer Dr, and resume regular routing. NOTE: Customers can board at the following locations: #1820 (Black Walnut/Biehn), #1750 (Pioneer/Black Walnut). Closed stops: #1821,#1822. InBound to Forest Glen Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Bechtel Dr, follow around to Pioneer Dr, L on Doon Village Rd, L on Millwood Cres, L on Windy Ridge Dr, L on Carlyle Dr, R on Black Walnut Dr, and resume regular routing. NOTE: Customers can board at the following locations: #1712 (Bechtel/Black Walnut), #1834 (Black Walnut/Biehn). Closed stops: #1832, #1833. 
Duration: Thursday, November 27 (approximately 1 day)
Reason: Road Repair

Route 8 Vanier Dr - Walton Ave to Shelley Dr - CLOSED. OutBound to Fairview Park Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Walton Ave to, R on Kipling Ave, R on Highpark Ave, L on Hillmount St, L on Shelley Dr, R on Vanier Dr, and resume regular routing. NOTE: Customers can board at: Stop #2726 Walton/Kipling, Stop #2730 Vanier/Shelley. Closed stops: #2728,#2727,#2729. InBound to Charles Street Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Vanier Dr to, L on Shelley Dr, R on Hillmount St, R on Highpark Ave, L on Kipling Ave, L on Walton Ave, and resume regular routing. NOTE: Customers can board at: Stop #2740 Vanier/Shelley, Stop #2744 Walton/Kipling. Closed stops: #2743,#2742,#2741. 
Duration: Tuesday, November 25 (approximately 1 day)
Reason: Asphalt Repair

Route 202 Erbsville Rd/Ira Needles at Erb St - Roundabout CLOSED. 
OutBound to The Boardwalk:
Buses will be travelling on Erbs St, L on Westhaven St, L on Westcroft Dr, R on Westfield Dr, R on Thorndale Dr, L on Ira Needles Blvd, then resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: Customers should board at stop #3687 on Erb St at Erbsville Crt. Closed stops: #3906. InBound to Conestoga Mall: Buses will be travelling on Ira Needles Blvd, R on Thorndale Dr, L on Westfield Dr, L on Westcroft Dr, R on Westhaven St, R on Erb St, then resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: Customers should board at stop #1983 on Erb St at Erbsville crt. Closed stops: #3905. 
Duration: Monday November 24, 2014 between 7pm and 7am
Reason: Construction - Spot Repairs

Route 29 Erbsville Rd/Ira Needles at Erb St - Roundabout CLOSED. OutBound to King/University: Buses will be travelling on Ira Needle Blvd, R Thorndale Dr, L on Westfield Dr, L on Westcroft Dr, R on Westhaven St, R on Erb St, L on Erbsville Crt, L on Royal Beech Dr, R on Erbsville Rd, then resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: Customers should board at stop #3690 on Erbsville Rd at Royal Beech Dr. Clsoed stops: #3905, #3689. InBound to The Boardwalk: Buses will be travelling on Erbsville Rd, L on Royal Beech Dr, R on Erbsville Crt, R on Erb St, L on Westhaven St, L on Westcroft Dr, R on Westfield Dr, R on Thorndale Dr, L on Ira Needles Bvd, then resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: Customers should board at stop #1980 on Erbsville Rd at Royal Beech Dr. Closed stops: #3906, #1981, #3685. 
Duration: Monday November 24, 2014 between 7pm and 7am
Reason: Construction - Spot Repairs

