Yorkdale crane operation affects TTC buses, February 5



The management of Yorkdale (mall) is closing

  • the southern part of Yorkdale Road

starting at 6 a.m. tomorrow, Tuesday, February 5 to allow contractors to operate a crane on the roadway.

The TTC is detouring buses operating along the 47B Lansdowne via Caledonia and Bridgeland and 47C Lansdowne via Caledonia and Orfus branches of the 47 Lansdowne route.

Crane operations continue until 6 p.m.

47 Lansdowne via Caledonia and Bridgeland

From 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. Tuesday, February 5, southbound buses start their trips in the Yorkdale GO Bus Terminal, then proceed:

north- and westward along Yorkdale Road to Dufferin Street,
resuming their regular route westward along Bridgeland.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yorkdale Road at Yorkdale’s south plaza.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Yorkdale Road beside the GO Terminal, but loop through the terminal before starting their southbound detour.

47C Lansdowne via Caledonia and Orfus

From 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. Tuesday, February 5, southbound buses start their trips in the Yorkdale GO Bus Terminal, then proceed:

north- and westward along Yorkdale Road; and then
southward along Dufferin Street to Yorkdale Road [south],
resuming their regular route southward along Dufferin.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yorkdale Road at Yorkdale’s south plaza.

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

  • on Dufferin Street at Jane Osler Boulevard.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Yorkdale Road beside the GO Terminal, but loop through the terminal before starting their southbound detour.