Windsor & Essex County  are divided into two
distinct weather zones or “areas”


Zone/Area A – City of Windsor
Zone/Area B – County of Essex

Refer to the map for the locations of these zones

Click for a larger version (PDF)


Regarding transportation that crosses between the Windsor (Area A) and Essex County (Area B);  Buses will not travel though closed areas.

Example 1:  If your school is located in Area A, but you live in Area B, and Area B’s transportation is cancelled, then there is no transportation from Area  B.

Example 2: If your school is located in Area B and you live in Area A, but Area B’s transportation has been cancelled, then there is no transportation from Area A

*** Safety Patrols (on foot) will not be required to be on duty on bus cancellation days.


It is parental choice whether to put their child(ren) on the bus on days when transportation has been deemed operational.

Resources for cancellations and delays:

Downloading our delays and cancellations APP for the smartphone – sends push notifications

Our alerts section https://geoquery.buskids.ca/Alerts

Creating an account and adding your student(s) – sends out an email alert

Your local radio stations:

  •  AM 800 CKLW
  • AM 1550 CBE
  • AM 580 CKWW
  • FM 93.9 CIDR
  •  FM 96.7 CHYR
  • FM 95.1/100.7 CKUE
  • 97.5 (CBC Radio 1 Windsor)
  • 91.9 (CBC Radio 1 Leamington)
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