Route 13 Erbsville Rd/Ira Needles at Erb St - Roundabout CLOSED. OutBound to University of Waterloo: Buses will be travelling on Ira Needle Blvd, R Thorndale Dr, L on Westfield Dr, L on Westcroft Dr, R on Westhaven St, R on Erb St, L on Erbsville Crt, L on Royal Beech Dr, R on Erbsville Rd, then resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location:  Customers should board at stop #3690 on Erbsville Rd at Royal Beech Dr. Closed stops: #3905,#3689. InBound to The Boardwalk: Buses will be travelling on Erbsville Rd, L on Royal Beech Dr, R on Erbsville Crt, R on Erb St, L on Westhaven St, L on Westcroft Dr, R on Westfield Dr, R on Thorndale Dr, L on Ira Needles Bvd, then resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: Customers should board at stop #1980 on Erbsville Rd at Royal Beech Dr. Closed stops: #3906, #1981, #3685. 
Duration: Monday November 24, 2014 between 7pm and 7am
Reason: Construction - Spot Repairs

Route 6,7,19,20 King St- Gaukel St to College St - CLOSED. OutBound to King St and Victoria St: Buses will be travelling on Gaukel St to, L on Charles St, R on Francis St, L on King St, and resume regular routing. Temp Stop Location: Charles St at Water St (TEMP). Closed stops: #1891,#1892.  InBound to Charles Street Transit Terminal: Buses will be travelling on King St to, R on Francis St, L on Charles St, to Charles St Transit Terminal. Temp Stop Location: Charles St at Water St (TEMP). #2457,#2458 
Duration: Friday, December 5 to Sunday, December 7 (approximately 3 days)
Reason: Special Event - After Dark DKBIA Event

Route 200 Northfield Dr - Conestogo Rd to King St - CLOSED. OutBound to Conestoga Mall Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Northfield Dr, R on Conestogo Rd, L on King St, R on Northfield Dr, then resume regular routing. InBound to Ainslie Street Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Northfield Dr, L on King St, R on Conestogo Rd, L on Northfield Dr, then resume regular routing.
Duration: Monday November 24, 2014 for approximately 3 Days
Reason: Construction

Route 9 Northfield Dr - Conestogo Rd to King St - CLOSED. OutBound to University of Waterloo: Buses will be travelling on Northfield Dr, L on King St, R on Conestogo Rd, L on Northfield Dr, then resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: Conestogo/Northfield. Closed: #1131, #1132.  InBound to Conestoga Mall Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Northfield Dr, R on Conestogo Rd, L on King St, R on Northfield Dr, then resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: Conestogo/Northfield. Closed stop: #1201, #1202. 
Duration: Monday November 24, 2014 for approximately 3 Days
Reason: Construction

Route 29 Hazel St - University Ave to Beech St - CLOSED. OutBound to King/University: Buses will be travelling on University Ave, L on Regina St, R on Hickory St, L on King St, R on University Ave, then resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: University/Hazel, Hickory/King. Closed stops: #1167, #1164. InBound to The Boardwalk: Buses will not be impacted.
Duration: Friday November 21, 2014 for 1 Day
Reason: Construction

Route 12 Hazel St - University Ave to Beech St - CLOSED. OutBound to King/University (short turn ONLY): Buses will be travelling on University Ave, L on Regina St, R on Hickory St, L on King St, R on University Ave, then resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: University/Hazel, Hickory/King. Closed stops: #1167,#1164. InBound to The Boardwalk: Buses will not be impacted. 
Duration: Friday November 21, 2014 for 1 Day
Reason: Construction

Route 9 Hazel St - University Ave to Beech St - CLOSED. OutBound to University of Waterloo: Buses will be travelling on Hazel St, L on Hickory St, R on King St, R on University Ave, then resume regular routing. Closed stop: #3682. InBound to Conestoga Mall Terminal: Buses will be travelling on University Ave, L on Regina St, L on Hickory St, R on Hazel St, then resume regular routing. Closed stop: #1167. 
Duration: Friday November 21, 2014 for 1 Day
Reason: Construction

Routes 6, 7, 19 & 20 Gaukel St - Joseph St to Charles St - North Bound CLOSED. OutBound to King Street and Victoria Street: Buses will be travelling on Gaukel St to, R on Joseph St, R on Francis St, L on King St and resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: Francis/Charles (TEMP). Closed stops: #1891, #1892. InBound to Charles Street Terminal: Buses will remain on regular routing. 

