News for August 2017
TTC's Community Bus pilot to enhance service on two routes
August 31, 2017
This Tues., Sept. 5, the TTC will begin a nine-month pilot project to test various service enhancements on two of its five Community Bus routes
- 512 st clair welcomes first low-floor streetcars this sunday
August 31, 2017 - This Sunday, Sept. 3, at 10 a.m., the TTC's new accessible and air conditioned low-floor streetcars will make their maiden voyage for customers on the 512 St Clair
- Back to school on the TTC
August 30, 2017 - As students return to school for another year, the TTC offers some back-to-school reminders for its customers.
- TTC and Universal Music introduce ‘Tracks on Tracks’ exclusive Apple Music playlists for commuters
August 30, 2017 - TTC customers can now listen to two new Apple Music commute-enhancing playlists featuring Universal Music artists such as Drake, OneRepublic, Shawn Mendes, Hedley, Alessia Cara, and many more.
- TTC Board to meet next Tuesday
August 30, 2017 - The TTC Board will hold its next meeting on Tues., Sept. 5 at Toronto City Hall. The public session begins at 1 p.m
- New TTC music partnership launches with special performance by Juno nominee Shawn Hook
August 29, 2017 - The TTC, in partnership with Universal Music Canada and Apple Music, will celebrate the launch of Tracks on Tracks,
- TTC's five new express bus routes proving successful
August 29, 2017 - Five new express bus routes, introduced as part of City Council's unprecedented $95 million investment in public transit, are performing exceedingly well, Mayor John Tory and TTC Chair Josh Colle announced this morning.
- Final wave of new TTC fare gate installation begins
August 23, 2017 - As modernization of the TTC continues, new paddle-style fare gates with PRESTO are now being installed at the remaining 25 subway stations.
- Maintenance work will impact service on TTC Lines 2 and 3 this weekend
August 23, 2017 - This weekend, Aug. 26-27, essential maintenance work will close the portion of Line 2 Bloor-Danforth between Broadview and St George stations on Saturday only and all of Line 3 Scarborough on Sunday only.
- TTC track upgrades close portion of Line 2 this weekend
August 17, 2017 - This weekend, Aug. 19-20, TTC track upgrades will close Line 2 Bloor-Danforth between Kipling and Islington stations only.
- Take the TTC to The Ex
August 16, 2017 - Starting Fri., Aug. 18, TTC service increases will make getting to and from the CNE by transit quick and easy. And this Saturday, current and former armed service members will be able to ride free of charge.
- Continuing TTC signal upgrades this weekend
August 9, 2017 - This weekend, Aug. 12-13, train testing and emergency response training for the TTC’s new Automatic Train Control (ATC) system will require Line 1 Yonge-University to close between St George and Sheppard West (formerly Downsview) stations.
- Take the TTC to the Caribbean Carnival Grand Parade this Saturday
August 3, 2017 - This Sat., Aug. 5, the TTC will provide increased service to customers attending the 50th annual Peeks Toronto Caribbean Carnival Grand Parade at Exhibition Place.
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