On schedule: Friday, August 1, 2014

Read the daily “on schedule” posts to find news and other information that affects your daily commute. You’ll learn about public meetings, special events and construction projects that affect transit services today.

Learn about:

  • Short-term construction projects here.
  • Long-term construction projects here.

Highway 7 East Markham and Richmond Hill — rapidway

This week, emergency services vehicle and viva bus drivers will be operating “test runs” along the rapidway, before the lanes officially open later this summer. Continue to board viva buses at stops beside the curb between South Town Centre Boulevard / Town Centre Boulevard and Allstate Parkway / East Valhalla Road.

Also read the short-term construction projects section of this post for more information about the project.

Guelph Transit workers locked out today

The City has suspended all transit service indefinitely.

The City is refunding the cost of July bus passes.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 21 post for more information.


Short-term construction projects


Short-term construction projects affect transit services in the City of Toronto, and Durham, Halton, Peel and York Regions.

City of Toronto

Spadina / Dundas West

The City of Toronto and TTC are fully closing the intersection to traffic in all directions for watermain and streetcar-track construction.

The TTC continues to detour streetcars operating along the 505 Dundas route away from the intersection. It’s also continues to operate buses along the 510 Spadina route, but splits the route into two.

This phase of construction continues until August 10.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 26 post for more information.

Queens Quay West

The City has closed the street to all eastbound traffic, as contractors rebuild the street and move the streetcar tracks. The TTC has also revised the route of the buses that replace the cars along the 509 Harbourfront route.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 24, 2012 and July 26, 2012 and November 3, 2012 posts for more information.

Construction on the transit portion of the project continues until October 12.


Last week, crews reopened the intersection of Queens Quay West with Rees Street. They continue working east of Rees Street to Lower Simcoe Street, pouring concrete for the new road base, getting ready to pave in the next two weeks.


Crews continue final track work east of Lower Spadina Avenue:

  • Between Lower Spadina Avenue and Yo Yo Ma Lane: TTC crews continue getting ready to pour and form the sub-base for concrete and for installing the remaining streetcar rails.
  • Between Shoppers Drug Mart and the Peter Slip Bridge: This week, crews are installing the rail lubricator pads.

Crews continue rebuilding the new roadway on Queens Quay:

  • Bay Street to York Street: Roadway construction continues on the south side. Crews will start excavating for the new roadway between York Street and the 85 Harbour Street driveway on the north side.
  • York Street / Queens Quay West: Crews shifted traffic lanes late last week, with westbound Queens Quay traffic now moving on the new TTC right-of way from Bay to Rees Street. By shifting the traffic lanes, crews can start digging this week on the north side of Queens Quay for the new roadway and on the south curb lane for landscaping and to restore Martin Goodman Trail, east of York Street.
  • York Street to Rees Street: Crews continue to form and pour the concrete base slab. When they’ve finished that, they’ll pave this section of roadway.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 25 post for more information.

Broadview / Danforth

The TTC is detouring streetcars operating along the 504 King; and 505 Dundas routes, as crews upgrade streetcar infrastructure:

It’s also replacing streetcars with shuttle buses along Broadview Avenue between Broadview Station and Queen Street East.

Work on Broadview may also affect buses operating along the 62 Mortimer; 87 Cosburn; and 100 Flemingdon Park routes to and from Broadview Station terminal.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 15 post for more information.

Detours and service changes continue until August 30.

Leslie Street

Contractors are:


  • blocking the intersection of Leslie Street with Commissioners Street, as Enbridge Gas crews repair a nearby gas line.
  • read Transit Toronto’s July 25 post for more information.
  • emergency gas-line repairs continue until August 8.

  • blocking the intersection of Leslie Street with Eastern Avenue.
  • the TTC is detouring buses operating along the 143 Downtown / Beach express route, while the intersection is closed.
  • read Transit Toronto’s July 25 post for more information.
  • construction continues until September 7.

