Weekend events affect transit services, June 8, 9, 10



Special events in Ajax, Brampton, Burlington, the Georgetown area of Halton Hills, the Lindsay area of Kawartha Lakes, Oshawa, Richmond Hill and Toronto affect transit services this weekend.


The events affect these routes:

Durham Region Transit291 Ajax community bus, 402 King, 410 Olive / Harmony, 411 Grandview, 412 Adelaide.

Brampton Transit5 Bovaird, 17 Howden, 18 Dixie, 19 Fernforest, 23 Sandalwood, 24 Van Kirk.

Burlington Transit10 New / Maple.

GO Transit31 Guelph / Georgetown / Toronto, 90 Newcastle / Oshawa, 94 Oshawa / Yorkdale.

Lindsay TransitGreen.

Toronto Transit Commission6 Bay, 29 Dufferin, 47 Lansdowne, 63 Ossington, 72A Pape via Commissioners, 72B Pape via Commissioners & Cherry Beach, 94 Wellesley, 122 Graydon Hall, 300 Bloor - Danforth overnight, 501 Queen, 504 King, 505 Dundas, 506 Carlton.

York Region TransitViva blue, 89A Trench, 99 Yonge.


The Friday, June 8 event affecting transit services is: Woofstock.

The Saturday, June 9 events affecting transit services are: the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer; the Georgetown Farmers Market; the Heritage Village Festival; the Lindsay Farmers Market; the Pickering Village Jam; Portugal Day Parade; and Woofstock.

The Sunday, June 10 events affecting transit services are: the Annex Festival on Bloor; Car Free Sunday; the Doggpound 5K Run; the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer; the Pickering Village Jam; Nicola’s Kids Triathlon; Pride Durham Parade; the Sikh Martyrdom Parade; the Telus Walk to Cure Diabetes; the Toronto Challenge; and Woofstock.


Ajax


Pickering Village Jam

The Town of Ajax is closing

  • Old Kingston Road

Friday evening and all day Saturday and Sunday to accommodate the Pickering Village Business Improvement Area’s festival of jazz, art and music.

Durham Region Transit is detouring buses while the road is closed.

291 Ajax community bus

All day Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Kingston Road West and Old Kingston Road, then detour:

westward along Kingston West to Elizabeth Street,
resuming their regular route westward along Kingston.

Westbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at a temporary stop

  • on Kingston Road West at Elizabeth Street. (GO Transit stop).

Brampton


Brampton events include: the Doggpound 5K Run (June 10) and the Sikh Martyrdom Parade (June 10).


DoggPound 5K Run

The City of Brampton is closing

  • Van Kirk Drive between the north intersection of Regan Drive and Bovaird Drive West

Sunday morning to accommodate the 5K road race, supporting Pancreatic Cancer Canada.

Brampton Transit is detouring buses during the event.

24 Van Kirk

From 9:30 until 11:30 a.m. Sunday, June 10, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Van Kirk Drive and Regan Road [north], then detour:

west- and southbound along Regan;
westward along Lowry Drive;
southward along McLaughlin Road North; and then
eastward along Bovaird Drive West to Royal Orchard Drive,
resuming their regular route southward along Royal Orchard.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Van Kirk Drive across from #111 and #105 Van Kirk, north of the railway tracks, at Regan Road [south] and across from Canam Court [south].

Instead, southbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on McLaughlin Road North at Marycroft Court and
  • on Bovaird Drive West east of McLaughlin Road South and at Royal Orchard Drive.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Royal Orchard Drive at Bovaird Avenue West,
  • on Van Kirk Drive at Canam Crescent [north], north of the railway tracks, beside #105 and #111 Van Kirk and across from Regan Road [north]

Instead, northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Bovaird Drive West west of Van Kirk Drive and at McLaughlin Road North,
  • on McLaughlin Road North across from Marycroft Court and at Lowry Drive.

