Portion of TTC’s Line 1 to close this weekend
October 23, 2018
This weekend, Oct. 27-28, there will be no service on the portion of Line 1 Yonge-University between Lawrence and St Clair stations while Metrolinx crews continue construction of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT.
Shuttle buses will run frequently along Yonge St., stopping at each station along the route. At Lawrence, Eglinton and Davisville stations, customers can get on and off shuttle buses on Yonge St. At St Clair Station, customers board inside the bus bay and exit on St. Clair Ave. E., outside the station. The TTC recommends that customers use the 97 Yonge bus, in addition to the University side of Line 1, as alternatives during the closure.
Wheel-Trans will be available upon request from any station during the weekend. Customers can speak with a TTC staff member for more information about service frequency. As Lawrence Station is not yet accessible, customers travelling southbound should get off at York Mills Station to make an accessible connection.
Current work on the Eglinton Crosstown LRT project includes construction below the existing Eglinton subway station. The Eglinton Crosstown LRT is scheduled to open in 2021.
Line 2 late opening
This Sunday only, Line 2 Bloor-Danforth will open late between St George and Broadview stations while City of Toronto and TTC crews perform subway track work and maintenance on the Prince Edward (Bloor) Viaduct. Shuttle buses will run between these stations. Subway service is scheduled to begin at noon.
Sherbourne and Bay stations will be closed but all other stations will remain open for fare sales and transfers. Shuttle buses will run throughout the morning with customers getting on and off buses outside each station, as follows:
- St George Station - board on Bedford Rd., exit on St. George St.
- Broadview Station - board on Danforth Ave., exit on Broadview Ave.
- All other stations - get on and off on Bloor St.
Wheel-Trans will be available upon request from any station during the weekend. Customers can speak with a TTC staff member for more information about service frequency.
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