Happy New Year

Happy New Year!

Welcome to 2020!  2019 flew by.  September saw the end of service for the ALRV, followed in December for the CLRVs, bringing their four decades of service to an end.

Here are some videos from this year: Continue reading

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CLRV #4042 on the Lake Shore

Here is a picture of CLRV #4042 running westbound on Lake Shore Blvd. W. while operating between Humber Loop and Long Branch Loop on a pseudo 507 Long Branch run: Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2019

Happy New Year!  It’s now 2019!

Let’s hope there are a lot of good transit stories to look forward to in 2019!

Here are some transit pictures to welcome in the new year:

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Early GO Train Trips on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve December 24th & 31st, 2018

GO Transit has announced that it will be providing earlier homebound GO train services on December 24th and 31st, 2018.

Some trains will be cancelled while others will depart earlier.

GO Transit will also be offering free rides after 7 p.m. on New Year’s Eve as they have done for a number of years now.

For more information, please check out their website.

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GO Transit and TTC Integrated Fares Starts January 7th 2018

Toronto Transit Commission subway car

Toronto Transit Commission subway car (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

As of January 7th, 2018 GO Transit and the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) now have integrated fares.

Adults will now save $1.50 on their TTC fare, while Seniors and Students will save 55 cents.

Like with other agencies in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA), passengers will pay their regular GO Transit fares.  The saving will apply to their TTC fare.

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!  It’s now 2018!

Let’s hope there are a lot of good transit stories to look forward to in 2018!

Here are some transit pictures to welcome in the new year:

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No Subway Service from Kipling to Islington September 23rd to 24th 2017

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Two buses enter the TTC’s Kipling subway station. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) has announced that there will be no subway service between Kipling and Islington stations on the Bloor-Danforth Line (Line #2) on September 23rd and 24th, 2017.

The closure is to allow for the TTC to do trackwork between the two stations.

During the closure, the TTC will operate frequent bus service between the two stations.  Wheel-Trans will assist passengers with mobility issues between Kipling and Jane stations.

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