You can view a map of the detour routing here. (.pdf)


Sikh Martydom Parade

The Region of Peel and the City of Brampton are closing

  • Dixie Road North (Regional Road 4) between Sandalwood Parkway East and Bovaird Drive East

Sunday afternoon during the annual procession.

The City is also closing

  • eastbound lanes of Sandalwood Parkway East (although two-way traffic continues) and
  • westbound lanes of Bovaird Drive East (although two-way traffic continues)

during the event.

It’s also restricting

  • Great Lakes Boulevard between Sandalwood Parkway West and Bovaird Drive West

only to bus traffic during the event.

Participants start from the Guru Nanak Mission (Peter Robertson Gurdwara), at 585 Peter Robertson Boulevard, then proceed:

eastward along Peter Robinson;
southward along Dixie Road North**
westward along Bovaird Drive East;
northward along Great Lakes Boulevard;
eastward along Sandalwood Parkway East;
southward along Dixie North; and then
westward along Peter Robinson to the gurdwara,
ending their march.

You can view a map of the procession here. (.pdf)

The procession affects Brampton Transit services.

5 Bovaird

From 1 until 4:30 p.m. Sunday, June 10, expect delays as participants proceed along Bovaird Drive East between Dixie Road North and Great Lakes Drive.

18 Dixie

From 1 until 4:30 p.m. Sunday, June 10, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Fernforest Drive and Sandalwood Parkway East, then detour:

southward along Fernforest; and then
westward along Bovaird Drive East to Dixie Road North,
resuming their regular route southward along Dixie North.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Sandalwood Parkway East east of Fernforest Drive and across from Springtown Trail and
  • on Dixie Road North south of Sandalwood Parkway East, across from Springtown Trail, north of Peter Robinson Boulevard and Bovaird Drive East.

Instead southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Fernforest Drive at Hollybush Street, south of Rainforest Drive, at Black Oak Drive, south of Bobcat Street, across from Kimberley Crescent [south] and at Softneedle Avenue and
  • on Bovaird Drive East west of Fernforest Drive.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Dixie Road North and Bovaird Drive East, then detour:

eastward along Bovaird East;
northward along Fernforest Drive; and then
westward along Sandalwood Parkway East to Dixie North,
resuming their regular route northward along Dixie.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Dixie Road North north of Bovaird Drive East, south of Peter Robinson Boulevard, at Peter Robinson Boulevard, north of Peter Robinson Boulevard, south of Springtown Trail and at Springtown Trail and Sandalwood Parkway East.

Instead, northbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Fernforest Drive north of Homewood Street and Peter Robinson Boulevard, at Hackberry Gate, north of Black Forest Drive, Deerglen Gate and Sprucelands Street and
  • on Bovaird Drive East west of Fernforest Drive.

You can view a map of the detour route here. (.pdf)

19 Fernforest

From 1 until 4:30 p.m. Sunday, June 10, expect delays as participants march along Great Lakes Boulevard between Trinity Common and Sandalwood Parkway East and Sandalwood East between Great Lakes and Dixie Road North.

17 Howden

From 1 until 4:30 p.m. Sunday, June 10, expect delays as participants march along Great Lakes Boulevard between Bovaird Drive East and Trinity Common.

23 Sandalwood

From 1 until 4:30 p.m. Sunday, June 10, expect delays as participants march along Great Lakes Boulevard between Trinity Common and Sandalwood Parkway East and Sandalwood East between Great Lakes and Dixie Road North.


Burlington


Car Free Sunday

The City of Burlington is closing

  • Appleby Line, full road, between Fairview and New Streets and
  • Fairview Street, eastbound curb lane, between Appleby Line and Sherwood Forest park

Sunday afternoon and early evening to accommodate the pilot project to help reclaim the city’s streets.

Burlington Transit is detouring buses during the event.

10 New / Maple

From about 1:30 until 7 p.m. Sunday, June 10, buses leaving Appleby GO Station operate along their regular route to Fairview Street and Appleby Line, then detour:

westward along Fairview;
southward along Inverary Road;
east- and southward along Longmoor Drive;
southward along Shannon Crescent; and then
eastward along New Street to Appleby Line,
resuming their regular route southward along Appleby.