  • continuing to upgrade the water infrastructure south of Queen Street East.
  • read Transit Toronto’s June 5 and June 20 posts for more information about this phase of the project.

  • working on the foundations for poles to support overhead catenary (the wiring that powers streetcars) on sidewalks near Queen Street East and Leslie Street. They’ll work on one corner at a time and occupy a curb lane on Queen Street.
  • read Transit Toronto’s June 26 post for more information.

  • adding streetscaping elements at the intersections of Queen Street East with Curzon Street, Hastings Avenue and Rushbrooke Avenue.
  • read Transit Toronto’s April 11 post for more information about this phase of the project.

  • working to complete streetscaping at the corner of Queen Street East and Hastings Avenue. They’ll be digging up the sidewalk in front of the Leslie Barns Project Community Office at 1258 Queen Street East. Crews will create a pedestrian path in the westbound curb lane of Queen.
  • read Transit Toronto’s July 1 post for more information.

Also:

  • Toronto Hydro crews are blocking one lane in each direction on Commissioners Street about 50 metres (150 feet) west of Leslie Street to upgrade power infrastructure.
  • read Transit Toronto’s June 26 post for more information.

The TTC continues to detour buses operating along the 31B branch of the 31 Greenwood route and the 83 Jones route continue off Leslie Street during the construction.

Subway extension to Vaughan — Finch West Station

The TTC is detouring buses operating along the 41 Keele and the 107 C / D / F and 107B branches of the 107 Keele route, as contractors work to restore the roadway at the station site.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 6 post for more information.

Also read the long-term construction projects section of this post for even more information about the subway extension project.

Detours continue until August 31.

Eglinton - Crosstown LRT: Allen Road

Metrolinx contractors for the light rail transit line are welding at the launch-shaft site at William R. Allen Road overnight nightly. During the day, crews are building and installing a road deck to shift traffic lanes in the near future to allow ongoing construction of the launch shaft.

They’re welding overnight to prepare Eglinton Avenue West for road decking, creating a temporary road surface. As a result, construction work can continue under Eglinton Avenue without interruption, allowing vehicles to continue traveling on Eglinton Avenue during the work.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 11 post for more information.

Also read the long-term construction projects section of this post for even more information about the Eglinton - Crosstown project.

They’ll work until the end of the summer.

King Street East

The TTC is detouring streetcars operating along the 503 Kingston Rd tripper and 504 King routes as City of Toronto crews repair the bridge infrastructure east of River Street.

Read Transit Toronto’s September 6, 2013 post for more information.

Construction continues until fall.

Davisville Station — subway tracks

TTC crews are upgrading “turn-outs” or switches north of the station.

Trains will slow through the area. Expect two weekend closures of the subway in August and September.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 25 post for more information.

Distillery District

The TTC is again detouring westbound buses operating along the 172 Cherry St route during Metrolinx construction on the rail corridor east of Union Station. The Metrolinx work prevents the TTC from operating buses both ways along Cherry Street between Mill Street and Lake Shore Boulevard East.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 8 post for more information.

Construction continues until the end of July.

Dawes / Danforth

The TTC is detouring buses operating along the 23 Dawes route during water-main construction.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 18 post for more information.

Construction continues until today.

Grandravine / Keele

The TTC is detouring buses operating along the 108A Downsview via Grandravine route during water-main construction.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 22 post for more information.

Construction continues until tomorrow.

Dovercourt / Bloor

The TTC is detouring buses operating along the 161 Rogers Rd route, while construction prevents buses from safely turning at the intersection.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 10 post for more information.

Detours continue until further notice.

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Region of Durham

Oshawa Centre

Durham Region Transit is detouring (or further detouring) buses operating along the 402 King; 405 / 405B Central Park; 410 Olive / Harmony; 411 Grandview; 412 Adelaide; and 414 Oshawa community bus routes.

Detours continue until August 29.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 18 post for more information.

Also read the [long-term construction projects section of this post] for even more information about the project including longer-term detour routings.

