Transit Windsor

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Record #: WIN1327 Last Modified: 05 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 05 Mar 2014
Location
Located In CommunityWindsor East
Address3700 North Service Rd E
Windsor, ON N8W 5X2
 
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AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Ramp, Entrance, Washroom
Bus RoutesCentral 3
IntersectionCentral Ave and North Service Rd E
Contact Information
Office PhoneCustomer Service: 519-944-4111
Fax519-944-5121
E-Mailtw@city.windsor.on.ca
Websitewww.citywindsor.ca/residents/transitwindsor/Pages/Transit-Windsor.aspx
Primary ContactElaine Eskritt, Manager of Administration; Phone: 519-944-4141 ext 241
Alternate ContactJan O'Neil, Sales and Marketing Manager; Phone: 519-255-6100 ext 6630; Email: joneil@city.windsor.on.ca
Primary ExecutivePenny Williams, General Manager
Description & Services
DescriptionPublic transportation for City of Windsor and LaSalle: Schedules & Route Maps, Click Here 
 
Holiday Schedule, Click here 
 
* Operates Tunnel Bus transportation to Detroit destinations from the Windsor International Transit Terminal 
Tunnel Schedule Click Here  
 
* href="http://www.citywindsor.ca/residents/transitwindsor/Routes-and-Schedules/Tunnel-Bus-to-Detroit/Pages/Border-Crossing-Requirements.aspx'> Border Crossing Requirements, Click Here  
 
Border Crossing Requirements Click Here for requirements  
 
Sales Outlets for Transit Windsor: Click Here  
 
* Accessible and bike rack buses on specific routes 
 
* Offers free lifetime transit bus pass for all WWII, Korean and Vietnam War veterans 
 
* Now Available, Tecumseh Transit to and from Tecumseh Mall Click Here For fare and route information 
 
Transit Windsor's new Affordable Pass Program for Low Income Residents: 
* Please call 311 for information about the program or Click Here For further details 
 
A "Free Forms Assistance Service" is available to all applicants. Learn more about the times and locations for this service by calling 211. 
 
 
Transit Windsor's Fare increase, January 2014 Click Here
HoursOffice: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas ServedUSA - Michigan (Detroit) ; Windsor
EligibilityEligibility requirements for the Affordable Pass Program for Low Income Families are based on 2008 Statistics Canada's Low-Income Cut Off: 
Income Cut off Point 
* Individuals: $19, 094 after taxes 
* Families of Two: $ 23,769 after taxes 
* Families of Three: $ 29, 222 after taxes 
* Families of Four: $ 35, 480 after taxes 
* Families of Five: $ 40, 239 after taxes 
* Families of Six: $ 45, 385 after taxes 
* Families of Seven: $50, 529 after taxes
ApplicationApplication packages for the general public regarding the Affordable Pass Program can be picked up beginning January 4, 2010 at: The Windsor International Transit Terminal, located at 300 Chatham St W or Transit Windsor Centre, located at, 3700 North Service Rd E, just off EC Row and Central Avenue or Online: Affordable Bus Pass Program Application Requirements * Applicants for the Affordable Pass Program must provide proof of their household income and dependents to be considered for the program. Acceptable proof of eligibility includes most recent: * Notice of Assessment from Revenue Canada * Canada Child Benefit Notice or Ontario Child Benefit Notice * Verification of Ontario Disability Support Program benefit * Verification of current Ontario Works benefits The application form and supporting documentation can then be returned in the pre-addressed envelope and mailed to Transit Windsor. Applicants can also drop the application off in person at the Transit Centre or the International Transit Terminal Application Forms obtained online can be dropped off in person or mailed to,
Transit Windsor 3700 North Service Road East Windsor, ON N8W 5X2 Once an APP application form and supporting documentation have been received by Transit Windsor * processing will take approximately 2 to 4 weeks to review Upon approval for the Affordable Pass Program, the applicant, their spouse and dependents will receive a letter of determination, which can be redeemed for an affordable bus pass at a cost of $44.00
FeesProgram - $44 for Affordable Bus Pass ; Service - Regular bus fares apply
LanguagesEnglish
Print Material* printed schedules for persons with visual impairments and limitations available by calling 311
Established1978
ElectionsAppointed by city council
FundingCity / Town - City of Windsor ; Fees - Service
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameAffordable Pass Program ; Bus Pass ; Tranzip Pass ; WITT
Service Level(10) Local Government