Location

The Niagara Social Justice Forum has been held at Brock University since its inception. Pond Inlet, a central and accessible part of Brock University, is where many activities of the Forum take place. Pond Inlet is located in “J” block of the MacKenzie Chown Complex, which is directly north of the Zone 1/Lot A parking lot, and Brock University is located at 500 Glenridge Avenue, St.Catharines, Ontario.

Campus map: http://www.brocku.ca/blogs/campus-map/

Directions to main campus:

BY BUS:

Choose either Coach Canada or Greyhound Canada for the appropriate route. Both Coach Canada and Greyhound Canada arrive in St.Catharines at the downtown St.Catharines bus terminal. At the bus terminal, transfer to the St.Catharines Transit Commission by taking bus route 116, which runs every 30 minutes from downtown St.Catharines to Brock University.

[Note: local transit is an extra cost. It is a $2.50 cash fare. All St.Catharines Transit Commission buses are fully accessible on weekends.]

Route 116 will take roughly 15 – 20 minutes and Brock University is the last stop. The bus will drop you off at Arthur Schmon Tower, which is the central part of campus. Isaac’s is east of Arthur Schmon Tower. You will be able to see it to the right of the Tower.

Coach Canada: www.coachcanada.com
Greyhound Canada: www.greyhound.ca
St.Catharines Transit Commission: www.yourbus.com

BY CAR:

From Lester B. Pearson airport in Toronto:
From Highway 401 West, take 403 South to the Queen Elizabeth Highway (QEW) in the direction of Niagara Falls. Follow the Queen Elizabeth Way around the lake, then Southeast to St. Catharines. At Exit 49, turn onto Highway 406 and continue until you reach St. Davids Road. Take the St. Davids Road West Exit and follow until you reach Glenridge Avenue.

From the Hamilton airport:
Turn left on Airport Road. Turn left on Hwy. 6 (Upper James Street) and continue to the Lincoln Alexander Parkway (the ‘LINC’). Turn east on the Lincoln Alexander Parkway which will turn into Mud Street. Turn left on Hwy. 20 (Upper Centennial Parkway). Take Hwy. 20 to the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) east to Niagara Falls. At Exit 49, turn onto Highway 406 (towards Welland/Port Colborne) and continue until you reach St. David Road. Take the St. Davids Road West Exit and follow until you reach Glenridge Avenue.

From Buffalo (Peace Bridge):
Cross the Peace bridge and then take the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) towards Toronto. At Exit 32B, turn onto Thorold Stone Road West and continue through the Thorold Tunnel where the road becomes Highway 58. Take the St. Davids Road West exit and follow unitl you reach Glenridge Avenue.

Parking: Parking is free for Forum attendees. Upon receipt of your registration for the Forum, the conference organizers will issue you a parking voucher by email. Present the voucher to the attendant at Zone 1/Lot A between 9am and 6pm on Saturday, January 31.

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