Audley Road North Ajax

DRT is detouring buses operating along the 224 / 224A / 224D Audley North route during roadway construction.

Read Transit Toronto’s June 9 post for more information.

Construction continues until August 24.

Williamson Drive West Ajax

Durham Region Transit is detouring buses operating along the219 Ravenscroft; and 219D Ravenscroft / Village routes during sewer construction.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 22 post for more information.

Detours continue until August 29.

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Region of Halton

Chisholm Street Oakville

Oakville Transit is detouring buses operating along the 17 Kerr route during watermain construction.

Read Transit Toronto’s May 20 post for more information.

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Region of Peel

Hanlan Water Project — Dixie Road and Lakeshore Road East

Construction restricts traffic lanes on both roads, delaying service along the 5 Dixie and 23 Lakeshore routes.

Read Transit Toronto’s March 7 post for more information.

Trinity Transit Terminal

Brampton Transit has close the terminal building for construction resulting from the upcoming Züm Bovaird service in September.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 23 post for more information.

Construction continues until August 28.


Some Brampton Transit buses that usually stop at the terminal are dropping off or picking up passengers on Great Lakes Drive, affecting service along the 5 / 5A Bovaird, 17 Howden, 18A Dixie and 19 Fernforest routes.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 8 post for more information.

Erin Mills Town Centre Terminal

MiWay has re-arranged the bus stops in the terminal to accommodate construction.

All buses operating along the 13 Glen Erin, 29 / 29A Park Royal, 34 Credit Valley, 41 Thomas, 46 Tenth Line and 49 McDowell routes and northbound buses operating along the 48 Erin Mills route pick up passengers at temporary stops.

Southbound buses operating along the 48 Erin Mills route serve a temporary stop “until further notice”.

Read Transit Toronto’s June 3 post for more information.

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Region of York

Highway 7 East — rapidway construction

Contractors are:


  • closing Cedarland Drive to traffic until the end of August.
  • closing multiple lanes between Warden Avenue and Highway 404. Expect heavy traffic. Work continues until August 15.
  • closing the north-side sidewalk between Town Centre Boulevard and Rodick Road from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. each day. Work continues until August 15.
  • closing the southbound curb lane south of Highway 7 and the northbound curb lane north of Highway 7 on Rodick Road from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. each day. Work continues until August 15.
  • closing the north- and southbound curb lanes on Fairburn Drive south of Highway 7 from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. each day. Work continues until August 8.
  • closing alternating north- or southbound curb lanes on Lunar Crescent north of Highway 7. Work continues until August 15.
  • closing the southbound curb lane on Woodbine Avenue north of Highway 7 and the westbound lane on Highway 7 east of Woodbine continuously. Work continues until August 15.
  • closing the northbound curb lane on Woodbine Avenue south of Highway 7 and the eastbound lane on Highway 7 east of Woodbine from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. each day. Work continues until August 15.
  • closing the southbound curb lane on East Valhalla Drive from 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. each day. Work continues until August 8.
  • intermittently closing east- and westbound curb lanes between Leslie Street and Saddlecreek Drive from 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. each day. Work continues until August 25
South Town Centre Boulevard rapidway
  • the work closes southbound curb and median lanes on South Town Centre Boulevard between Highway 7 and Clegg Road, from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30p.m. each day, reducing traffic to one lane in each direction.
  • at South Town Centre and Clegg, South Town Centre provides just one lane in each direction for traffic; contractors have closed the east- and westbound curb lanes on Clegg Road to work on the intersection from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. each day. (This will be a long-term closure.)

York Region Transit is detouring buses operating along the Viva blue, Viva pink, 300 Business express and 302 Unionville express routes, while the street is closed.

Davis Drive rapidway

Contractors are:


  • closing Niagara Street south of Davis Drive.
  • read Transit Toronto’s July 18 post for more information.
  • work continues until August 15.