Buses leaving Appleby GO Station skip their regular stops

  • on Appleby Line beside #676 Appleby, at Bennett Road, Longmoor Drive and New Street.

Instead, buses leaving Appleby GO drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Fairview Street beside #750 Appleby Line and west of #4445 Fairview,
  • on Longmoor Drive across from Bennett Road and south of Tipperary Avenue and
  • on New Street beside #4428 New and at Appleby Line.

Buses heading toward Appleby GO Station reverse the detour routing.

Buses heading toward Appleby GO Station skip their regular stops

  • on Appleby Line north of New Street and Pinedale Avenue, at Sheraton Road and across from #676 Appleby and
  • on Fairview Street east of Appleby Line.

Instead, buses heading toward Appleby GO drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on New Street at Shannon Crescent,
  • on Longmoor Drive across from Shannon Crescent and at Bennett Road and
  • on Fairview Street east of Taylor Crescent [west and east].

Georgetown


Georgetown Farmers Market

Saturday mornings from June 9 until October 20, the Town of Halton Hills is closing

  • Main Street South Georgetown between James and Church Streets

to accommodate the Georgetown Central Business Improvement Area’s weekly market.

GO Transit is detouring bus service during the weekly market.

31 Guelph / Georgetown / Toronto

From 6:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, June 9, eastbound buses from Guelph operate along their regular route to Main and Guelph Streets (Provincial Highway 7) and then proceed:

southeastward along Guelph to Mill Street,
resuming their regular route southwestward along Guelph.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Main Street South opposite Cross Street and at Wesleyan Street and
  • on Mill Street at Guelph Street.

Westbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Mill Street south of Guelph Street and
  • on Main Street South opposite Wesleyan Street and at Cross Street.

Buses that usually start or end their trips at Georgetown operate to and from the Georgetown GO Station, instead of Main Street South and Wesleyan Street, and do not travel through downtown Georgetown. The buses leave the GO station at the same time as usual, according to their regular schedule.


Halton Hills

See Georgetown.


Kawartha Lakes

See Lindsay.


Lindsay

Lindsay Farmers Market

Saturday mornings from May 6 until October 27, the City of Kawartha Lakes is closing

  • Victoria Avenue North between Peel Street and Kent Street West

during the weekly market.

Lindsay Transit is detouring buses to accommodate the event.

Green route

From 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, June 9, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Victoria Avenue North and Peel Street, then detour:

eastward along Peel Street;
southward along Cambridge Street North; and then
westward along Kent Street West to Victoria Avenue North,
resuming their regular route westward along Kent West.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route.


Oshawa


Pride Durham parade

The Region of Durham and City of Oshawa are closing

  • King Street West (Regional Highway 2) between Gibbons Street and Park Road South,
  • Park Road South (Regional Road 54) between King Street West and John Street West / Elmgrove Avenue and
  • Elmgrove Avenue between Park Road South and the Oshawa Centre

Sunday afternoon to accommodate the annual parade.

The event affects Durham Region Transit and GO Transit services.

Durham Region Transit
412 Adelaide

DRT has not announced detours, but from 1 until 3 p.m. Sunday, June 10, passengers should expect detours and delays as the parade proceeds along Park Road South and Elmgrove Avenue.

411 Grandview
402 King

DRT has not announced detours, but from 1 until 3 p.m. Sunday, June 10, passengers should expect detours and delays as the parade proceeds along King Street West.

410 Olive / Harmony

DRT has not announced detours, but from 1 until 3 p.m. Sunday, June 10, passengers should expect detours and delays as the parade proceeds along Elmgrove Avenue.

GO Transit
90 Newcastle / Oshawa

The parade does not affect westbound buses.

