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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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Streetcar Services Resumes at Exhibition Loop

As of Saturday February 18th, 2017 the TTC has resumed service on the 509 Harbourfront line all the way to Exhibition Loop. Due to trackwork and other maintenance projects at Exhibition Loop, the TTC had stopped running streetcars between Fleet … 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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Streetcars Return to Lake Shore Blvd. W.

The Toronto Transit Commission’s (TTC) work on Lake Shore Boulevard West has ended.  Streetcars on the 501 Queen and 508 Lake Shore routes are now operating along their normal routes and bus replacements have ended. The TTC had shut down … Continue reading

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Construction Affects the 501 Queen Car

Starting this past Sunday (October 13th), service along Lake Shore Blvd. W. provided by the 501 Queen and 508 Lakeshore streetcars will be served by bus.  501 and 508 cars will be terminating their westbound runs at Humber Loop. The T.T.C. is … Continue reading

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TTC Belt Line – An Experiment

After reading a post over at Steve Munro’s website about the last Peter Witt cars and the TTC operating a ‘belt line’ service with those cars, I thought “What would it be to bring such a service with the TTC’s … Continue reading

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