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Weekend events affect transit services,
June 19, 20, 21, 22



The hills (and streets) are alive with the sound of music — and the taste of Italian cuisine — this weekend. Burlington’s Sound of Music Festival and Toronto’s Taste of Little Italy top the list of special events affecting transit services.

These events and others affect services in: Brampton; Burlington; the Georgetown area of Halton Hills; Kitchener; the Lindsay area of Kawartha Lakes; Markham; Milton; Oshawa; Richmond Hill; Stouffville and Toronto.


The events affect these routes:

Brampton Transit2 Main, 24 Van Kirk, 56 Springbrook, 502 Züm Main.

Burlington Transit3 Guelph - Downtown, 5 Francis - Downtown, 10 New - Maple, Festival Shuttle.

Durham Region Transit401 Simcoe, 402 King, 405 Wilson, 407 Ritson - Colonel Sam, 410 Olive - Harmony, 411 Grandview - Courtice, 900 PULSE.

GO Transit16 Hamilton / Toronto express, 18 Lakeshore West, 21 Milton / Toronto, 31 Guelph / Georgetown / Toronto, 52 Oshawa / York U, 70 Uxbridge / Stouffville / Markham, 71 Stouffville / Toronto, 90 Lakeshore East, 92 Oshawa - Yorkdale.

Hamilton Street Railway11 Parkdale.

Grand River Transit6 Bridge, 7 Mainline, 200 iXpress.

Lindsay TransitGreen.

Milton Transit2 Main, 6 Scott.

Toronto Transit Commission5 Avenue Rd, 6 Bay, 8 Broadview, 11 Bayview, 24 Victoria Park, 25 Don Mills, 28 Bayview South, 29 Dufferin, 32 Eglinton West, 56 Leaside, 62 Mortimer, 75 Sherbourne, 81 Thorncliffe Park, 87 Cosburn, 94 Wellesley, 100 Flemingdon Park, 102D Markham Rd, 301 Queen overnight, 301 / 501 Queen shuttle bus, 306 Carlton overnight, 307 Eglinton West overnight, 329 Dufferin overnight, 501 Queen, 504 King, 505 Dundas, 506 Carlton, 509 Harbourfront.

York Region TransitViva blue, 9 Ninth Line, 15 Stouffville, 99 Yonge, 522 Markham community bus, 589 / 590 Richmond Hill community bus.


The Thursday, June 18 events affect transit services are: Food Truck Frenzy; Honda Indy Toronto; the Redpath Waterfront Festival; the Sound of Music Festival.

The Friday, June 19 events affecting transit services are: Honda Indy Toronto; the Kitchener Twilight Grand Prix; the Markham Village Music Festival; the Redpath Waterfront Festival; the Sound of Music Festival; and The Taste of Little Italy.

The Saturday, June 20 events affecting transit services are: the Brampton Farmers Market; the Georgetown Farmers Market; Honda Indy Toronto; the Lindsay Farmers Market; the Markham Village Music Festival; the Milton Farmers Market; the Redpath Waterfront Festival; the Sound of Music Festival; the Summer Lights Festival; The Taste of Little Italy; and the York PrideFest parade.

The Sunday, June 21 events affecting transit services are: the Fiesta Week Parade; Honda Indy Toronto; the Journey to Conquer Cancer; the Redpath Waterfront Festival; the Sound of Music Festival; The Taste of Little Italy; and the Toronto Triathlon Festival.


Brampton


Brampton Farmers Market

Saturday mornings and early afternoons until October 10, the City of Brampton is closing

  • Main Streets North and South between Nelson and Wellington Streets

to accommodate the city’s weekly farmers market.

Brampton Transit is detouring service during the market.


2 Main

From 5:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, June 20, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Main Street North and Nelson Street, then detour:

westward along Nelson Street West, passing, but not stopping at, the Downtown Transit Terminal,
southward along George Streets North and South; and then
eastward along Wellington Street West to Main South,
resuming their regular route southward along Main.

Southbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on Main Street North at Queen Street West and
  • on Main Street South at Wellington Street West.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Main Streets South and North at Wellington Street, John Street, north of Queen Street and at Theatre Lane.

You can view a map of the detour routing here. (.pdf)

56 Springbrook

From 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, June 20, southbound buses start their trips on George Street North across from Diplock Lane, then proceed:

southward along George North to Queen Street West,
resuming their regular route westward along Queen West.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on George Street North north of Diplock Lane,
  • on Main Street South at Wellington Street West and
  • on Wellington Street West at George Street South.

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

  • on George Street North across from Diplock Lane.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Queen Street West and Mill Street North, then detour:

northward along Mill North; and then
eastward along Nelson Street West to George Street North,
ending their trips.

Northbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on George Street North north of Diplock Lane.

You can view a map of the detour routing here. (.pdf)

24 Van Kirk

From 6 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, June 20, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Main Street North and Nelson Street East, then detour:

eastward along Nelson East; and then
southward along George Street North to a temporary stop across from Diplock Lane,
ending their trips.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Main Street South at Wellington Street West,
  • on Wellington Street West at George Street South and
  • on George Street North north of Diplock Lane.

Northbound buses start their trips on George Street North across from Diplock Lane, then proceed:

southward along George North;
westward along Queen Street West;
northward along Mill Street North; and then
eastward along Nelson Street West to George North,
resuming their regular route eastward along Nelson West.

Northbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on George Street North north of Diplock Lane.

You can view a map of the detour routing here. (.pdf)

502 Züm Main

From 6 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, June 20, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Main Street North and Nelson Street West, then detour:

westward along Nelson Street West, passing, but not stopping at, the Downtown Transit Terminal,
southward along George Streets North and South; and then
eastward along Wellington Street West to Main South,
resuming their regular route southward along Main.

Southbound buses skip this Züm station:

  • Wellington.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip these Züm stations:

  • Wellington and Theatre Lane.

