New Eglinton Garage

Text by Godfrey Mallion

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The New Eglinton Garage, located on Comstock Road, between Pharmacy Avenue and Warden Avenue, opened on March 31, 2002 (replacing Danforth and Old Eglinton Garage --jb).

The garage has 2 wash racks, 2 fueling stations, a UWE heating system for buses stored outdoors, 14 40-foot repair hoists, and 4 inspection pit stations. Originally, 279 buses were GMC - T6H5307N, MCI - TC 40102N, OBI - ORION V, and NFLYER LF vehicles.

As of September 1, 2014 Eglinton Division operates these routes:


Roster

Class

Fleet Numbers

Year

Qty.

Length

Power

Notes

Orion VII

#7400

2002

1

40 feet

Diesel

Pilot bus, had black skirts

Orion VII

#7401-#7499

2003

99

40 feet

Diesel

Most buses have black skirts

Orion VII

#7500-#7619

2004

120

40 feet

Diesel

Most buses have black skirts

Orion VII

#7620-#7681

2004-5

62

40 feet

Diesel


Eglinton (Comstock) 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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