  • widening the roadway on the south side of Davis between Main and Niagara Streets. They’re temporarily blocking the Davis Drive entrance to Wimpy’s Diner as they work across it. Road crews are also working on the north side of Davis from Barbara Road to George Street.
  • read Transit Toronto’s June 28 post for more information.
  • work continues for the long term.

  • reducing traffic lanes between Main and Yonge Streets to prepare for upcoming work. They’ve set up multiple lane shifts and closures to relocate or replace hydro, gas, phone and cable lines and storm-drains, water-mains and sewers.
  • read Transit Toronto’s March 16, 2013 post for more information.
  • Work continues until the end of the project.

  • shifting traffic lanes and reducing Davis between the Tannery Mall and Main Street to just one lane in each direction in the area. Expect major traffic delays.
  • read Transit Toronto’s May 9 post for more information.
  • Work continues until the end of the project.

GO Transit and York Region Transit are closing the stop for eastbound buses on the south side of Davis Drive at Superior Street until further notice. Board or exit buses at Main Street South.

Read Transit Toronto’s May 2 post for more information.

Westbound buses on Davis at Vincent Street continue to serve passengers at a temporary stop on the northeast corner.

  • read Transit Toronto’s July 1 post for more information.

YRT has also:

  • relocated the southbound bus stop on the northwest corner of Main and Davis further north on Main Street.
  • relocated the northbound bus stop on the southeast corner of Main and Davis across from Wimpy’s further south to Simcoe Street.
  • closed the eastbound bus stop on Davis Drive in front of the entrance to Southlake Regional Health Centre during paving. YRT buses operating along the 520 / 521 Newmarket community bus route will drop off or pick up passengers traveling to and from the hospital on Prospect Street at Grace Street.
  • during paving on Davis between Vincent and Hill, relocated the westbound bus stop on Davis in front of Bethel Church (333 Davis Drive) closer to Hill Street.
  • closing eastbound stop in front of the Southlake entrance during paving. Buses serving the 520 / 521 Newmarket community bus routes will operate along Prospect Street to Grace Street to access the hospital, dropping off or picking up passengers at the stop on Grace Street.
  • read Transit Toronto’s June 28 and July 25 posts for more information.

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Highway 7 West rapidway

Contractors are:


  • closing the westbound curb lane on Highway 7 from the Canadian National Railway Bridge to Costa Road to build retaining walls.
  • read Transit Toronto’s June 6 post for more information.
  • work continues until today.

  • widening the roadway between Jane Street and the bridge carrying Highway 7 over the Canadian National Railway tracks, just west of Keele Street. To accommodate multiple work activities resulting from this construction, crews will shift, reduce and narrow traffic lanes.
  • although the traffic shift remains in place until spring 2015, work on this phase of the project continues until October 24.
  • read Transit Toronto’s July 18 post for more information about the project.

  • relocating hydro poles between the bridge carrying the highway over the Canadian National Railway tracks and Bowes Road / Baldwin Avenue further back from the roadway. From 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. each day, they’re installing new wooden poles, temporarily blocking east- and westbound curb lanes.
  • Expect delays for York Region Transit buses operating along the 77 Highway 7 route.
  • Read Transit Toronto’s May 8 post for more information.
  • Work continues until October.
Yonge Street rapidway

To prepare for rapidway construction, crews are:


  • completing geotechnical testing in Richmond Hill and Newmarket from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. each day:
  • between just north of Davis Drive and just south of Mulock Drive [Newmarket]; and
  • between 19th Avenue / Gamble Road and Highway 407 [Richmond Hill].
  • read Transit Toronto’s July 25 post for more information.
  • work continues until August 29.

  • surveying sites in Richmond Hill and Newmarket from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. each day:
  • between north of Davis Drive and just south of Sawmill Valley Drive [Newmarket];
  • between north of 19th Avenue / Gamble Road and Trayborn Drive [Richmond Hill]; and
  • between Major Mackenzie Drive and Garden Avenue [Richmond Hill].
  • read Transit Toronto’s June 10 post for more information.
  • work continues until September 12.
Harrison Drive Newmarket

York Region Transit is detouring buses operating along the 44 Bristol route during roadway construction.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 6 post for more information.