From noon until 3 p.m. Sunday, June 10, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Stevenson Road South and King Street West, then detour:

northward along Stevenson Road North;
eastward along Adelaide Avenues West and East; and then
southward along Mary Street North to King Street East,
resuming their regular route eastward along King East.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on King Street West east of Grenfell Street and Park Road South and at Centre Street South and
  • on King Street East east of Simcoe Street South.
94 Oshawa / Yorkdale

From noon until 3 p.m. Sunday, June 10, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Centre Street North and King Street West, then detour:

eastward along King Street East;
northward along Simcoe Street North; and then
westward along Bond Street West to Park Road North,
resuming their regular route westward along Bond Street West.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Centre Street South south of King Street West and across from Metcalfe Street,
  • on John Street West at Nassau Street and
  • on Park Road South north of John Street West and at King Street West.

Instead, westbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Bond Street West at Centre Street North and at Arena Drive.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route to King Street West and Stevenson Road, then detour:

northward along Stevenson Road North;
eastward along Adelaide Avenue West and East;
southward along Centre Street North to King West,
resuming their regular route southward along Centre Street South.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on King Street West east of Grenfell Street and Park Road South and at Centre Street South.

Richmond Hill


Heritage Village Festival

The Region of York and the Town of Richmond Hill are closing

  • Yonge Street (Regional Road 1) between Crosby Avenue and Major Mackenzie Drive

all day Saturday to accommodate the annual festival of international culture.

York Region Transit is detouring buses during the event.

89A Trench

From 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. Saturday, June 9, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge Street and Benson Avenue, then detour:

westward along Benson Avenue; and then
southward along Hall Street to Mill Street,
resuming their regular route westward along Mill.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Dunlop Street west of Pugsley Avenue and at Yonge Street,
  • on Yonge Street north of Dunlop Street and
  • on Wright Street at Hall Street.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Hall Street at Wright Street,
  • on Wright Street at Yonge Street,
  • on Dunlop Street west of Church and
  • on Pugsley Avenue at Crosby Avenue.
Viva blue

From 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. Saturday, June 9, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge Street and Elgin Mills Road, then detour:

westward along Elgin Mills;
southward along Newkirk Road; and then
eastward along Major Mackenzie Drive to Yonge,
resuming their regular route southward along Yonge.

Southbound buses skip the Crosby vivastation.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip the Crosby vivastation.

99 Yonge

From 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. Saturday, June 9, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge Street and Crosby Avenue, then detour:

eastward along Crosby;
southward along Pugsley Avenue; and then
westward along Major Mackenzie Drive East to Yonge Street,
resuming their regular route southward along Yonge.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yonge Street south of Crosby Avenue, at Wright Street, south of Centre Street and south of Arnold Crescent.

Instead, southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Crosby Avenue at Pugsley Avenue,
  • on Pugsley Avenue at Roseview Avenue and
  • on Major Mackenzie Drive East at Baker Avenue.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yonge Street at Lorne Avenue and north of Centre and Dunlop Streets.

Instead, northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Major Mackenzie Drive East at Baker Avenue and
  • on Pugsley Avenue at Dunsmore Crescent (north) and Crosby Avenue.

Toronto


Toronto events affecting transit services include: the Annex Festival on Bloor (June 10); the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer (June 9 and 10); Nicola’s Kids Triathlon (June 10); Portugal Day Parade (June 9); the Telus Walk to Cure Diabetes (June 10); the Toronto Challenge (June 10); and Woofstock (June 8, 9 and 10).


Annex Festival on Bloor

The City of Toronto is closing

  • Bloor Street West from Bathurst Street to Spadina Road

Sunday morning and afternoon

to accommodate the Bloor - Annex Business Improvement Area and Miles Nadel Jewish Community Centre annual street festival.

The event affects TTC service.

300 Bloor - Danforth overnight

(The TTC has not confirmed this detour information. This post describes how it detoured buses in 2011 during this event.)

After 7 a.m. Sunday, June 10, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Bloor Street West and Spadina Avenue, then detour:

southward along Bathurst;
eastward along Harbord Street; and then
northward along Spadina Avenue to Bloor West,
resuming their regular route eastward along Bloor.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Bloor Street West at Brunswick and Spadina Avenues.

Westbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Bloor Street West at Brunswick Avenue and Bathurst Street.

Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer

Exhibition Place is closing

  • Princes’ Boulevard between Ontario Drive and Strachan Avenue

early Saturday morning.

Exhibition Place is also closing many streets to motor vehicles most of Sunday to accommodate the inbound and outbound trips for the ride and the Telus Walk for Diabetes.

The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer benefits The Campbell Family Cancer Research Institute at the Princess Margaret Hospital.

29 Dufferin

From 5:30 until 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 9, southbound buses serving the 29D branch to Princes’ Gate operate along their regular route.

Northbound buses start their trips in the Princes’ Gate loop, as usual, then proceed:

northward along Canada Drive; and then
westward along Manitoba Drive to Nova Scotia Avenue,
resuming their regular route westward along Manitoba.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Princes’ Boulevard beside the Direct Energy Centre and
  • on Nunuvut Road north of Princes’ Boulevard.

From 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Sunday, June 10, all buses start and end their trips at the Dufferin Gate Loop. Buses do not serve the 29D branch to the Princes’ Gate.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Saskatchewan Road east of Dufferin Street,
  • on Manitoba Drive east of Saskatchewan Road, at Nova Scotia Avenue and across from Exhibition Loop and
  • in Princes’ Gate Loop.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • in Princes’ Gate Loop,
  • on Princes’ Boulevard beside the Direct Energy Centre,
  • on Nunuvut Road north of Princes’ Boulevard,
  • on Manitoba Drive west of Nova Scotia Avenue and
  • on Saskatchewan Road west of Manitoba Drive and at Dufferin Street.

The Portugal Day Parade also affects service along this route Saturday, June 9.


Nicola’s Kids Triathlon

The City of Toronto is closing

  • Duncan Mill Road between Valleybrook Drive and Lesmill Road and
  • Lesmill Road between Duncan Mill Road and Valleybrook Drive

Sunday morning, afternoon and early evening to accommodate the event, which supports the Sick Kids Foundation and research into marrow failure and myelodysplasia at the Hospital for Sick Children.

The TTC is detouring buses during the event.

122 Graydon Hall

From about 10 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. Sunday, June 10, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Graydon Hall Drive and Don Mills Road, then detour

southward along Don Mills Road; and then
westward along York Mills Road to Lesmill Road,
resuming their regular route westward along York Mills.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Duncan Mill Road west of Don Mills Road, beside #240 Duncan Mill, across from Valleybrook Drive, beside #160 Duncan Mill and at Lesmill Road and
  • on Lesmill Road beside #100 Lesmill, across from Valleybrook Drive, beside #24 Lesmill and at York Mills Road.

Instead, westbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Don Mills Road south of Duncan Mill Road and Moatfield Drive and at York Mills Road and
  • on York Mills Road beside #900 York Mills.

Eastbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Lesmill Road north of York Mills Road, beside #23 Lesmill, north of Valleybrook Drive, beside #75 Lesmill, at Duncan Mill Road and
  • on Duncan Mill Road beside #101 Duncan Mill, at Valleybrook Drive, beside #255 Duncan Mill and at Don Mills Road.

Instead, eastbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on York Mills Road at Upjohn Road and
  • on Don Mills Road across from Moatfield Drive and at Graydon Hall Drive.

Portugal Day Parade

The City of Toronto is closing

  • Dundas Street West between Lansdowne Avenue and Gore Vale Avenue and
  • Lansdowne Avenue between Bloor Street West and College Street

Saturday morning and early afternoon to accommodate the annual parade.

The event affects TTC service.

506 Carlton

From about 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., Saturday, June 9, expect delays as the parade passes along Lansdowne Avenue at College Street. Toronto Police Service officers will allow streetcars through gaps in the parade. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

The Toronto Challenge may also affect service along this route Sunday, June 10.

29 Dufferin

From about 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, June 9, expect delays as the parade passes along Dundas Street West at Dufferin Street. Toronto Police Service officers will allow buses through gaps in the parade. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer and the Telus Walk to Cure Diabetes also affect service along this route Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10.

