Posted March 18, 2016
In 1992, Australian author David Engwicht introduced the ‘Walking Bus’ concept as a solution to the vicious school traffic cycle whereby parents drive their children to school because it is too dangerous for them to walk, increasing traffic, and forcing other parents to drive because it is now deemed too dangerous for their children to […]
Posted November 23, 2015
There may be times during the winter where it is necessary to cancel student transportation services due to adverse weather conditions. The safety of students is always the first consideration when deciding to cancel buses. Ultimately, parents should always assess weather and road conditions and make the decision to send their children to school.
Information regarding school closures or bus cancellations will be announced by 6AM through the following media outlets:
|KOOL-FM||FM 105.3||CKWR Kitchener||FM 98.5|
|MAGIC FM||FM 106.1||CHYM Kitchener||FM 96.7|
|570 News||AM 570||Dave Rocks||FM 107.5|
|CBC Radio||FM 89.1||Country 106.7||FM 106.7|
|Faith FM||FM 94.3||The Beat||FM 91.5|
|CHUM FM||FM 104.5||City News Channel|
|CTV Kitchener||The Record|
To assist in getting the word out, STSWR also communicates closures and cancellations:
Read more about Inclement Weather, the Communication Process and the Cancellation Evaluation Process, including maps that show the cancellation areas for North Dumfries, Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich.