The TTC is hosting an open house at its Harvey and Duncan Shops, in the Hillcrest Complex, 1138 Bathurst Street, south of Davenport Road, tomorrow Saturday, September 13 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. All proceeds from the event support the United Way Toronto. Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for children.
The TTC established Harvey Shop in 1923. It is the major maintenance facility for the streetcar fleet and manufactures components for subway cars and buses. At Duncan Shop, the TTC overhauls major components of its bus fleet.
Volunteers will provide guided tours and two vintage Presidents’ Conference Committee (PCC) streetcars will operate between Bathurst Station and Hillcrest for those taking transit to the event.