You can view a map of the detour routing here. (.pdf)

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Burlington


Burlington events affecting transit service this weekend are: the Sound of Music Festival (June 18, 19, 20, 21); and the Sound of Music Fireworks Display (June 20).


Sound of Music Festival

The City of Burlington is closing

  • Brant Street between Caroline Street and Lakeshore Road

Friday afternoon and evening, all day Saturday and Sunday morning and afternoon to accommodate the annual music festival.

It’s also closing

  • John Street between Pine Street and Lakeshore Road

all day Saturday.

Burlington Transit and the Hamilton Street Railway are detouring bus services during the event.

Burlington Transit
Festival Shuttle

From 6 p.m. until midnight Thursday, June 18 and Friday, June 19, noon until midnight Saturday, June 20 and noon until 6 p.m. Sunday, June 21, Burlington Transit operates non-stop shuttle service between Burlington GO Station and Downtown Burlington Terminal or the temporary terminal in the bus parking area off Elizabeth Street.

By parking at the station for free and riding on the shuttle to the festival you can help reduce to environmental effects of driving to the events, and, by contributing $3, you can offset the cost of the service. Buses do not have a schedule, but shuttle continuously between the two terminals. Each bus leaves as soon as it is full.

5 Francis - Downtown

After 3:30 p.m. Friday, June 19, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to John and James Streets, then detour:

northward along John Street to Caroline Street; and then
eastward along Caroline to Brant Street,
resuming their regular route northward along Brant.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on James Street at Brant Street and
  • on Brant Street at Caroline Street.

Westbound buses reverse the eastbound detour routing.

Westbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on Brant Street south of Ontario Street.

All day. Saturday, June 20, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Lakeshore Road and John Street, then detour:

eastward along Lakeshore;
northward along Elizabeth Street;
westward along Pine Street;
northward along John Street through Downtown Terminal and continuing northward; and then
eastward along Caroline Street to Brant Street,
resuming their regular route northward along Brant.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on James Street at Brant Street and
  • on Brant Street at Caroline Street.

Westbound buses reverse the eastbound detour routing.

Westbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on Brant Street south of Ontario Street.
3 Guelph - Downtown

(Buses operating southbound along the route serve northbound stops on Brant Street.)

After 3:30 p.m. Friday, June 19 and before 6 p.m. Sunday, June 21, northbound buses operate along their regular route to John and James Streets, then detour:

northward along John; and then
eastward along Caroline to Brant Street,
resuming their regular route northward along Brant.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on James Street at Brant Street and
  • on Brant Street at Caroline Street.

Northbound buses reverse the southbound detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on Brant Street south of Ontario Street.

All day. Saturday, June 20, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Lakeshore Road and Elizabeth Street, then detour:

northward along Elizabeth;
westward along Pine Street;
northward along John Street through Downtown Terminal and continuing northward; and then
eastward along Caroline Street to Brant Street,
resuming their regular route northward along Brant.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on James Street at Brant Street and
  • on Brant Street at Caroline Street.

Northbound buses reverse the southbound detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on Brant Street south of Ontario Street.

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

  • on Elizabeth Street at Lakeshore Road.

Burlington Transit is also extending the hours of service Friday, June 19 and Saturday, June 20 so that later south- and northbound buses leave the Downtown Burlington Terminal at 11 and 11:30 p.m. both nights. Extra service continues Saturday, June 20, with extra southbound buses leaving the terminal at 11 and 11:30 p.m. and extra northbound buses leaving at 10:30, 11 and 11:30 p.m.These extra buses continue along their route until they are empty.

10 New - Maple

All day. Saturday, June 20, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Lakeshore Road and John Street, then detour:

eastward along Lakeshore;
northward along Elizabeth Street; and then
westward along Pine Street to John Street,
resuming their regular route northward along John.

Eastbound buses serve all stops.

Westbound buses reverse the eastbound detour routing.

Westbound buses serve all stops.

Burlington Transit is also extending the hours of service Friday, June 19 and Saturday, June 20 so that later eastbound buses leave the Downtown Burlington Terminal at 11 and 11:30 p.m. both nights. These extra buses continue along their route until they are empty.

Hamilton Street Railway
11 Parkdale

(The HSR has not confirmed detour routing information. This post describes how it has detoured buses during previous events in downtown Burlington.)

All day Saturday, June 20, Burlington-bound buses operate along their regular route to Lakeshore Road and John Street, then detour:

eastward along Lakeshore;
northward along Elizabeth Street; and thne
westward along Pine Street to John,
resuming their regular route northward along John.

Hamilton-bound buses operate along their regular route.


Georgetown


Downtown Georgetown Farmers Market

Saturday mornings until October 16, the Town of Halton Hills is closing

  • Main Street South Georgetown between James and Church Streets

to accommodate the Georgetown Central Business Improvement Area’s weekly market.

GO Transit is detouring service during the weekly market.

31 Guelph / Georgetown / Toronto bus

From 6:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, June 20, eastbound buses from Guelph operate along their regular route to Main and Guelph Streets (Provincial Highway 7) and then proceed:

southeastward along Guelph to Mill Street,
resuming their regular route southwestward along Guelph.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Main Street South opposite Cross Street and at Wesleyan Street and
  • on Mill Street at Guelph Street.

Westbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Mill Street south of Guelph Street and
  • on Main Street South opposite Wesleyan Street and at Cross Street.

The Toronto Triathlon Festival also affects service along this route Sunday, June 21.

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Halton Hills

See Georgetown.


Kawartha Lakes

See Lindsay.


Kitchener


Kitchener events include: the Kitchener Twilight Grand Prix (June 19); and the Summer Lights Arts Festival (June 20).

Kitchener Twilight Grand Prix

The City of Kitchener is closing

  • King Street West between Water and Ontario Streets,
  • Gaukel Street between Charles and King Streets West,
  • **Ontario Streets North and South between Duke and Charles Streets West

and other streets in downtown Kitchener Friday afternoon and evening to accommodate the bicycle event.

