Portions of TTC Lines 1 and 2 to close this weekend
This weekend, Sat., Aug. 24 and Sun., Aug. 25, the portion of Line 1 between Sheppard-Yonge and St Clair stations will be closed to accommodate Metrolinx work on the Eglinton Crosstown LRT.
Shuttle buses will run frequently along Yonge St., stopping at each station along the route. At York Mills, Lawrence, Eglinton and Davisville stations, customers can board and disembark on Yonge St. At Sheppard-Yonge, customers can disembark in the bus bay and board on Yonge St. outside the station. At St Clair Station, customers can board inside the bus bay and disembark on St. Clair Ave. E., outside the station. In addition to shuttles, the 97 Yonge bus and the University side of Line 1 are available as alternatives during the closure.
All stations will remain open for fare sales and access to surface routes.
Wheel-Trans will be available upon request from any station throughout the weekend.
Also, this Sunday only, the portion of Line 2 between St George and Broadview stations will be closed until noon for maintenance on the Prince Edward (Bloor) Viaduct. Shuttle buses will run, stopping at each station along the route.
Sherbourne and Bay stations will be closed until noon, but all other stations will remain open for fare sales and transfers to surface routes. TTC staff will be on hand to direct customers to shuttle boarding locations, which will vary at each station.
Wheel-Trans will be available upon request from any station. Customers can speak with a TTC staff member for more information about service frequency.
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