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EDITORIAL: Pilot Sunday GUTS Service

When Georgetown University students have time on Sundays to explore Washington, D.C., the lack of Georgetown University Transportation Shuttles limits students’ ability to travel into the city. Students have advocated for more accessible transportation into the District. While the administration has brought some changes, students still lack sufficient weekend transportation[Read More…]

by April 26, 2019 0 comments Editorial, Opinion

EDITORIAL: Alleviate Transportation Costs

From weekend trips to downtown Washington, D.C. to internships on Capitol Hill, university admissions officers and Blue and Gray tour guides extol the social, academic and professional opportunities that students gain from living in the nation’s capital. They portray access to the nation’s capital as one of the defining features[Read More…]

by December 8, 2017 1 comment Editorial
GUTS Pilots Saturday Routes

GUTS Pilots Saturday Routes

Georgetown University Transportation Services plans to pilot more frequent Saturday services for spring 2017, pending final approval Dec. 6. A joint effort with Georgetown University Student Association, the spring pilot service would implement a more frequent Saturday service to Dupont Circle from noon to 7 p.m., running in 20-minute intervals.[Read More…]

by December 2, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
ROBERT CORTES/THE HOYA The Georgetown University Student Association hosted a Hoya Roundtable on transportation issues and pedestrian safety in the Healey Family Student Center on Wednesday with around 60 students in attendence.

Transportation Roundtable Solicits Student Input

The Georgetown University Student Association hosted a Hoya Roundtable on transportation Wednesday night in the Healey Family Student Center’s Great Room, where students and administrators discussed concerns on the rerouting of Georgetown University Transport Shuttles and pedestrian safety. Vice President for Planning and Facilities Management Robin Morey and Vice President[Read More…]

by December 4, 2015 3 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
The new McDonough Bus Turnaround is the off- and on-loading point for four GUTS lines; the campus plan-dictated change has increased commute and wait times for students and workers, including an approximate doubling  in time of the Dupont Circle loop.

GUTS Lines Rerouting Draws Ire

The permanent rerouting of four Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle lines has resulted in longer waiting times and mixed responses from riders, as the McDonough Bus Turnaround opened yesterday. As per the 2010 Campus Plan, in which the university agreed to lessen noise and traffic congestion in the surrounding neighborhood, the[Read More…]

by November 10, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
The Georgetown University Law Center GUTS bus route will now connect main campus with Capitol Hill, facilitating internship access.

GUTS Route Adds Capitol Hill Stop

In response to an IdeaScale petition filed in 2013, the Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle buses will link the main campus with Capitol Hill beginning Feb. 17. The three office buildings of the House of Representatives, which are located adjacent to one another, will be an additional stop on the route[Read More…]

by February 13, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

GUTS’ New Direction

The Georgetown University Transportation System will introduce 16 new buses into its fleet this month. According to the Office of Transportation Management, the replacements feature enhancements to safety, sustainability, the comfort of passengers and route identification. These changes include increased cameras for driving safety, integrated bike racks and improved fuel[Read More…]

by January 13, 2015 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
University Revamps GUTS Fleet

University Revamps GUTS Fleet

Sixteen new buses will be added to the Georgetown University Transportation System fleet this year, the first major upgrade to the bus service in nearly a decade, according to Vice President for Planning and Facilities Management Robin Morey. Six of the new buses are scheduled to go into service Jan.[Read More…]

by January 13, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Mobile App Adds News, Laundry, Travel Features

Georgetown debuted new changes to the Georgetown Mobile App in hopes to make the Georgetown bureaucracy easier to navigate and make the Georgetown-specific website more accessible. The app now includes tabs for Laundry Alert, Student News, the Student Advocacy Office, Blackboard and travel information features. “I think that the beauty[Read More…]

by December 6, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

In New Plans, Admins Heed Opposition

Following an outpouring of student opposition to an off-campus housing option and a flurry of on-campus construction projects, the university introduced its second stage of master planning in a Planning 201 session Wednesday evening. The forum covered a wide range of planning developments, including on and off-campus housing options, changes[Read More…]

by October 4, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News