The detour continues until August 5.


Long-term construction projects


Long-term construction projects affect transit services in the City of Toronto, Durham, Halton and Peel Regions and elsewhere in the Greater Golden Horseshoe.

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City of Toronto

Union Station

GO Transit continues upgrading the train shed and other railway infrastructure.

Read Transit Toronto’s January 10, 2010 post for more information.

Work continues until 2015.

GO is restricting access between Platform 26-27 and the Great Hall, Front Street and the GO Concourse and you may have to use another route within the station to get to and from trains, while contractors set up a crane. The work blocks access for about six weeks, while the crane remains until the end of the project in 2015.


The TTC is adding a second platform to Union subway station. Construction reduces Bay Street and Front Street West to just one lane in each direction.

The TTC is detouring buses operating along the 6 Bay, 172 Cherry St, 97B Yonge and 320 Yonge overnight routes while the street is blocked.

Read Transit Toronto’s May 29, 2011 post for more information.

Construction restricts pedestrian access between the train station and the subway station.

Read Transit Toronto’s February 10 and March 10 posts for information about the pedestrian access.

Starting October 16, 2012, the City is closing Front Street West east of Bay Street. The TTC is further detouring buses operating along the 72A Pape via Commissioners route.

Read Transit Toronto’s October 15, 2012 post for more information.


The City of Toronto is renovating and restoring the building, installing new retail space and building a new connection from the station to the underground PATH pedestrian network.


Construction has closed platforms #3 and #4. Board trains operating along the 01 Lakeshore West, 09 Lakeshore East, 31 Kitchener, 61 Richmond Hill and 71 Stouffville lines from different platforms than usual.

Read Transit Toronto’s June 3, 2013 post for more information about the temporary platform arrangements.

Platform construction continues until May.


GO has closed the pedestrian bridge linking Union Station and the GO bus terminal until July.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 6, 2013 post for more information about the bridge closure.

Subway extension to Vaughan — York University Station

Brampton Transit, GO Transit, the TTC and York Region Transit are detouring buses around the site of the future subway station at the east end of the Harry W. Arthurs Commons.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 16, 2011 post for more information about the detours.


Crews are now working seven days a week from 5:30 a.m. until 11 p.m.

Read Transit Toronto’s May 26 post for more information.

Longer work hours continue until August 29.

Subway extension to Vaughan — Pioneer Village Station

Work on the subway project restricts traffic to just two lanes in each direction between Murray Ross Parkway and Founders Road, as contractors relocate underground utilities.

Read Transit Toronto’s April 6, 2012 post for more information.


The work also blocks the sidewalk on the the south side of Steeles Avenue West between Murray Ross Parkway and Founders Road until April 2013.

Read Transit Toronto’s September 26, 2012 post for more information about sidewalk construction.


The work also blocks lanes of traffic between Northwest Gate and Founders Road until April.

Read Transit Toronto’s October 8, 2012 post for more information.

Eglinton - Scarborough Crosstown LRT

Contractors are:

  • building parts of the station headwalls at the future Caledonia station, restricting traffic on Eglinton Avenue West from east of Gabian Way to west of Croham Road.
  • building parts of the station headwalls at the future Keele station, restricting traffic on Eglinton Avenue West between Municipal Drive / Bicknell Avenue and the eastern leg of Keele Street.
  • Passengers riding buses operating along the 32 Eglinton West route should expect delays and the TTC may also relocate bus stops.
  • Read Transit Toronto’s April 10, 2013 post for more information.

  • blocking curb lanes and sidewalks in both directions between William R. Allen Road and Yonge Street to install ground-movement monitoring equipment. Read Transit Toronto’s February 13, 2013 post for more information.

