Current news releases
TTC signal upgrades continue this weekend
October 18, 2017
This weekend, Oct. 21-22, essential work and testing on the TTC’s new Automatic Train Control (ATC) system will require Line 1 Yonge-University to close between St George and Sheppard West stations.
- New TTC fare gate construction begins at Queen Station
October 17, 2017 - The turnstiles at Queen Station will become a thing of the past as the construction begins to install the TTC's new modern fare gates with PRESTO
- TTC Statement on Auditor General's Report
October 13, 2017 - The following statement is from TTC CEO Andy Byford on the just-released report by the City's Auditor General entitled, "Review of Complaint Regarding the June 29, 2016, Toronto Transit Commission Briefing Note."
- TTC’s Woodbine and St Clair West stations now fully accessible
October 12, 2017 - TTC Chair Josh Colle, Ward 31 Councillor Janet Davis and Debbie Gillespie, Chair of the TTC’s Advisory Committee on Accessible Transit celebrated the completion of upgrades and accessibility features to Woodbine Station.
- 501 Queen streetcar to divert for TTC track upgrades
October 12, 2017 - Streetcars on the 501 Queen route will divert starting 5 a.m. on Sun., Oct. 15 until early November as TTC crews complete track upgrades at the intersection of Queen St. W. and McCaul St.
- TTC Statement - Bombardier Streetcar Delays
October 12, 2017 - The following is a joint statement from TTC Chair Josh Colle and TTC CEO Andy Byford.
- Statement on the passing of TTC employee Tom Dedes
October 10, 2017 - Tom Dedes, 50, an 18-year veteran of the TTC and a subway track maintenance employee, succumbed to injuries today sustained after a workplace incident in the early hours of Oct. 1.
- TTC’s random testing program wins public sector safety award
September 26, 2017 - The TTC’s commitment to public safety has been awarded the Ontario Safety League’s Award of Excellence for Public Safety for its recently implemented random drug and alcohol testing program for employees in safety-sensitive positions.
- TTC stays up all night for Nuit Blanche
September 25, 2017 - The TTC is making it easier to explore Toronto’s Nuit Blanche arts festival this coming Saturday night/Sunday morning with all-night subway service on Lines 1 and 2, and extended-hours day and group passes.
- Benefits fraud update: TTC files suit against Manulife Financial; 170 employees dismissed to-date
September 21, 2017 - The TTC has filed a statement of claim in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice against Manulife Financial for up to $5 million as part of an ongoing investigation into an alleged benefits fraud scheme.
- TTC track and cable upgrades close portion of Line 2 this weekend
September 20, 2017 - This weekend, Sept. 23-24, TTC track and cable upgrades will close Line 2 Bloor-Danforth between Kipling and Islington stations only.
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