Grand River Transit is detouring buses while the streets are closed.

6 Bridge
200 iXpress

From 2 until 10 p.m. Friday, June 20, inbound buses operate along their regular long-term detour routing during ION construction to route to Weber Street West and Victoria Street North, then detour:

southward along Victoria Streets North and South;
eastward along Joseph Street;
northward along Ontario Street South; and then
westward into Charles Street Terminal,
ending their trips.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Weber Street West west of Victoria Street North and
  • on Water Street North at King Street West.

Instead, inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Victoria Street North south of Weber Street West; and
  • on Victoria Street South south of King Street West.

Outbound buses start their trips in Charles Street Terminal, as usual, then proceed:

southward along Gaukel Street,
westward along Joseph Street; and then
northward along Victoria Streets South and North to Weber Street West.
resuming their regular long-term detour routing westward along Weber West.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Water Street South at King Street West; and
  • on Weber Street West north of Victoria Street North

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

  • on Charles Street West at Water Street South.
7 Mainline

From 2 until 10 p.m. Friday, June 20, Kitchener-bound buses operate along their regular long-term detour routing to Charles Street Terminal, then proceed:

southward along Ontario Street South;
eastward along Joseph Street;
southward along Queen Street South;
eastward along Courtland Avenue;
northward along Benton and Frederick Streets;
eastward along Duke Street East; and then
southward along Cedar Street North to King Street East,
resuming their regular route eastward along King East.

Kitchener-bound buses skip their regular stops

  • on King Street West at Queen Street South and
  • on King Street East across from Scott Street and at Cedar Street South.

Instead, Kitchener-bound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Queen Street South south of Joseph Street;
  • on Benton Street at Church Street;
  • on Frederick Street across from Goudie’s Lane; and
  • on Cedar Street North at King Street East.

Waterloo-bound buses operate along their current long-term detour during ION construction.

The Summer Lights Festival also affects service along the route Saturday, June 20.


Summer Lights Festival

The City of Kitchener is closing

  • King Street West between Water and Queen Streets

all day Saturday to accommodate the event.

Grand River Transit is detouring buses while the street is closed.

7 Mainline

All day Saturday, June 20, Kitchener-bound buses operate along their current long-term detour routing during ION construction to Charles Street Terminal, then proceed:

  • northward along Ontario Streets South and North;
  • eastward along Duke Street East; and then
  • southward along Frederick Street to King Street East,
  • resuming their regular route eastward along King East.

Waterloo-bound buses operate along their regular long-term detour routing.

The Kitchener Twilight Grand Prix also affects service along the route Friday, June 19.


Lindsay


Lindsay Farmers Market

Saturday mornings until October 31, the City of Kawartha Lakes is closing

  • Victoria Avenue North between Peel Street and Kent Street West

during the weekly market.

Lindsay Transit is detouring buses to accommodate the event.

Green route

From 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, June 20, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Victoria Avenue North and Peel Street, then detour:

eastward along Peel Street;
southward along Cambridge Street North; and then
westward along Kent Street West to Victoria Avenue North,
resuming their regular route westward along Kent West.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route.

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Markham


Markham Village Music Festival

The City of Markham is closing

  • Main Street Markham between Bullock Drive / Parkway Avenue and Highway 7

Friday afternoon and evening and Saturday morning and afternoon to accommodate the Main Street Business Association’s annual festival .

The TTC and York Region Transit are detouring buses during the event.

Toronto Transit Commission
102D Markham Road

From 2 p.m. Friday, June 19 until 11:30 p.m. Saturday, June 20, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Main Street North and Parkway Avenue, then detour:

eastward along Parkway;
southward along Wooten Way; and then
westward along Highway 7 to Main,
resuming their regular route southward along Main Street South.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops on

  • Main Street Markham south of Robinson Street and at Highway 7.

Northbound buses reverse this routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Main Street North Markham across from Bruce Thompson Drive and at Robinson Street and Parkway Avenue.

Instead, northbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Highway 7 at Cosburn Road and Christman Court,
  • on Wooten Way North at Lindenlea and Church Streets and across from Parkway Avenue and
  • on Parkway Avenue west of Sir Bodwin Place, at Sir Constantine Drive, west of Sir Bedevere Place, at Paramount Road, west of Orchard Street and at Main Street North.
522 Markham community bus

After 2 p.m. Friday, June 19 and all day Saturday, June 20 westbound buses operate along their regular route to Ninth Line and Church Street, then detour:

southward along Ninth;
westward along Highway 7;
northward along Windridge Drive;
eastward along Robinson Street;
northward along Water Street to #20 / 25 Water; then continuing
southward along Water;
westward along Robinson; and then
southward along Windridge to Highway 7,
resuming their regular route westward along Highway 7.

Buses skip their regular stops

  • on Church Street across from Rose Way, at Wooten Way North, beside #5326 Church,
  • on Main Street North at Thompson Court and Highway 7 and
  • on Highway 7 west of Main Street.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Gord’s No Frills, then detour:

northward along Galsworthy Drive;
eastward along Robinson Street;
northward along Water Street to #20 / 25 Water; then continuing
southward along Water;
westward along Robinson; and then
southward along Windridge Drive to Highway 7,
resuming their regular route westward along Highway 7.

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Milton


Milton Farmers Market

The Town of Milton is closing

  • Main Street East between James and Martin Streets

Saturday mornings until October 10 (except for June 6) to accommodate the Milton Chamber of Commerce’s weekly market.

Milton Transit is detouring buses while the street is closed.

2 Main

Until noon Saturday, June 20, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Main Street East and James Street, then detour:

northward along James; and then
eastward along Mill Street to Martin Street,
resuming their regular route northward along Martin.

Westbound buses operate along their regular route.

6 Scott

Until noon Saturday, June 20, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Main Street East and James Street, then detour:

northward along James;
eastward along Mill Street; and then
southward along Martin Street to Main East,
resuming their regular route eastward along Martin.

Westbound buses operate along their regular route.


