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Go West Statistics
FY-2019 Ridership to Date  618,805
Since 2/22/99 27.628 million
Estimate for FY19 800,000
Change from FY18 to FY19 -29%
Change over 5 year Trend -47%
ALL-TIME weekly record 71,156 (Oct 24 - 30, 2011)
ALL-TIME daily record 15,885 (Oct 29, 2011)
Weekly ridership 1999-2000 19,876
Weekly "in session" ridership FY -2019 23,834
Total Ridership FY-2018 1,075,577
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April 2019:  

The home Stretch!

Running "In- Session" Routes

Watch for Weather related delays and interruptions!  Twitter, Facebook, and the Go West App will keep you up to date.

May 6 - 10  Finals Week.

Amtrak 10 will run on Thursday PM in addition to Friday AM and PM.

May 10  (Friday)

Route 1-7 will Close at 5:00 PM

May 11 (Saturday - WIU Graduation)  

We will return to the Municipal Break Routes.

 

2018-19 "In Session" Routes Are:

Purple 1 & Purple 1 Nights & Weekends
Gold 2
Blue 3
Brown 5
Maroon 6
Black 7
Amtrak 10
11 City Purple
12 South
13 West
14 North
15 East
16 Northwest
17 Northeast
18 Southeast
19 Southwest

Bomber 20

2018-19 "Municipal Break Routes" Are:

12 South
14 North
15 East
17 Northeast
18 Southeast
19 Southwest
24 Break Route North
26 Break Route Northwest

Errata on Maps

5 Brown Saturday Hours of Service:  Right Column should read "Saturday, 11:40 AM - 10:10 PM"

2 Gold Hours should Read 7:15 AM - 5:15 AM

Go West data is now on Googlemaps.com!

Check out the Transit tab on Google Gaps and see how it will help plan your trip across town!  Play with the options:  Do you want to walk more then ride?  Or would you rather sit in a heated bus?  Google Maps now has our transit data and is willing to let you use it... Free!

The Municipal Break Routes are:


:10 Routes 
15 East and 24 North

:40 Routes 
15 East and 26 Northwest

:25 Routes
12 South14 North17 Northeast

:55 Routes
,18 Southeast19 Southwest & 17 Northeast.

Fare Information

All routes are fare-free. Go West is the only unlimited access bus system in the state of Illinois!

Lost and Found:

Office Hours are 9 AM to 4 PM Monday - Friday, at 701 East Pierce.  Please call with a description of your lost item and what route it might have been lost.  (309) 575-3333

Contact Info

Go West Transit

701 E Pierce
Email: GoWest@wiu.edu
Phone: (309) 575-3333
Fax: (309) 575-3014