Downtown Transit Exchange FAQs

  • What is a transit exchange?

  • Why do we need a new Downtown Transit Exchange?

  • What is being done to maintain public safety?

  • Won't the buses make congestion on Terminal worse?

  • How will the buses safely access Terminal Avenue?

  • What will prevent people from running across Terminal Avenue to catch the bus?

  • How will the local businesses be affected?

  • How do vehicles access Shaw Lane?

  • How will this project contribute to creating a thriving, healthy downtown?

  • Why was this location chosen?

  • Why did the City expropriate the properties on the 500 block of Terminal Avenue?

  • Will existing trees be impacted?

  • What is a respite facility and why is it needed?

  • Why choose 35 Cavan Street for the respite facility?

  • How much noise can be expected from the respite facility?

  • What hours will bus drivers be at the respite facility?

  • How will the overall project (exchange on Terminal and Respite facility on Cavan) affect parking?

Last updated: October 16, 2023

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