Oshawa


Fiesta Week parade

The Region of Durham and the City of Oshawa are closing

  • Centre Street South (Regional Road 2A) between King Street West and Gibb Street,
  • Gibb Street (Regional Road 59) between Centre Street South and Park Road South,
  • Park Road South (Regional Road 54) between Gibb Street and King Street West and
  • King Street West (Regional Highway 2) between Park Road South and Centre Street South

Sunday afternoon to accommodate the annual parade, kicking off a week-long celebration of the various cultures of Durham Region.

Durham Region Transit and GO Transit are detouring buses during the event.

Durham Region Transit
411 Grandview - Courtice

From 9:30 a.m. until noon, Sunday, June 21, while organizers are marshalling the parade, westbound buss operate along their regular route.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Elmgrove Avenue and Grenfell Street, then detour:

northward along Grenfell to King Street West,
resuming their regular route eastward along King West.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Elmgrove Avenue at Montrave Avenue and
  • on Park Road South north of John Street West and at King Street West.

From noon until 2:30 p.m., during the parade, westbound buses operating along their regular route to Bond Street West and Park Road North, then detour:

westward along Bond West;
southward along Stevenson Roads North and South;
eastward along Gibb Street; and then
northward into Oshawa Centre terminal,
ending their trips.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Park Road North at King Street West,
  • on Park Road South south of Pine Street and at Elmgrove Avenue and
  • on Elmgrove Avenue at Cromwell Avenue and west of Westmount Street.

Instead, westbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Bond Street West west of Park Road North and at Gibbons Street,
  • on Stevenson Road North at King Street West;
  • on Stevenson Road South at Montcalm Avenue and south of Montcalm and Cartier Avenues and
  • on Gibb Street east of Stevenson Road South.

Eastbound buses start their trips in Oshawa Centre terminal, as usual, then proceed:

westward along Gibb Street;
northward along Stevenson Roads North and South;
eastward along Adelaide Street West;
southward along Centre Street North;
eastward along Richmond Streets East and West; and then
southward along Mary Street North to King Street East,
resuming their regular route southward along Mary South.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Elmgrove Avenue west of Westmount Street and at Montrave Avenue,
  • on Park Road South north of John Street West and at King Street West and
  • on King Street West across from Warren Avenue, at Nassau Street, east of Midtown Drive and east of Centre Street South.

Instead, eastbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Gibb Street at Stevenson Road South,
  • on Stevenson Road South across from Cartier and Montcalm Avenues,
  • on Stevenson Road North north of King Street West and Creighton and Montrose Avenues,
  • on Adelaide Avenue West at Gibbons Street and Park Road North, east of Kaiser Crescent and
  • on Centre Street North and William Street East.
402 King

From 9:30 a.m. until noon, Sunday, June 21, while organizers are marshalling the parade, westbound buss operate along their regular route.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Elmgrove Avenue and Grenfell Street, then detour:

northward along Grenfell to King Street West,
resuming their regular route eastward along King West.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Elmgrove Avenue at Montrave Avenue and
  • on Park Road South north of John Street West and at King Street West.

From noon until 2:30 p.m., during the parade, westbound buses operating along their regular route to Bond Street West and Park Road North, then detour:

westward along Bond West;
southward along Stevenson Roads North and South;
eastward along Gibb Street; and then
northward into Oshawa Centre terminal,
ending their trips.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Park Road North at King Street West,
  • on Park Road South south of Pine Street and at Elmgrove Avenue and
  • on Elmgrove Avenue at Cromwell Avenue and west of Westmount Street.

Instead, westbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Bond Street West west of Park Road North and at Gibbons Street,
  • on Stevenson Road North at King Street West;
  • on Stevenson Road South at Montcalm Avenue and south of Montcalm and Cartier Avenues and
  • on Gibb Street east of Stevenson Road South.

Eastbound buses start their trips in Oshawa Centre terminal, as usual, then proceed:

westward along Gibb Street;
northward along Stevenson Roads North and South;
eastward along Adelaide Street West;
southward along Centre Street North;
eastward along Richmond Streets East and West; and then
southward along Mary Street North to King Street East,
resuming their regular route eastward along King East.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Elmgrove Avenue west of Westmount Street and at Montrave Avenue,
  • on Park Road South north of John Street West and at King Street West and
  • on King Street West across from Warren Avenue, at Nassau Street, east of Midtown Drive and east of Centre Street South.

Instead, eastbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Gibb Street at Stevenson Road South,
  • on Stevenson Road South across from Cartier and Montcalm Avenues,
  • on Stevenson Road North north of King Street West and Creighton and Montrose Avenues,
  • on Adelaide Avenue West at Gibbons Street and Park Road North, east of Kaiser Crescent and
  • on Centre Street North and William Street East.
410 Olive / Harmony

From noon until 3 p.m. Sunday, June 21, westbound buses operate along their regular route to John Street East and Simcoe Street South, then detour:

northward Simcoe South and North;
westward along Bond Street East and West;
southward along Stevenson Roads North and South;
eastward along Gibb Street; and then
northward into Oshawa Centre Terminal,
ending their trips.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on John Street West west of Simcoe Street North, at Nassau Street and west of Burke Street and
  • on Elmgrove Avenue at Cromwell Avenue and west of Westmount Street.

Instead, westbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Simcoe Street South at Bruce Street and Athol Street East,
  • on Simcoe Street North north of King Street East,
  • on Bond Street West at Centre Street North and Arena Street, west of Park Road North and at Gibbons Street,
  • on Stevenson Road North at King Street West;
  • on Stevenson Road South at Montcalm Avenue and south of Montcalm and Cartier Avenues and
  • on Gibb Street east of Stevenson Road South.

Eastbound buses start their trips at the Oshawa Centre, as usual, then proceed:

westward along Gibb Street;
southward along Grenfell Street;
eastward along Marland Street;
southward along Park Road South;
eastward along Tresane Street;
southward along Cubert Street;
eastward along Mill Street; and then
northward along Simcoe Street South to John Street East,
resuming their regular route eastward along John.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Elmgrove Avenue west of Westmount Street and at Montrave Avenue,
  • on John Street West east of Nassau Street and Centre Street South.