Duration: Wednesday, November 19 to Tuesday, November 25 (approximately 8 days)
Reason: LRT Hydro Crossing Works

Routes 200 Gaukel St - Joseph St to Charles St - North Bound CLOSED. OutBound to Conestoga Mall Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Gaukel St to, R on Joseph St, R on Francis St, L on King St, and resume regular routing. InBound to Ainslie Street Terminal: Buses will remain on regular routing.
Duration: Wednesday, November 19 to Tuesday, November 25 (approximately 8 days)
Reason: LRT Hydro Crossing Works

Routes 1, 4, 8 Franklin, 8 Weber, 15 & 23 Gaukel St - Joseph St to Charles St - North Bound CLOSED. OutBound to Frederick Street and Weber Street: Buses will be travelling on Gaukel St to, L on Joseph St, L on Ontario St, R on Charles St, and resume regular routing. InBound to Charles Street Terminal: Buses will remain on regular routing. 
Duration: Wednesday, November 19 to Tuesday, November 25 (approximately 8 days)
Reason: LRT Hydro Crossing Works                                                                         


Long Term Detours (greater than 3 days)

Route 67  Pinebush Rd - Franklin Blvd to Wayne Ave - CLOSED. Out Bound to Industrial/Langs: Buses will be travelling on Pinebush Rd, L on Franklin Blvd, R on Sheldon Dr, R on Conestoga Blvd, to Smart!Centres Cambridge, then resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: Pinebush NS Franklin. Closed stops:  #3970, #3969, #3968, #3967. InBound to Cambridge Centre Terminal: B uses will be t ravelling from Smart!Centres Cambridge, straight on Conestoga Blvd, L on Sheldon Dr, L on Franklin Blvd, R on Pinebush Rd, then
resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: Pinebush FS Franklin. Closed stops: #1236, #1327, #1328, #3543, #3514.  Limited Service OutBound to Industrial/Langs: Buses will not be impacted. 
InBound to Cambridge Centre Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Pinebush Rd, R on Conestoga Blvd, L on Sheldon Dr, L on Franklin Blvd, R on Pinebush
Rd, then resume regular routing. Temporary Stop Location: Pinebush FS Franklin. Closed stops: #1236, #1327, #1328, #3543, #3514
Duration: Monday November 10, 2014 to Friday November 21 (approx 2 weeks)
Reason: Construction

Route 56 Langs Dr - Trico Dr to Walter St - CLOSED. OutBound to Dunbar: Buses will not be impacted. InBound to Cambridge Centre Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Langs Dr, L on Walter St, R on Mortimer Dr, R on Newport Dr, R on Trico Dr, L on Langs Dr, then resume regular routing Temporary Stop Location: Trico/Langs Walter at 735 Walter. Closed stops: #1422.
Duration: Monday September 22, 2014 for approximately 10 weeks
Reason: Construction

Route 64 Langs Dr - Trico Dr to Walter St - CLOSED. OutBound to Rose/Lowther: Buses will be travelling on Langs Dr, R on Trico Dr, L on
Newport Dr, L on Mortimer Dr, L on Walter St, R on Langs Dr, then resume regular routing. Tempoary Stop Location: Langs at 734 Langs Temporary portable on Langs Dr farside Walter St. Closed stop: 1431.
InBound to Cambridge Centre Terminal: Buses will not be impacted.
Duration: Monday September 22, 2014 for approximately 10 weeks
Reason: Construction

Pinebush at Franklin Erbsville Rd - CLOSED: OutBound -Buses will not be impacted. InBound - Stop #3514 is closed. Customers should board at the temporary stop 2 hydro poles East (approx. 90 meters East)               Duration: Tuesday October 14, 2014 (8 weeks)                                                   Reason: Construction - Utility Work 

