News for October 2018
Portion of TTC’s Line 1 to close this weekend
October 31, 2018
This weekend, Nov. 3-4, 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, which is scheduled to open in 2021.
- Part of TTC’s Line 1 closing early Monday to Thursday nights
October 26, 2018 - In order to expedite modernization of its subway signalling system and carry out important maintenance, the TTC will close Line 1 (Yonge-University) between Sheppard West and St Clair West stations at 11 p.m. this coming Mon., Oct. 29 to Thurs., Nov. 1.
- Royal Canadian Legion and TTC launch annual poppy sales campaign tomorrow
October 25, 2018 - Tomorrow at 11 a.m., students from Davisville Public School will join Canadian veterans of war and peacekeeping missions at North York Centre Station to launch the Toronto Royal Canadian Legion's annual TTC Poppy Campaign.
- New TTC fare products available on PRESTO
October 24, 2018 - Starting today, the Post-Secondary Monthly Pass is available for the first time on PRESTO for post-secondary students enrolled full-time in a qualifying institution. All post-secondary students require a TTC photo ID to set their fare type, purchase their pass and use it on the system.
- 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.
- TTC’s Leslie Barns opens doors for United Way fundraiser
October 23, 2018 - This Sat., Oct. 27, the TTC is inviting the public to take a behind the scenes peek at its Leslie Barns facility at an Open House benefitting the United Way.
- Reminder: Portion of TTC Line 1 to open late tomorrow only
October 19, 2018 - The portion of Line 1 between St Clair West and Spadina stations will be closed until noon tomorrow for track work and maintenance.
- Portion of TTC Line 1 to open late this Saturday only
October 17, 2018 - The portion of Line 1 between St Clair West and Spadina stations will be closed until noon this Sat., Oct. 20, for track work and maintenance. Shuttle buses will run throughout the morning.
- TTC recognizes employee excellence
October 16, 2018 - Today, the TTC honoured its best employees for going above and beyond the call of duty in the areas of Leadership, Safety, Innovation & Creativity, Customer Service and Teamwork.
- TTC’s Metropass Discount Plan ending early over postal delivery concerns
October 11, 2018 - The TTC has ended its Metropass Discount Plan (MDP) program earlier than anticipated due to the ongoing uncertainty of the Canada Post labour negotiations that could impact delivery of November or December Metropasses. The MDP program was scheduled to end in December as the TTC transitions to PRESTO.
- Portion of TTC Line 2 to open late this Sunday only
October 10, 2018 - The portion of Line 2 between St George and Pape stations will be closed until noon this Sun., Oct. 14, for track work and maintenance. Shuttle buses will run between the stations throughout the morning.
- Portion of TTC Line 1 to close this weekend
October 3, 2018 - This weekend, Oct. 6-7, there will be no service on the portion of Line 1 Yonge-University between Finch West and Lawrence West stations, as TTC crews continue to install the Automated Train Control (ATC) signal system.
- TTC consulting on use of external cameras on surface vehicles
October 3, 2018 - The TTC is holding a public consultation session next Tues., Oct. 9 on its proposed use of external-facing cameras on buses and streetcars. The meeting is an opportunity to hear from the public and raise awareness of this important safety and security initiative.
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