Service changes for October 15, 2006

Service Changes for September 2006

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Service Changes for November 2006

192 Airport Rocket

Schedule change - Effective Monday, October 16, 2006

  • The time of the second northbound trip in the mornings, from Monday to Saturday, will be changed to provide more evenly-spaced departure times.

Trip times - Monday to Saturday

  • First northbound trip departs from Kipling Station at 5:20 a.m.

  • Second northbound trip departs from Kipling Station at 5:50 a.m.

23 Dawes

Service increase - Effective Saturday, October 21, 2006

  • A new later northbound trip will be operated late on Saturday nights, departing from Main Street Station at 1:45 a.m. (early Sunday morning).

15 Evans

Service increase - Effective Monday, October 16, 2006

  • A new earlier southbound/westbound trip will be operated in the early morning from Monday to Friday, departing from Royal York Station at 6:00 a.m.

33 Forest Hill

Routing change - After Monday, October 16, 2006

  • The north end on-street loop of the 33 FOREST HILL route will be changed for a trial period. Buses will turn around on a new counter-clockwise on-street loop via Eglinton Avenue, Chaplin Crescent, Roselawn Avenue, Bathurst Street, and Eglinton Avenue. The service at all times will be changed from every 20 minutes to every 30 minutes. Service will be removed from Elderwood Drive and Vesta Drive.

509 Harbourfront

Seasonal service change - Effective Sunday, October 15, 2006

  • Service will return to spring/fall levels, to match seasonal ridership changes along Harbourfront. Late evening service will be eliminated for the fall and winter. Streetcars will run every seven to nine minutes in the peak periods, and every 13 to 20 minutes at other times.

191 Highway 27 Rocket

Schedule change - Effective Monday, October 16, 2006

  • The time of the first Monday-Friday northbound trip from Kipling Station will be changed to 6:12 a.m., to provide better connections from the first subway train arrival, at 6:10 a.m.

504 King

Service increase - Effective Sunday, October 15, 2006

  • Service will be increased in the late evening from Monday to Friday, the evening on Saturdays, and the early evening on Sundays and holidays, to reduce crowding.

  • During the late evening from Monday to Friday, the service will be improved from every 10 minutes to every 9 minutes.

  • During the evening on Saturdays, the service will be improved from every 10 minutes 30 seconds to every 9 minutes 30 seconds.

  • During the early evening on Sundays and holidays, the service will be improved from every 14 minutes to every 12 minutes.

102 Markham Rd

Service increase - Effective Sunday, October 15, 2006

  • Service will be increased in the midday and afternoon peak period from Monday to Friday, and the afternoon on Sundays and holidays, to reduce crowding.

  • During the midday from Monday to Friday, the combined service south of Progress Avenue will be improved from every 9 minutes to every 7 minutes 30 seconds. Service between Progress Avenue and Passmore Avenue will be improved from every 18 minutes to every 15 minutes. The service north of Steeles Avenue operated under contract to York Region Transit will change from every 51 minutes to every 60 minutes.

  • During the afternoon peak period from Monday to Friday, the combined service south of Progress Avenue will be improved from every 6 minutes 30 seconds to every 6 minutes. Service between Progress Avenue and Passmore Avenue will change from every 13 minutes to every 12 minutes. The service north of Steeles Avenue operated under contract to York Region Transit will change from every 26 minutes to every 24 minutes.

  • During the afternoon on Sundays and holidays, the combined service south of McNicoll Avenue will be improved from every 17 minutes to every 15 min, and the service north of Steeles Avenue operated under contract to York Region Transit will change from every 51 minutes to every 60 minutes.

73 Royal YorK

Service increase - Effective Monday, October 16, 2006

  • A new earlier northbound trip will be operated in the early morning from Monday to Friday. The times of the following two trips will also be adjusted, to provide evenly-spaced departure times.

Trip details

  • New northbound “73 To Humberline via Albion Rd” trip from Royal York Station at 5:10 a.m.

  • The next northbound trips from Royal York Station depart at 5:22 a.m., 5:34 a.m. and 5:46 a.m.

86 Scarborough

Seasonal service change - Effective Tuesday, October 10, 2006

  • The hours of service to the Toronto Zoo will be changed to match the earlier fall closing time of the zoo. The last trip to Kennedy Station will leave the zoo at 5:32 p.m. from Monday to Friday. This change will begin on Tuesday, October 10, 2006.

79 Scarlett Rd

Service reliability improvement - Effective Monday, October 16, 2006

  • Additional time will be added to the schedules from Monday to Friday, in order to operate a more-reliable service. During the midday there will be no change to the service levels, but specific trip times will be changed. During the afternoon peak period, the service will be improved every 7 minutes 15 seconds to every 7 minutes. During the early evening, the service will change from every 12 minutes to every 15 minutes.

85 Sheppard East

Seasonal service change - Effective Sunday, October 15, 2006

  • The hours of service to the Toronto Zoo will be changed to match the earlier fall closing time of the zoo. The last trips to Don Mills Station and Rouge Hill GO Station will leave the zoo at approximately 5:30 p.m.

84 Sheppard West

Schedule change - Effective Monday, October 16, 2006

  • The times of the three eastbound trips in the early morning from Monday to Friday will be changed to provide a more evenly-spaced service.

165 Weston Rd North

Seasonal service ends - Effective Sunday, October 8, 2006

  • The seasonal service to Canada's Wonderland on the 165A WESTON RD NORTH (York Mills Station-Wonderland) route will end. The last day of service will be Sunday, October 8, 2006. There will be no change to service levels south of Major Mackenzie Drive, although some specific trip times will change.