Route 203 Stop #1485 Franklin at Pinebush - CLOSED: OutBound - Buses will not be impacted. InBound - Stop #1485 is closed. Customers should board at the temporary stop at 1250 Franklin Blvd (approx. 90 meters South) Duration: Tuesday October 14, 2014 (8 weeks)                                                   Reason: Construction - Utility Work                                                                          

Route 53 - Stop #1503 - Franklin Blvd at Hilltop Dr - CLOSED: OutBound to Cambridge Centre Terminal - Buses will not be impacted.  InBound to ainslie St Terminal - Stop #1503 will be closed. Customers should board at the temporary stop approximately 80m South at 415 Franklin Blvd.
Duration: Thursday October 9, 2014 (approx. 6 weeks)
Reason: Construction - Utility Work

Route 51 Water St./Hespeler Rd - Todd St to Pinebush Rd - Stop Closures
Duration: Oct. 1, 2014 to Dec. 31, 2014
Reason: aBRT Station Construction


King St - Bridgeport Rd to Erb St - CLOSED Caroline St at William St - CLOSED
Caroline St - William St to Erb St - CLOSED
Caroline St - Allen St to William St - CLOSED
Duration: September 15, 2014 for approximately 4 months
Reason: LRT Construction

Route 5 OutBound to Daniel/Bloomingdale: Buses will be travelling on Erb St, past Caroline St, R on Regina St, R on Willis Way, R on King St, layover at stop #1907, R on Erb St, then resume regular routing.

Route 5 InBound to The Boardwalk: Buses will be travelling on Bridgeport Rd, L on Erb St, R on King St, layover at stop #4015, L on Willis Way, L on Regina St, L on Bridgeport Rd, to Caroline St, R on Erb St, then resume regular routing.

SUNDAY Route 5 OutBound to Uptown Wateloo: Buses will be travelling on Erb St, past Caroline St, R on Regina St, R on Willis Way, R on King St, layover at stop #1907.

SUNDAY Route 5 InBound to The Boardwalk: Buses will be travelling King St, R on Erb St, L on Regina St, L on Bridgeport Rd, L on King St, layover at stop #4015, L on Willis Way, L on Regina St, L on Bridgeport Rd, to Caroline St, R on Erb St, then resume regular routing.


Langs Dr - Trico Dr to Walter St - CLOSED
Duration: Monday September 22, 2014 for approximately 6 weeks
Reason: Construction

Route 56 OutBound to Dunbar: Buses will not be impacted.

Route 56 InBound to Cambridge Centre Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Langs Dr, L on Walter St, R on Mortimer Dr, R on Newport Dr, R on Trico Dr, L on Langs Dr, then resume regular routing
Temporary Stop Location: Trico/Langs, Walter at 735 Walter

Route 64 OutBound to Rose/Lowther: Buses will be travelling on Langs Dr, R on Trico Dr, L on Newport Dr, L on Mortimer Dr, L on Walter St, R on Langs Dr, then resume regular routing.
Tempoary Stop Location: Langs at 734 Langs

Route 64 InBound to Cambridge Centre Terminal: Buses will not be impacted.

 


Hespeler Rd past Can-Amera Parkway - Stop #3537 Closed
Routes 51 & 60
Duration: Tuesday, August 26 to Friday, September 12 (approximately 2 weeks)
Reason: aBRT Station Construction

Due to construction of the new aBRT station stop #3537 has been closed and a temporary stop has been installed on a light standard on Hespeler Rd in front of 261 Hespeler Rd.

Temporary Stop Location: Hespeler Rd in front of 261 Hespeler Rd (light standard)

 


Queens Blvd - Belmont Ave to Rex Dr - CLOSED
NOTE: InBound Detour Only
Duration: Saturday, September 6 to Friday, December 5
(approximately 3 months)
Reason: Construction

Route 25 OutBound to Highland Hills Terminal: Buses will remain on regular routing.