505 Dundas

After 8 a.m. Saturday, June 9, eastbound cars operate along their regular route to Dundas Street West and College Street, then detour:

eastward along College Street; and then
southward along Ossington Avenue to Dundas West,
resuming their regular route eastward along Dundas.

Eastbound cars skip their regular stops

  • on Dundas Street West at Lansdowne, Brock and Sheridan Avenues, Dufferin Street, Gladstone Avenue, Lisgar Street, Dovercourt Road and Ossington Avenue.

Instead, eastbound cars drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on College Street at Lansdowne and Brock Avenues, Dufferin Street, Rusholme and Dovercourt Roads and Ossington Avenue.

Westbound cars reverse the detour routing.

Westbound cars skip their regular stops

  • on Dundas Street West at Dovercourt and Rusholme Roads, Gladstone Avenue, Dufferin Street, Sheridan, Brock and Lansdowne Avenues.

Instead, westbound cars drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on College Street at Dovercourt Road, Havelock and Dufferin Streets and Brock and Lansdowne Avenues.

After about 11 a.m. Saturday, June 9, expect delays as the parade passes along Lansdowne Avenue at College Street. Toronto Police Service officers will allow streetcars through gaps in the parade. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

After the parade blocks Dundas Street West and Ossington Avenue, eastbound cars start their trips at Bathurst Station, then proceed:

southward along Bathurst Street to Dundas Street West,
resuming their regular route eastward along Dundas West.

Eastbound cars skip their regular stops

  • in Dundas West Station terminal, - on Dundas Street West east of Roncesvalles Avenue, at Howard Park and Sorauren Avenues, across from Sterling Road and St. Helen’s Avenue, at Lansdowne, Brock and Sheridan Avenues, Dufferin Street, Gladstone Avenue, Lisgar Street, Dovercourt Road, Ossington Avenue, Shaw Street, across from Grace Street, at Gore Vale and Euclid Avenues and at Bathurst Street.

Instead, eastbound cars drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • in Bathurst Station terminal,
  • on Bathurst Street at Bloor Street West, Harbord, Ulster and College Streets, across from Nassau Street and at Dundas Street West.

Westbound cars reverse the detour routing.

Westbound cars skip their regular stops

  • on Dundas Street West at Euclid Avenue, Grace and Crawford Streets, Ossington Avenue, Dovercourt and Rusholme Roads, Gladstone Avenue, Dufferin Street, Sheridan, Brock and Lansdowne Avenues, Sterling Road, across from Sorauren Avenue, at Morrow Avenue, across from Roncesvalles Avenue and at Bloor Street West.

Instead, westbound cars drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Bathurst Street at Nassau, College, Ulster, Harbord and Lennox Streets and Bloor Street West and - in Bathurst Station terminal.

The Toronto Challenge may also affect service along this route Sunday, June 10.

47 Lansdowne

From about 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, June 0, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Lansdowne Avenue and Bloor Street West, then detour:

westward along Bloor Street West; and then
southeastward along Dundas Street West to Lansdowne,
resuming their regular route southward along Lansdowne.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Lansdowne Avenue beside #422 Lansdowne, at Whytock Avenue, College Street and Dundas Street West.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Lansdowne Avenue and Dundas Street West, then detour:

northwestward along Dundas;
northward along Sterling Road;
eastward along Bloor Street West to Lansdowne,
resuming their regular route northward along Lansdowne.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Lansdowne Avenue at College Street, across from Whytock Avenue, beside #533 Lansdowne and at Bloor Street West.
63 Ossington

From about 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, June 9, expect delays as the parade passes along Dundas Street West at Ossington Avenue. Toronto Police Service officers will allow buses through gaps in the parade. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.


Telus Walk to Cure Diabetes

Participants walk through Exhibition Place on Sunday morning to support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

The event affects TTC service.

