Tag Archive | Kitchener Rangers

How to get to the Aud

Hockey season is back! Time for an updated look at how to get to the Aud. Over the past year, a couple of hundred people or more have looked to this blog for information on parking and transportation alternatives for the Aud so I figure I should present the most current information available. Folks are […]

Make public transit an easy choice for going to the Aud

Make public transit an easy choice for going to the Aud

The Kitchener Post featured a story about transportation to the Auditorium and parking on its front page today. It explores why the free bus ride program is more complicated than anticipated. I am among those interviewed for the story. The Post also includes an editorial on the subject called: Not quite there We need to […]

How to get to the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium & where to park

How to get to the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium & where to park

Ride Grand River Transit for free Some very exciting news about getting the auditorium has been announced. Everyone going to Rangers games at the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium can ride Grand River Transit for free to go back and forth from the games! I’ve been pushing this as a significant contribution to the over demand and under supply […]

An update on Auditorium parking

An update on Auditorium parking

Here is a quick update on plans for parking and transportation due to the Auditorium expansion. The vast majority of what was presented was similar to what was presented at last month’s meeting. I’ll stick here to new information. Good news! There were a few points in the Rangers presentation of the plan that they […]

Auditorium Expansion: Completing the plan for parking and transportation

Auditorium Expansion: Completing the plan for parking and transportation

In my last post, I looked at the Kitchener Rangers plan for parking at the expanded Auditorium. I described it as a major step in the right direction. In this post, I’ll share concerns and ideas from last week’s meeting and my own recommendations for taking another major step in the right direction. Feedback is […]

Auditorium Expansion: Where they will park

Auditorium Expansion: Where they will park

If we built the Auditorium today, it would be expected to have enough parking for maximum capacity. The expectations should not be any different when it is expanding by nearly 1,000 seats especially when the residential neighbourhoods around it are pretty much maxed out for street parking. On Thursday night, the Kitchener Rangers took a major step […]

Making parking and transportation a priority for Auditorium expansion

Last night city council considered the motion to expand the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium by 1,000 seats. If you would like a recap, check out the coverage by 570 News and the Waterloo Region Record. I’ll jump right to the end result, which saw the original motion amended to request that the Rangers start their shuttle […]