OC TRANSPO FALL SERVICE CHANGES | MODIFICATIONS AU SERVICE OC TRANSPO POUR L'AUTOMNE
OC Transpo fall service starts on September 2nd. Routing changes have been made in the Orléans area to better match ridership and/or increase all-day service and/or add connections to future Line 1 service.
Route 32 extended to Blair. Service between Jeanne d’Arc and Place d’Orléans replaced by: Route 34 along Fortune Route 131 along St-Joseph
Routes 34 and 134 combined into new all-day Route 34: Route 134 routing south of St-Joseph Route 34 routing north of St-Joseph along Fortune
Route 38 and the section of Route 131 north of Regional Road 174 combined into new all-day Route 38
Route 131 modified to replace sections of Routes 32 and 134 along St-Joseph Blvd. This route no longer travels north of Road 174: Route 38 replaces service along Jeanne d’Arc New Route 138 replaces service to Saint-Louis Residence
New Route 138 connects d’Orléans Station and Saint-Louis Residence
(The first image below highlights the modified service while the second image shows the old (current) service)
Additionally, Route 28 (Blackburn Hamlet) Evening and Saturday trips will follow Sunday routing, travelling directly to the Blackburn Arena via Bearbrook. Frequency is reduced to better match ridership.
Revised School routes and schools trips return at the start of the fall semester year:
Route 641 (Louis-Riel) will be extended from Saddleridge to Compass
Béatrice-Desloges bus stop moving to ease traffic:
Pick up on Provence instead of school roadway Drop off on Innes at Provence instead of in front of the school
Route 131 trips to Colonel By become new Route 631.
Route 131 southbound trips to St. Matthew’s become new Route 638
Route 134 trips to Cairine Wilson become new Route 635
Route 134 trips to Garneau renumbered as Route 34 school trips
Special summer weekend and holiday service to Petrie Island and the Aviation and Agricultural Museums wraps up on Labour Day (Sept. 3).