29 Dufferin

From 9 a.m. until noon on Sunday, June 12, all buses start and end their trips at the Dufferin Gate Loop. Buses do not serve the 29B (to Ontario Place) or the 29D (to the Princes’ Gate) branches.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Saskatchewan Road east of Dufferin Street,
  • on Manitoba Drive east of Saskatchewan Road, at Nova Scotia Avenue and across from Exhibition Loop and
  • in Princes’ Gate Loop.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • in Princes’ Gate Loop,
  • on Princes’ Boulevard beside the Direct Energy Centre,
  • on Nunuvut Road north of Princes’ Boulevard,
  • on Manitoba Drive west of Nova Scotia Avenue and
  • on Saskatchewan Road west of Manitoba Drive and at Dufferin Street.

The Portugal Day Parade also affects service along this route Saturday, June 9. The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer also affects service along this route Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10.


Toronto Challenge

The City of Toronto is closing

  • Wellington Street West, full road, between John Street and University Avenue,
  • University Avenue, northbound lanes, between Wellington Street West and College Street,
  • Queen’s Park and Queen’s Park Crescent East, northbound lanes, between College Street and Wellesley Street West,
  • Wellesley Street West, single eastbound curb lane, between Queen’s Park Crescent East and Bay Street,
  • Bay Street, single southbound curb lane, between Wellesley and Wellington Streets West and
  • Wellington Street West, single westbound curb lane, between Bay Street and University Avenue

Sunday morning to accommodate the annual walk and run to support the City’s Long-Term Care Homes and Services Division.

The event may affect TTC services.

6 Bay

From about 9:30 until 10:45 a.m. Sunday, June 10, expect delays southbound, as the participants pass along Bay Street between Wellesley and Wellington Streets West. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

506 Carlton

From about 9:30 until 10:45 a.m. Sunday, June 10, expect delays, as the participants pass along University Avenue / Queen’s Park and Bay Street at College Street. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

The Portugal Day Parade also affects service along this route Saturday, June 9.

505 Dundas

From about 9:30 until 10:45 a.m. Sunday, June 10, expect delays, as the participants pass along University and Bay Street at Dundas Street West. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

The Portugal Day Parade also affects service along this route Saturday, June 9.

504 King

From about 9:30 until 10:45 a.m. Sunday, June 10, expect delays, as the participants pass along University and Bay Street at King Street West. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

501 Queen

From about 9:30 until 10:45 a.m. Sunday, June 10, expect delays, as the participants pass along University and Bay Street at Queen Street West. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

94 Wellesley

From about 9:30 until 10:45 a.m. Sunday, June 10, expect delays, as the participants pass along Wellesley Street West between Queen’s Park Crescent East and Bay Street. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.


Woofstock

The City of Toronto is closing

  • Front Street East between Jarvis and Yonge Streets,
  • Scott Street between Wellington and Front Streets East and
  • Church Street between Colborne Street and The Esplanade

and other streets near St. Lawrence Market Friday evening and all day Saturday and Sunday to accommodate the outdoor festival for dogs.

The TTC is detouring buses during the event.

72A Pape via Commissioners
72B Pape via Commissioners & Cherry Beach

From 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 8 until 11:59 p.m. Sunday, June 10, westbound buses operate along their regular route to The Esplanade and Lower Jarvis Street, then detour:

northward along Lower Jarvis and Jarvis Streets;
westward along King Streets East and West;
southward along Simcoe Street; and then
westward along Front Street West to the regular stop at Bay Street,
ending their trips.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on The Esplanade west of Market Street and at Church and Scott Streets and
  • on Bay Street south of Wellington Street West.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Front and Yonge Streets, then detour:

northward along Yonge;
eastward along King Street East; and then
southward along Jarvis and Lower Jarvis Streets to The Esplanade,
resuming their regular route eastward along The Esplanade.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Front Street West at Yonge Street,
  • on Scott Street at The Esplanade and
  • on The Esplanade at Church and Market Streets.

Inbound buses operate toward downtown.

Outbound buses operate away from downtown.