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Eglinton - Crosstown LRT — Oakwood Station

Contractors are blocking the intersection of Eglinton Avenue West and Oakwood Avenue to northbound traffic.

The TTC is cancelling service along the 90A branch of the 90 Vaughan route during construction.

Read Transit Toronto’s January 4 post for more information.

Eglinton - Crosstown LRT — Chaplin Station

Construction blocks part of the intersection of Eglinton Avenue West and Chaplin Crescent and northbound lanes on Chaplin.

Contractors are restricting traffic to just one lane in each direction between Spadina Road and Heddington Avenue.

The TTC is detouring buses operating along the 14 Glencairn and 33 Forest Hill routes, while the intersection is blocked. Detours continue until fall.

Read Transit Toronto’s June 4 post for more information.

Dufferin Street

The TTC is detouring southbound buses operating along the 29 Dufferin and 329 Dufferin overnight during road and watermain construction.

Read Transit Toronto’s April 4 post for more information.

Construction continues until November.

Yonge subway — north of Eglinton Station

The TTC continues its long-term project to upgrade the tunnel liners north of Eglinton Station after 12:30 a.m. every morning except Sunday mornings.

Frequent accessible buses operate between Finch and Eglinton Stations until about 1:30 a.m., stopping in each subway station bus terminal.

Read Transit Toronto’s June 18, 2008 post for more information.

Construction continues until 2015.

Church Street Weston

The TTC is detouring buses operating along the 59 Maple Leaf route while part of Church Street is closed. Buses operate counterclockwise only around a wide loop through Weston, as Metrolinx contractors continue the next phase of the Weston Tunnel project.

Read Transit Toronto’s November 17, 2013 post for more information.

Construction continues until summer.

Leslie Street

The TTC continues its project to install tracks connecting Queen Street East with the future Leslie Barns streetcar storage and maintenance facility. The City of Toronto is also upgrading the water-mains and roadway.

The City of Toronto has closed Leslie Street south of Eastern Avenue to all traffic.

The TTC’s detouring buses operating along the 83 Jones route.

Read Transit Toronto’s March 6 post for more information.

Also read the short-term construction projects section of this post for more information about the project.

Gardiner Expressway

The City of Toronto is reducing traffic lanes at various locations along the expressway to complete three major construction projects, all part of the City’s Gardiner Expressway strategic rehabilitation project.

City contractors will continue to block lanes on the expressway until December 2016, although the City will fully open all lanes temporarily in summer 2015 during the PanAm / Para PanAm Games.

During this time, GO Transit is warning passengers that starting Monday, **April 28, GO buses serving the 16 Hamilton / Toronto express, 21 Milton / Toronto and 31 Guelph / Georgetown / Toronto routes may regularly operate as much as 30 minutes behind schedule, especially during rush hours.

Read Transit Toronto’s March 26 post for more information.

St. Clair / Old Weston Road

Some work continues to block southbound buses operating along the 41 Keele route from making right turns from Old Weston Road to St. Clair Avenue West.

Read Transit Toronto’s December 22, 2009 post for more information.

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Region of Durham

Ajax GO Station — platform restrictions

GO is closing the east half of the platform and the east pedestrian tunnel. At the same time, it’s reopening the west end of the platform and the new west pedestrian tunnel connecting the platform to the parking structure.

You can only board and exit the westernmost coaches of the train as GO staff keep the four east-end coaches closed, when trains arrive in Ajax.

Read Transit Toronto’s September 22, 2013 post for more information.

South Blair Street Whitby

The Town of Whitby is closing South Blair Street as Metrolinx contractors start building an overpass across the GO Transit tracks. The bridge will facilitate the movement of GO trains into and out of the future east maintenance facility.

DRT is detouring buses operating along the 922 Bloor - Victoria route, while the road is closed.

Read Transit Toronto’s February 10 post for more information.