Instead, eastbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Gibb Street across from the Oshawa Centre and at Grenfell Street,
  • on Tresane Street east of Park Road South and at Cubert Street,
  • on Cubert Street at Hillside Avenue,
  • on Simcoe Street South at Albany Street, across from Royal Street, at Elm Street, north of Hemlock Avenue and at John Street East.
403 Park

From noon until 3 p.m. Sunday, June 21, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Gibb and Grenfell Streets, then detour:

southward along Grenfell Street; and then
eastward along Marland Street to Park Road South,
resuming their regular route southward along Park South.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Gibb Street at Montrave Avenue and
  • on Park Road South at Marland Avenue.

Northbound buses reverse the southbound detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Park Road South at Quebec Street and
  • on Gibb Street at Montrave Avenue.
900 PULSE

From 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., eastbound buses operate along their regular route to King Street West and Stevenson Road, then detour:

northward along Stevenson North;
eastward along Adelaide Streets West and East;
southward along Division Street; and then
westward along Bond Street East to just west of Mary Street North,
ending their trips.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on King Street West east of Stevenson Road South, at Gibbons Street, across from Warren Avenue, at Nassau Street, east of Midtown Drive, at Centre Street South and east of Centre Street South and
  • on King Street East east of Simcoe Street South.

Instead, eastbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Stevenson Road North at Bond Street West and north of Madison Avenue,
  • on Adelaide Avenue West at Kaiser Crescent and Simcoe Street North,
  • on Adelaide Avenue East east of Kendall Avenue,
  • on Mary Street North across from Agnes Street and at Brock Street East and
  • on Bond Street West west of Mary Street North.

Westbound buses start their trips on Bond Street East west of Mary Street North then proceed along their regular route westward along Bond East.

Westbound buses serve all stops.

407 Ritson - Colonel Sam

From noon until 4 p.m. Sunday, June 21, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Centre Street North and Richmond Street West, then detour:

eastward along Richmond West and East;
southward along Mary Street North and South;
westward along Athol Street East;
southward along Celina Street; and then
westward along Olive Avenue to Simcoe Street South,
resuming their regular route southward along Simcoe.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Centre Street North at Bond and King Streets West,
  • on Centre Street South across from Metcalfe Street, at John Street West and McGrigor and Gibb Streets.

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

  • on Mary Street South south of King Street East and
  • on Celina Street south of Ash and Elm Streets.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route.

401 Simcoe

From noon until 3 p.m. Sunday, June 21, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Centre Street and Richmond Street West, then detour:

eastward along Richmond Streets West and East;
southward along Mary Street North and South;
westward along Athol Street East;
southward along Celina Street; and then
westward along Olive Avenue to Simcoe Street South,
resuming their regular route southward along Simcoe.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Centre Street North at Bond and King Streets West,
  • on Centre Street South across from Metcalfe Street, at John Street West and McGrigor and Gibb Streets.

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

  • on Mary Street North south of Bond Street East,
  • on Mary Street South south of King Street East and
  • on Celina Street south of Ash and Elm Streets.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route.

405 Wilson

From 9:30 a.m. until noon, Sunday, June 21, while organizers are marshalling the parade, westbound buss operate along their regular route.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Elmgrove Avenue and Grenfell Street, then detour:

northward along Grenfell to King Street West,
resuming their regular route eastward along King West.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Elmgrove Avenue at Montrave Avenue and
  • on Park Road South north of John Street West and at King Street West.

From noon until 2:30 p.m., during the parade, westbound buses operating along their regular route to Bond Street West and Park Road North, then detour:

westward along Bond West;
southward along Stevenson Roads North and South;
eastward along Gibb Street; and then
northward into Oshawa Centre terminal,
ending their trips.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Park Road North at King Street West,
  • on Park Road South south of Pine Street and at Elmgrove Avenue and
  • on Elmgrove Avenue at Cromwell Avenue and west of Westmount Street.

Instead, westbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Bond Street West west of Park Road North and at Gibbons Street,
  • on Stevenson Road North at King Street West;
  • on Stevenson Road South at Montcalm Avenue and south of Montcalm and Cartier Avenues and
  • on Gibb Street east of Stevenson Road South.

Eastbound buses start their trips in Oshawa Centre terminal, as usual, then proceed:

westward along Gibb Street;
northward along Stevenson Roads North and South;
eastward along Adelaide Street West;
southward along Centre Street North;
eastward along Richmond Streets East and West; and then
southward along Mary Street North to King Street East,
resuming their regular route eastward along King East.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Elmgrove Avenue west of Westmount Street and at Montrave Avenue,
  • on Park Road South north of John Street West and at King Street West and
  • on King Street West across from Warren Avenue, at Nassau Street, east of Midtown Drive and east of Centre Street South.

Instead, eastbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Gibb Street at Stevenson Road South,
  • on Stevenson Road South across from Cartier and Montcalm Avenues,
  • on Stevenson Road North north of King Street West and Creighton and Montrose Avenues,
  • on Adelaide Avenue West at Gibbons Street and Park Road North, east of Kaiser Crescent and
  • on Centre Street North and William Street East.
GO Transit
90 Lakeshore East

Westboundbuses operate along their regular route.

From 11:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Sunday, June 21, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Stevenson Road South and King Street West, then detour:

northward along Stevenson Road North;
eastward along Adelaide Avenues West and East; and then
southward along Mary Street North to King Street East
resuming their regular route eastward along King.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on King Street West east of Stevenson Road South, across from Warren Avenue and east of Centre Street South and
  • on King Street East east of Simcoe Street South.

The Toronto Triathlon Festival also affects service along this route Sunday, June 21.

