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Bus riders left in the lurch

Dear Editor: I am a regular transit user. I am bewildered how city hall decides on a Sunday night to lock out Guelph Transit workers and suspend bus service on Monday morning.

It’s not collective bargaining

Dear Editor: I am extremely disappointed with the way that Mayor Karen Farbridge, CAO Ann Pappert and the City of Guelph have vilified the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Local 1189 in the media for rejecting the city’s offer.

Privatize Guelph Transit

Dear Editor: The time has arrived for the City of Guelph to sell off 100 per cent of Guelph Transit to a totally private corporation.

Too much ado about a parking spot at new store

Up for Debate column by Jessica Lovell

Let’s get city buses rolling

Editorial: Let’s hope Monday’s joint announcement that the two sides in the current transit lockout will meet this week is the beginning of the end of the Guelph Transit shutdown.

An eye-opening experience

My First Hillside column by Laurie Snell: It’s not very often that in one weekend I try tightrope walking, juggling, dancing, attend multiple concerts, see a group of violinists, eat way too much food or go on a mini-hike.

The View From Here: More transit investment should be public demand

Guelph Transit has placed a notice at all the bus stops in the city.

Hillside great smorgasbord

The 31st Hillside Festival, which takes place this weekend at Guelph Lake Island, is about more than music.

Lockout outrage

Dear editor: I must say I am outraged at your decision once again, Madame Mayor, to lock out the transit drivers on Monday July 22.

Refund worth it?

Dear editor: I just wanted to comment on the article about the bus fare refunds.

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