Oshawa Centre

Construction to expand the mall restricts bus access to and from the Oshawa Centre terminal. Durham Region Transit is detouring buses operating along the 402 King, 405 / 405B Central Park and 408 Stevenson routes during the construction.

Read Transit Toronto’s March 3 post for more information.

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Region of Halton

Burlington GO Station

GO is upgrading the station building and facilities. It’s closing the south station building and the south bus loop.

Burlington Transit is detouring buses operating along the 1 Plains, 2 Brant, 6 Headon Forest, 10 New / Maple, 21 Fairview and 101Express routes. GO Transit is detouring buses operating along the 12 Niagara Falls / Burlington, 15 McMaster and 18 Lakeshore West routes.

Read Transit Toronto’s November 26, 2012 post for more information.


It’s also building a new covered pedestrian walkway. It’s closing off a section of the north end of the parking lot closest to the station building, placing the motorcycle parking spaces out of service and relocating the barrier-free spaces to the area of the parking lot just south of the passenger drop-off and pick-up area — the “kiss ‘n’ ride”.

Read Transit Toronto’s June 14, 2013 post for more information.

Construction on the covered walkway continues until March.

Main Street Milton overpass

The Town is restricting traffic to just one lane in each direction during construction of an overpass across the railway tracks east of Ontario Street.

The work may delay passengers traveling on GO Transit buses operating along the 21 Milton / Toronto and 27 Milton / North York routes and Milton Transit buses operating along the 1 Steeles / Martin, 2 Main and 5 Yates routes.

Read Transit Toronto’s April 12, 2012 post for more information.

Pinedale Drive Burlington

Burlington Transit is detouring operating along the 4 Central, 40A Pinedale / Hampton Heath and 40B Hampton Heath / Pinedale routes during watermain construction. It’s also operating temporary Dial-a-Ride service to replace regular transit service along Pinedale.

Read Transit Toronto’s June 25 post for more information.

Detours continue until December.

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Region of Peel

Mississauga Transitway

The City of Mississauga continues to work on its project to build a bus rapid transit line through central Mississauga.


Construction delays traffic on Eglinton Avenue East, so MiWay is detouring buses operating along the 7 Airport, 35 / 35A Eglinton and 87 Meadowvale - Skymark routes.

Read Transit Toronto’s June 1, 2013 post for more information.


Construction also blocks Spectrum Way north of Eglinton Avenue East.

MiWay is detouring MiLocal buses operating along the 7 Airport route and adjusting service for MiExpress buses operating along the 107 Malton express route during construction related to the Mississauga Transitway.

Read Transit Toronto’s April 10 post for more information.

Hanlan water project

Construction on Lakeshore Road delays MiWay service along the 23 Lakeshore route.

Read Transit Toronto’s July 29, 2013 post for more information.

Countryside Drive Brampton

The City of Brampton has closed the street between Moldovan Drive and Torbram Road North during road and sewer construction

Brampton Transit is detouring buses operating along the 14 Torbram route during this phase of the project. Buses operating along the 12 Grenoble route have resumed regular service.

Read Transit Toronto’s June 6 post for more information.

Construction and detours continue until November 28.

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Region of York

Subway extension to Vaughan — Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Station

Subway construction blocks traffic lanes between Interchange Way / Edgeley Boulevard and Jane Street, near the site of the future Vaughan Metropolitan Centre Station.

YRT passengers riding buses operating along the 77 Highway 7 / Centre route and Brampton Transit passengers riding buses operating along the 501 Züm Queen route should expect detours or delays.

Read Transit Toronto’s January 14, 2012 post for more information.

Markham Stouffville Hospital

YRT is detouring buses operating along the 9 Ninth Line and 18 Bur Oak routes during long-term construction at the hospital.

Read Transit Toronto’s November 25, 2010 post for more information.

Main Street South Markham

The TTC is detouring buses operating along the 102D Markham Rd. route during bridge reconstruction.

Read Transit Toronto’s June 26 post for more information.

Construction continues until December 31.

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