92 Oshawa / Yorkdale

From 11:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Sunday, June 21, westbound buses operate along their regular route. Buses serve the Oshawa Bus Terminal from an on-street stop at Bond Street West and Centre Street North, instead of entering the terminal, then proceed:

along their regular route westward along Bond West.

Westbound buses skip their regular stop

  • in the Downtown Oshawa Bus Terminal.

Instead, westbound buses drop pick up passengers at a temporary stop

  • on Bond Street West at Centre Street North.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route to King Street West and Stevenson Road, then detour:

northward along Stevenson North;
eastward along Adelaide Avenues West and East; and then
southward along Mary Street North to King West,
resuming their regular route eastward along King.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on King Street West east of Stevenson Road South, across from Warren Avenue and east of Centre Street South.
52 Oshawa / York U

From noon until 3 p.m. Sunday, June 21, westbound buses start their trips on Bond Street West at Centre Street North (instead of inside Oshawa Bus Terminal), then proceed:

westward along Bond West;
northward along Park Road North; and then
eastward along Adelaide Avenue West to Simcoe Street North,
resuming their regular route northward along Simcoe North.

Westbound buses skip their regular stop

  • in Downtown Oshawa Bus Terminal.

Instead, westbound buses pick up passengers at a temporary stop

  • on Bond Street West at Centre Street North.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Simcoe Street North and Adelaide Avenue, then detour:

eastward along Adelaide Avenue East;
southward along Mary Street North; and then
westward along Bond Streets East and West to Centre Street North,
ending their trips.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stop

  • in Downtown Oshawa Bus Terminal.

Instead, eastbound buses drop off passengers at a temporary stop

  • on Bond Street West at Centre Street North.

Richmond Hill


York PrideFest parade

The Region of York and the Town of Richmond Hill are closing

  • Yonge Street (Regional Road 1) between Crosby Avenue and Major Mackenzie Drive

Saturday morning to accommodate York Pride Fest’s first parade.

York Region Transit is detouring buses during the event.

589 Richmond Hill community bus

(YRT has not confirmed detour-routing information. This post describes how it detoured buses in 2014 during this event.)

From about 1:45 until 4:45 p.m. Saturday, June 20, buses operate along their Sunday-and-holiday route, instead of their Monday-to-Saturday route.

The buses operate along their regular Monday-to-Saturday route to Major Mackenzie Drive West and Arnold Crescent, then proceed:

eastward along Major Mackenzie Drives West and East to Pugsley Avenue,
resuming their regular route northward along Pugsley.

Buses skip their regular Monday-to-Saturday stop

  • at the McConaghy Centre.
590 Richmond Hill community bus

(YRT has not confirmed detour-routing information. This post describes how it detoured buses in 2014 during this event.)

From about 1:45 until 4:45 p.m. Saturday, June 20, buses operate along their Sunday-and-holiday route, instead of their Monday-to-Saturday route.

The buses operate along their regular Monday-to-Saturday route to Major Mackenzie Drive East and Church Street, then proceed:

westward along Major Mackenzie Drives East and West to Arnold Crescent,
resuming their regular route southward along Arnold.

Buses skip their regular Monday-to-Saturday stop

  • at the McConaghy Centre.
Viva blue

From about 1:45 until 4:45 p.m. Saturday, June 20, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge Street and Elgin Mills Road, then detour:

westward along Elgin Mills;
southward along Newkirk Road; and then
eastward along Major Mackenzie Drive to Yonge,
resuming their regular route southward along Yonge.

Southbound buses skip the Crosby vivastation.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip the Crosby vivastation.

99 Yonge

about 1:45 until 4:45 p.m. Saturday, June 20, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge Street and Crosby Avenue, then detour:

eastward along Crosby;
southward along Pugsley Avenue; and then
westward along Major Mackenzie Drive East to Yonge Street,
resuming their regular route southward along Yonge.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yonge Street south of Crosby Avenue, at Wright Street, south of Centre Street and south of Arnold Crescent.

Instead, southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Crosby Avenue at Pugsley Avenue,
  • on Pugsley Avenue at Roseview Avenue and
  • on Major Mackenzie Drive East at Baker Avenue.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yonge Street at Lorne Avenue and north of Centre and Dunlop Streets.

Instead, northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Major Mackenzie Drive East at Baker Avenue and
  • on Pugsley Avenue at Dunsmore Crescent (north) and Crosby Avenue.

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Stouffville


Food Truck Frenzy

The Town of Whitchurch - Stouffville is closing:

  • Main Street Stouffville Market Street and Park Drive

Thursday afternoon and evening to accommodate Stouffville Business Improvement Association’s annual event.

GO Transit and York Region Transit are detouring buses while the street is closed.

GO Transit

71 / 71A / 71C / 71D / 71F Stouffville / Toronto

From 4 until 10 p.m. Thursday, June 18, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Main Street and Park Drive, then detour:

southward along Park;
westward along Burkholder Street; and then
northward along Market Street to Main,
resuming their regular route westward along Main.

Southbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on Main Street at Church Street North.

Northbound buses reverse the southbound detour routing.

Northbound buses serve all regular stops.

The Toronto Triathlon Festival also affects service along this route Sunday, June 21.

70 / / 70B / 70E Uxbridge / Stouffville / Markham

From 4 until 10 p.m. Thursday, June 18, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Main Street and Park Drive, then detour:

southward along Park;
westward along Burkholder Street; and then
northward along Market Street to Main,
resuming their regular route westward along Main.

Southbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on Main Street at Church Street North.

Northbound buses reverse the southbound detour routing.

Northbound buses serve all regular stops.

York Region Transit
9 Stouffville

From 4 until 10 p.m. Thursday, June 18, buses operate along their regular route to Main and Market Streets, then detour:

southward along Market;
eastward along Burkholder Street; and then
northward along Park Drive to Main,
resuming their regular route eastward along Main.

