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Go West Statistics
FY-2015 Ridership to Date 723,908
Since 2/22/99 21.9 million
Estimate for FY15 1.95 million
Change from FY14 to FY15 -4%
Change over 5 year Trend 0%
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 -2014 57,989
Total Ridership FY-2014 1,978,236
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Service Advisories:

All routes running 2014-15 Session Routes!

As in: 
Carousel Routes
Nights and Weekend Routes
Municipal Session Routes

Finals Week is Approaching:

Starting Sunday December 14th (finals Week), Maroon 6 will extend it's hours until 3 AM.  This will return to normal hours on Thursday December 18th.

The Amtrak Route will perform P.M. departure runs on Wednesday (Dec 17) through Friday (Dec 19) as well as a Friday morning departure run on December 19.

On Friday December 19, routes 1-4 will End at 5:00 PM, there will be reduced service on Purple 1 and Gold 2, as well as only one Blue/Silver bus.  Routes 5-8 will not run.

Saturday December 20, we switch over to the Municipal Break Route Schedule:  Routes 12,14,17,19, 24 & 26 only.


Map Errata: 

On the Municipal Session Map, Route 16 (2) Gold Northwest DOES go to the City Center, it diverts from 2 Gold route at Pierce street. See Route 16 on the web pages for corrected Map.

---> And Yes, Route 16 Gold is (for all practical purposes) a Gold 2 bus.

Fare Information

All routes are fare-free. Go West is now 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