Tag Archives: City of Toronto

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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DVP to be Closed from April 21st to April 23rd, 2017

The City of Toronto is shutting down the entire Don Valley Parkway, from the Gardiner Expressway in the south to the 401 in the north. The closure begins at 11 p.m. April 21st, 2017 and should be completed by 5 … Continue reading

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No Service from Mimico to Union Station on November 21st and 22nd, 2015

GO Transit has announced that there will be no GO train service between Mimico GO station and Union Station on November 21st, and 22nd, 2015.  The City of Toronto is replacing bridges on Dunn Ave. and Dowling Ave. over the … Continue reading

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Toronto Subway Celebrates 60 Years

Today, March 30th 2014, marks the 60th anniversary of Toronto‘s subway system, with the opening of the Yonge Line between Union Station and Eglinton Avenue. The City of Toronto decided upon a subway, through a referendum held on January 1st … Continue reading

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TTC Implements New Route Numbers for Subway

The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) has started its trial run of using numbers and colours for its subway lines, effective Monday Match 3rd, 2014. The new numbers and colours are meant to make the subway lines easier to understand.  The … Continue reading

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Downtown Relief Line, Phase 2

I have spoken about my proposal for a first phase for the Downtown Relief Line (D.R.L.) in my previous post.  The first phase would see the line built between Dundas West station and the Donlands station.  Now I would like to … Continue reading

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Proposed TTC Streetcar Runs

I would like to discuss my preferred streetcar lines for Toronto.  With the exemption of a restored route, run numbers are only suggestive and do not need be the actual route name or number. Current routes on the TTC system … Continue reading

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