Buses skip their regular stop

  • on Main Street at Park Drive.
15 Stouffville

From 4 until 10 p.m. Thursday, June 18, buses operate along their regular route to Main Street and Park Drive, then detour:

southward along Park;
westward along Burkholder Street; and then
northward along Market Street to Main,
resuming their regular route westward along Main.

Buses skip their regular stop

  • on Main Street at Park Drive.

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

  • on Park Drive at Main Street.

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Toronto


Toronto events affecting transit services this weekend include: the Fairbank Village Multicultural Festival; the Honda Indy Toronto; the Journey to Conquer Cancer(June 21); the Much Music Video Awards (MMVAs) (June 19, 20, 21 and 22); The Taste of Little Italy; and the Redpath Waterfront Festival (June 18, 19, 20, 21); and the Toronto Triathlon Festival (June 21).


Fairbank Village Multicultural Summer Fest

The City of Toronto is closing

  • Eglinton Avenue West between Chamberlain Avenue and Dufferin Street

all day Saturday and Sunday for the Fairbank Village Business Improvement Area’s annual event.

The TTC is detouring buses while the street is closed.

32 Eglinton West
307 Eglinton West overnight

From 11:59 p.m. Friday, June 19 until 5 a.m. Monday, June 22, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Eglinton Avenue West and Caledonia Road, then detour:

soutthward along Caledonia;
eastward along Rogers Road; and then
northward along Oakwood Avenue to Eglinton West,
resuming their regular route eastward along Eglinton.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Eglinton Avenue West at Caledonia Road, across from Little Boulevard, at Nairn Avenue, Ennerdale Road, Dufferin Street, Northcliffe Boulevard and Glenholme and Oakwood Avenues.

Instead, eastbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Caledonia Road at Keith and Kitchener Avenues, south of Summit Avenue, at Corby Avenue and Rogers Road,
  • on Rogers Road at Prospect Cemetery and at Nairn and Boon Avenues, Dufferin Street, Northcliffe Boulevard, Glenholme Avenue and Rogers Road and
  • on Oakwood Avenue at Jesmond Avenue, Vaughan Road, Clovelly Avenue and south of Eglinton Avenue West.

Westbound buses operate along their regular route to Eglinton Avenue West and Dufferin Street, then detour:

northward along Dufferin;
westward along Castlefield Avenue; and then
southward along Caledonia Road to Eglinton West,
resuming their regular route westward along Eglinton.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Eglinton Avenue West across from Ennerdale Road, at Ronald and Montcalm Avenues and Caledonia Road.

Instead, westbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Dufferin Street at Livingstone Avenue and north of Whitmore Avenue and
  • on Caledonia Road across from Schell Avenue, at Bowie Avenue and Eglinton Avenue West.

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Honda Indy Toronto

Exhibition Place is closing many of its streets as crews take down the infrastructure for the Indy until 5 a.m. Monday, June 22.

(The Indy is taking place earlier than usual this year, since the Pan Am Games are filling its standard mid-July time slot.)

The event affects TTC services.

29 Dufferin

From Monday, June 8 until 5 a.m. Monday, June 22, buses operating along all branches of the route start and end their trips in Dufferin Gate Loop.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops:

  • on Saskatchewan Road east of Dufferin Street,
  • on Manitoba Drive east of Saskatchewan Road, at Nova Scotia Avenue and across from Exhibition Loop and
  • in Princes’ Gate Loop.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • in Princes’ Gates Loop,
  • on Princes’ Boulevard beside the Direct Energy Centre,
  • on Nunavut Road north of Princes’ Boulevard,
  • on Manitoba Drive across from Nova Scotia Avenue and
  • on Saskatchewan Road east of Manitoba Drive and at Dufferin Street.

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329 Dufferin overnight

From Tuesday, June 9 until 5 a.m. Monday, June 22, southbound buses buses operate along their regular route to Dufferin Gate Loop, then proceed:

northward along Dufferin Street;
eastward along Liberty and East Liberty Streets;
southward along Strachan Avenue; and then
westward along Manitoba Drive and the Exhibition Loop access road to Exhibition Loop,
ending their trips.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Saskatchewan Road east of Dufferin Street,
  • on Manitoba Drive east of Saskatchewan Road, at Nova Scotia Avenue and across from Exhibition Loop.

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

  • on Dufferin Street at Liberty Street,
  • on Strachan Avenue at Manitoba Drive and
  • in Exhibition Loop.

Northbound buses start their trips in Exhibition Loop, then proceed:

eastward along the Exhibition Loop access road and Manitoba Drive;
northward along Strachan Avenue;
westward along East Liberty and Liberty Streets;
southward along Dufferin Street;
westward along Springhurst Avenue;
southward along Fort Rouille Street; and then
westward into Dufferin Gate Loop,
resuming their regular route northward along Dufferin.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Manitoba Drive beside Exhibition Loop and across from Nova Scotia Avenue and
  • on Saskatchewan Road west of Manitoba Drive and at Dufferin Street.

Instead, northbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • in Exhibition Loop,
  • on Strachan Avenue north of Fleet Street,
  • on East Liberty Street west of Pirandello Street, at Lynn Williams Street and Atlantic Avenue and
  • on Dufferin Street at Springhurst Avenue.

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Journey to Conquer Cancer Run or Walk

The City of Toronto is closing:

  • Queen’s Park Crescents East and West and
  • University Avenue between College Street and Gerrard Street West

to accommodate the event Sunday morning, supporting the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation.

The event affects TTC services.

5 Avenue Rd

(The TTC has not confirmed detour-routing information. This post describes how it detoured buses in 2014 during this event.)

From 8 until 11:30 a.m. Sunday, June 21, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Avenue Road and Bloor Street West, then detour:

westward along Bloor West;
northward along Bedford Road;
westward along Prince Arthur Avenue; and then
southward into St. George Station bus terminal,
ending their trips.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Queen’s Park across from Charles Street West beside the entrance into Museum Station and beside Trinity College,
  • on Queen’s Park Crescent West beside Hart House and the University of Toronto Library and
  • on Queen’s Park Crescent East north of College Street.

