Tag Archive | parking

Addressing neighbour concerns about Big Music Fest

UPDATE Apr. 19 Despite it’s title Thursday’s Waterloo Region Record article indicates that the neighbourhood meeting was mostly positive. That sentiment has been confirmed by a couple of people who were at the meeting and let me know what they thought. UPDATE Apr. 1 I should have included in my last update that my wife and […]

Making the best use of Auditorium parking revenues

Making the best use of Auditorium parking revenues

I agree with Kitchener Rangers President Craig Campbell that the City of Kitchener should not use revenues from the paid parking lot at the Auditorium to pay for bylaw enforcement of on street parking during events at the facility. As part of its 2014 budget process, the city released seven issue papers with proposals to increase […]

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 […]

My best posts (you may have missed)

If I am known as a blogger, it’s likely due to my all time most read posts–or possibly my most read posts from the last year. Many of my best posts–including many that I’m most proud to have written–are not on these lists. I’m sharing them here because I’d like to highlight them. And for […]

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 […]

Where they are parking to go to Kitchener Memorial Auditorium

Where they are parking to go to Kitchener Memorial Auditorium

Here where people are parking to go to the newly expanded Auditorium. Illegal Parking 100 – 200 cars are parked on the grass behind Shepard School (at least 2 rows) More cars are parked on the grass between the driveway off Borden and the playground A half dozen cars are parked on the grass off […]

Let’s make temporary parking lots temporary

Let’s make temporary parking lots temporary

We learned our lesson For many years, a gravel parking lot dominated the block bordered by Weber St. E., Frederick St., Duke St. E and Scott Street. When they started building the new provincial courthouse, the downtown finally lost that eyesore. Never again said city council and it passed council policy I-995 limiting a property’s use […]