News for July 2013
Portion of TTC Bloor-Danforth line to open late July 28
July 25, 2013
On Sunday, July 28, the Bloor-Danforth line will open late between St George and Pape stations
- Man sent to jail for robbery and assaulting two TTC employees
July 25, 2013 - A man has been sentenced to 120 days in jail for an incident on TTC property.
- TTC’s Pape Station to close Aug. 19-30 for modernization work
July 24, 2013 - With the labour dispute now settled between skilled trades and contractors that forced the postponement of the closure of Pape Station to accelerate construction work, the Toronto Transit Commission today announced new dates for the closure of Pape Station – Mon., Aug. 19 until Fri., Aug. 30 inclusive.
- TTC streetcar service at Broadview/Gerrard back to normal
July 23, 2013 - The intersection at Broadview Ave. and Gerrard St. E. has re-opened.
- TTC streetcar service at Broadview/Gerrard to resume by week's end
July 21, 2013 - A serious fire last weekend at the southeast corner of Broadview Ave. and Gerrard St. E. forced the closure of the intersection and diversion of three Toronto Transit Commission streetcar routes in the area – the 504 King, 505 Dundas and 506 Carlton. Today the Ontario Fire Marshall and City of Toronto have completed their work and the demolition or partial demolition of affected buildings. TTC streetcar service, however, will not return to the area until the end of this week.
- Passenger assistance alarm use explained in new TTC video
July 18, 2013 - Since its inception in 1921, customer safety and security has sat atop the list of Toronto Transit Commission priorities.
- Partial closure of TTC Spadina line - July 20 and 21
July 17, 2013 - This weekend, on Saturday, July 20 and Sunday, July 21, a portion of the Spadina line will be closed from St Clair West to St George stations for scheduled track construction.
- Streetcar diverting due to major fire at Broadview Avenue and Gerrard Street East
July 14, 2013 - TTC is advising riders to plan an extra 30 minutes in their morning and afternoon rush-hour trips as a result of the a major fire at Broadview Avenue and Gerrard. We will continue to have streetcar routes on diversions on the 504 King, 505 Dundas and 506 Carlton.
- Portion of TTC Bloor-Danforth line to open late July 14
July 11, 2013 - On Sunday, July 14, the Bloor-Danforth line will open late between St George and Pape stations
- TTC statement on report by City Ombudsman
July 10, 2013 - TTC statement on report by City Ombudsman
- Full TTC subway service resumes on Bloor-Danforth line
July 10, 2013 - The Toronto Transit Commission has restored full subway service to Kipling Station on the Bloor-Danforth line.
- TTC subway service resuming to Islington Station
July 10, 2013 - Subway service has been restored between Islington and Jane subway stations on the Bloor-Danforth line.
- TTC service update for morning of July 10
July 9, 2013 - Subway service on the Bloor-Danforth line between Jane and Kipling stations will remain suspended for tomorrow morning’s rush hour
- Afternoon service update from TTC
July 9, 2013 - Subway service on the Bloor-Danforth line between Jane and Kipling stations will remain suspended for the afternoon rush hour as the Toronto Transit Commission is without electrical power in the area.
- TTC morning service update
July 9, 2013 - With the exception of the Bloor-Danforth subway line from Jane to Kipling stations, the Toronto Transit Commission will be operating at capacity across the subway system this morning following yesterday’s storm that saw power outages across large swaths of the subway system, including flooding at Union Station.
- Service update from TTC - 9:10 p.m.
July 8, 2013 - The Toronto Transit Commission continues to experience significant subway service impacts due to loss of traction power. The TTC has pressed 65 shuttle buses into service to help augment loss of subway service.
- Service Update from TTC - 7:30 p.m.
July 8, 2013 - Service update from TTC. The Toronto Transit Commission advises of how subway service impacts due to loss of traction power
- TTC signal project to close Yonge-University subway in October
July 5, 2013 - The Toronto Transit Commission is re-signaling the Yonge-University-Spadina (YUS) subway line
- Portion of TTC Bloor-Danforth line to open late July 7
July 4, 2013 - On Sunday, July 7, the Bloor-Danforth line will open late between St George and Pape stations
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