Emergency road closures during severe weather or other emergencies can have significant impacts on travel. Stay up to date on road closures and prepare an emergency kit to have in your vehicle.


Transit services in Waterloo Region are operated by Grand River Transit. operated by Grand River Transit. A number of programs have been established to address transit safety and security.


The Region of Waterloo operates an international airport that provides convenient service for air travel. Community emergency response plans are designed with air travel preparedness in mind.


Rail companies are now required to provide information to the public about dangerous goods being transported through Municipalities. This is implemented through Protective Direction 36, one of the tools used by Transport Canada to regulate rail transportation.