Kitchener City Guide

© Yvonne Osei 2013

A redesign of the transit maps for the city of Kitchener, Ontario, Canada. This web-based project makes the master map and each individual route map free and accessible for the public to view and print at home on 8.5 x 11″ pages.

Using Illustrator, I modified and developed a base map of the city, mapping the bus routes using existing colours; creating 8.5 by 11 templates; and isolating each route and reworking them to fit the sheet. I also added a legend and a simplified time schedule. I modified the GRT logo to suite the site colours, and used WIX software to create the web site.

(Click image for access to website.)

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I’m a historian, curator, communications strategist and information designer, living in Los Angeles since 2020. I have decades of work experience in universities, museums, government and the private sector. In recent years I’ve become a globally-recognized advocate for the design of safer streets and motor vehicles. Whatever the challenge, I’m passionate about combining words, images and data to communicate content that matters.

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The projects featured here were created by graduate students at the Azrieli School of Architecture, Carleton University, in a class that ran from January to April 2013. For more information consult the menu bar, or simply browse projects by category using the tag cloud.

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