Route 25 InBound to Charles Street Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Queens Blvd to, L on Belmont Ave, R on Spadina Rd, L on Queen St, and resume regular routing.
Temporary Stop Location: Spadina/North (#5008), Spadina/Patricia (#5009), Spadina/Garden (#5010)


University Ave - Weber St to Bridge St - Stops Close
Routes: 8, 12, 202 & 92
Duration: August 18, 2014 to Mid-November, 2014 (Westbound lanes)
Reason: Road Reconstruction

Route 202
Stop #2832 (University Ave at Marsland Dr - WB) - Temporary Stop pole at this location, may be shifted slightly during construction activities.

Route 202
Stop #4049 (University Ave at Lincoln Rd - WB) - Stop is on temporary portable at the intersection of University Ave and Lincoln Rd.

 


Temporary platform layout at Ainslie Street Terminal - Platform construction

Route 200 iXpress will be moved to the Route 53 bay

Route 53 will be moved to the Route 62 bay

Route 57 will be moved to the Route 54 bay

Terminal construction layout Map

 


 

Glasgow St - Westmount Rd to Inwood Dr (Stages 2 & 3) - Closed
Duration: June 13 to November 30, 2014 (approximately 5 Months)
Reason: Construction

Route 4 OutBound to The Boardwalk: Buses will be travelling on Glasgow St to, L on Westmount Rd, R on Westwood Dr, and resume regular routing.

Route 4 InBound to Charles St Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Westwood Dr to, R on Westmount Rd, L on Gage Ave, L on Belmont Ave, R on Glasgow St, and resume regular routing.

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Margaret Ave Closed - Victoria St to Breithaupt St

Duration: Tentatively closed until December 31, 2015

Route 8 OutBound University Ave at King St: Buses will be travelling on Margaret Ave, Right on Victoria St, Left on St. Leger St, Left on Wellington St, Right on Margaret Ave, and resume regular routing.

Route 8 InBound to Charles Street Transit Terminal: Buses will be travelling on Margaret Ave, Left on Wellington St, Right on St. Leger St, Right on Victoria St,  Left on Margaret Ave, and resume regular routing.

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Stop Information

Route 4 SB Weber St past Water St - Stop #2501 CLOSED. 
Due to paving operations on Weber St (SB) at Water St, GRT Transit stop #2501 (Weber/Water) is temporarily closed for today. Customers can board at stop #2500 Weber St at Victoria St; or stop #2502 Weber St near Ontario St. Closed stops: #2501.
Duration: Wednesday, November 19 - Friday, November 21
Reason: Paving Operations

Routes 5 & 202
Stop #1997 Erb St W at Amos Ave - CLOSED. OutBound to Erb/Westmount: Stop easyGO #1997 Erb/Amos is closed. Temporary Stop Location: Portable temp Approximately 70 meters back at 345 Erb St W.  InBound to The Boardwalk: No Impact.
Duration: Monday November 3, 2014 for approximately 1 week Reason: construction 

Route 13 
Stop #4078 - Fischer - Hallman Rd at Laurelwood Dr - CLOSED. 
OutBound to University of Waterloo: No Impact. Stop easyGO #4078 Fischer - Hallman/Laurelwood is closed. Temporary Stop Location: Portable temp Approximately 50 meters South
Duration: Monday November 3, 2014 for approximately 1 week
Reason: construction

Route 9
Stop easyGO #1159 has been shifted form 457 Hazel St approximately 70 meters closer to Tamarack Dr, in front of 449 Hazel St.

Route 9
Stop easyGO #1160 has shifted form 425 St approximately 45 meters closer to Smallwood Dr, in front of 419 Hazel St

University Ave Reduced Lanes - Weber St to Bridge St

 

Duration:   July 23, 2014 to Mid-November, 2014 (Westbound lanes)

Route 202
Stop #2788 (University Ave at Marsland Dr ) - Closed. Temporary stop is approximately 60 meters West of permanent stop location.

Route 202
Stop #4052 (University Ave at Lincoln Rd - EB) - Stop is on temporary portable in the same location.
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