Posts Tagged ‘bus’

  • Chatham bus goes on a magical mystery tour

    Dec 18, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    If only his father could see this. A bus Reg DeNure had painstakingly restored to the image of what his late father, Ivan, once drove, recently returned from Hamilton where it was wrapped in psychedelic colours and utilized in the filming for a second season...

  • New bus route in Chatham

    Sep 4, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    CKTransit has launched a new fifth conventional route in Chatham as well as an additional mid-day trip on the Inter-Urban Service after council unanimously approved the enhancements. The additional Chatham route will provide riders with a second option to...

  • Transit hike July 1

    Jun 27, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Just a reminder that fares for CKtransit will be going up July 1. Approved by council back in February, the increases include: • Exact cash fares increase to $2.50 for a one-way trip; • Adult Unlimited Monthly Passes will cost $75; • Student and Senior...

  • adVANtage transport service on the road

    May 8, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    A new transportation service has quietly launched in Chatham-Kent. Thanks to a provincial grant, adVANtage Transportation Service is on the road. A partnership between the municipality and Family Service Kent, adVANtage is earmarked to fill transportation...

  • Free shuttle to IPM

    Sep 17, 18 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local News1 Comment

    Citilinx will operate a free shuttle from the Wal-Mart Parking lot on St. Clair Street to the International Plowing Match from Tuesday, through Saturday. The Citilinx shuttle will take patrons to the International Plowing Match & Rural Expo general...

  • CKtransit rides free on Clean Air Day

    Jun 1, 18 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

      Hop on a bus for free next Wednesday in Chatham-Kent. The 45th Annual Canadian Environment Week is being held June -9 and June 6 is Clean Air Day. Clean Air Day raises awareness and encourages action on clean air and climate change issues. Canadians can...

  • Seasonal beach bus route starts Friday

    May 16, 18 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

      The seasonal bus route to recreational attractions in the North Kent (Mitchell’s Bay) and South Kent (Erieau) will begin Friday. Seasonal Interurban Transit Route “S1” will serve Chatham, Erieau and Mitchell’s Bay with stops in Grande Point, Pain...

  • Stuff-a-Bus

    Feb 1, 17 • 0 Views • LifeNo Comments

    The Rural United Pastoral Charge recently held Stuff-a-Bus for Outreach for Hunger. Four Chatham-Kent churches – St. John’s, St. Paul’s, Turin and Zion United – took part in the event. It involved seeking donations outside of No Frills and Sobeys...

  • Gimme shelter?

    Feb 3, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local News1 Comment

    As a cold winter wind whips across the Smart Centre parking lots, Mark Thomas hopes that someday owners of Chatham’s biggest commercial centre decide to provide their customers who take buses with a taste of consideration. That someday may be sooner rather...

  • Integrated transportation system will aid Southwestern Ontario

    Jul 28, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    For the price of one kilometre of subway, senior levels of government could develop and enhance an integrated rail and bus transportation system to cure the growing “mobility gap” in Southwestern Ontario. Terence Johnson, a representative of the...