Queensway Garage

Text by Godfrey Mallion
Revised by Jelo Gutierrez Cantos

Queensway Garage, the TTC's sixth garage, is located on Evans Avenue in Etobicoke. The facility opened on January 23, 1966, replacing the aging Parkdale Garage. Queensway's 125,000 square foot facility has 1 wash rack, 1 diesel fueling station, and 14 40-foot hoists for its' 170 buses.

Queensway Division operates these routes as of September 1, 2013:


Roster

Class

Fleet Numbers

Year

Qty.

Length

Power

Notes

New Flyer D40LF

#7300-#7307, #7309-#7350

1998-9

50

40 feet

Diesel

So far only #7308 retired after fire. Some buses are fitted with Luminator Horizon signs.

Orion VII

#7907, #7909, #7926, #7933, #7937, #7941, #7944, #7945, #7948, #7952, #7954-#7979

2006

36

40 feet

Diesel

Currently undergoing rebuild.

Orion VII

#8000-#8099

2007

100

40 feet

Diesel

#8000-#8011 are fitted with luggage racks for the 192 AIRPORT ROCKET service.


Queensway Garage Image Archive


Sources

  • Boutilier, Robert, Bus Maintenance and Shops - 1999 Insider's Guide
  • The Coupler, TTC Employee Magazine, various issues

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