Tag Archives: 501 Queen

Streetcar Service on Queen St.

Starting on May 7th, 2017 and running until September 2017, the TTC has replaced streetcar service along the entire 501 Queen line with buses. Here are a couple pictures of streetcar service on May 5th, 2017 prior to the change … Continue reading

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No Streetcar Service west of Sunnyside Loop

Starting on January 8th, 2017 the TTC is replacing streetcar service on the 501/301 Queen with bus service west of Roncesvalles Ave.   Service will be replaced with buses until the end of 2017. The service is being replaced with … Continue reading

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The Unofficial Return of the 507 Long Branch Car

The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) has announced a temporary return of the 507 Long Branch car, at least in practice, if not in reality. After more than 20 years, southern Etobicoke gets its own streetcar again. The TTC has announced … Continue reading

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No Streetcar service west of Roncesvalles March 28-30th, 2015

The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) has announced that it will be replacing tracks along the Queensway Right-of-Way (ROW), and as such will be cancelling streetcar service west of Sunnyside Loop (just west of the intersection of the Queensway and Roncesvalles … Continue reading

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No Streetcar Service on the Lake Shore

Starting on Sunday August 31st, 2014 the TTC will not be operating the 501 Queen and 508 Lakeshore streetcars west of Humber Loop until December 21st, 2014. The reduction in service is due to the City of Toronto repairing the … Continue reading

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The TTC’s Flexity Outlook Streetcars

The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) has started to receive its new streetcars, the Flexity Outlook model. The new cars will go through some testing prior to entering into service and then will rolled out in stages, one line at a … Continue reading

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Construction to Affect 501 Queen

The TTC has announced that it plans to do track work at the intersection of Queen Street East and Victoria Street from May 12th, 2014 to the end of the month. The TTC will be replacing the track at Queen … Continue reading

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