Instead, southbound buses drop off passengers at a temporary stop

  • in St. George Station bus terminal.

Northbound buses start their trips in St. George Station bus terminal, then proceed:

southward along Bedford Road; and then
eastward along Bloor Street West to Queen’s Park / Avenue Road,
resuming their regular route northward along Avenue Road.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Queen’s Park Crescent East north of College Street, at Wellesley Street West and north of St. Joseph Street,
  • on Queen’s Park north of Charles Street West beside the entrance to Museum Station and
  • on Avenue Road north of Bloor Street West.

Instead, northbound buses pick up passengers at a temporary stop

  • in St. George Station bus terminal.
506 Carlton

From about 8 until 11:30 a.m. Sunday, June 21, expect delays as participants cross College Street at University Avenue / Queen’s Park.

The Taste of Little Italy also affects service along this route Saturday, June 20 and Sunday, June 21.

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The map indicates how the TTC detoured buses in 2014 during this event.

94 Wellesley

(The TTC has not confirmed detour-routing information. This post describes how it detoured buses in 2014 during this event.)

From 8 a.m. until noon Sunday, June 21, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Harbord and St. George Streets, then detour:

northward along St. George;
eastward along Bloor Street West; and then
southward along Bay Street to Wellesley Street West,
resuming their regular route eastward along Wellesley West.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Hoskin Avenue beside Wycliffe College and
  • on Wellesley Street West beside the Ontario Legislature, east of Queen’s Park Crescent East and at Bay Street.

Instead, eastbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Bloor Street West across from Bedford Road, at Queen’s Park and Bay Street and
  • on Bay Street south of Charles Street West, at St. Joseph Street and Wellesley Street West.

Westbound buses reverse the eastbound detour routing.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Wellesley Street West at Queen’s Park Crescent East,
  • on Hoskin Avenue beside Trinity College and at St. George Street.

Instead, westbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Bay Street north of St. Joseph Street and at Charles Street West and
  • on Bloor Street West at Avenue and Bedford Roads.

MuchMusic Video Awards (MMVAs)

The City of Toronto is closing

  • Queen Street West between Peter Street / Soho Street and Duncan Street

all day Sunday and early Monday morning to accommodate the annual awards event.

The TTC is detouring streetcars operating along the 301 Queen overnight and 501 Queen routes, while the street is closed.

Shuttle buses replace the cars, operating along Queen Streets West and East between Bathurst and Jarvis Streets.

501 Queen
301 Queen overnight

From 8 a.m. Sunday, June 21 until 3 a.m. Monday, June 22, eastbound streetcars operate along their regular route to Queen Street West and Spadina Avenue, then detour:

southward along Spadina;
eastward along King Streets West and East; and then
northward along Church Street to Queen East,
resuming their regular route eastward along Queen.

Eastbound cars skip their regular stops

  • on Queen Street West across from Denison Avenue, at Augusta and Spadina Avenues, Peter, Street, University Avenue, York, Bay and Yonge Streets and
  • on Queen Street East at Victoria and Church Streets.

Instead, eastbound cars drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Spadina Avenue south of Queen Street West;
  • on King Street West at Blue Jays Way, John and Simcoe Streets, University Avenue, York, Bay and Yonge Streets,
  • on King Street East at Church Street and
  • on Church Street at Lombard Street and Queen Street East.

Westbound cars reverse the eastbound detour routing.

Westbound cars skip their regular stops

  • on Queen Street East at Victoria and Yonge Streets and
  • on Queen Street West at Bay Street, University Avenue, west of Simcoe Street, at McCaul, John and Soho Streets, Spadina, Augusta and Denison Avenues and Bathurst Street.

Instead, westbound cars drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Church Street at Richmond, Adelaide and King Streets East,
  • on King Street East at Yonge Street,
  • on King Street West at Bay and York Streets, University Avenue, Simcoe, John and Peter Streets and Spadina Avenue and
  • on Spadina Avenue north of King Street West and at Richmond Street West.

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301 / 501 Queen shuttle bus

From 8 a.m. Sunday, June 21 until 3 a.m. Monday, June 22, eastbound buses start their trips in Wolseley Loop on Bathurst Street, north of Queen Street West, then proceed:

southward along Bathurst;
eastward along Queen;
southward along Peter Street;
eastward along Adelaide Street West;
northward along Duncan Street; and then
eastward along Queen Streets West and East to Jarvis Street,
ending their trips.

Eastbound buses serve regular TTC stops

  • on Queen Street West across from Denison Avenue, at Augusta and Spadina Avenues, Peter, Street, University Avenue, York, Bay and Yonge Streets and
  • on Queen Street East at Victoria, Church and Jarvis Streets.

Westbound buses start their trips on Queen Street East at Church Street, then procced:

eastward along Queen Streets East and West;
southward along Simcoe Street;
westward along Richmond Street West; and then
northward along Peter Street;
westward along Queen West;
northward along Bathurst to Wolseley Loop; and then
eastward into the loop, ending their trips.

Westbound buses serve regular TTC stops

  • on Queen Street East at Church, Victoria and Yonge Streets and
  • on Queen Street West at Bay Street and University Avenue, west of Simcoe Street, at Spadina and Augusta Avenues, Denison Avenue and Bathurst Street.

Taste of Little Italy

The City of Toronto is closing

  • College Street between Bathurst and Shaw Streets

Friday evening and all day Saturday and Sunday to accommodate the annual street festival.

The TTC is detouring streetcars during the event.

506 Carlton
306 Carltonovernight

From 6 p.m. Friday, June 19 until 4 a.m. Monday, June 22, eastbound streetcars operate along their regular route to College Street and Ossington Avenue, then detour:

southward along Ossington;
eastward along Dundas Street West; and then
northward along Bathurst Street to College,
resuming their regular route eastward along College.

Eastbound cars skip their regular stops

  • on College Street at Shaw, Crawford, Grace and Clinton Streets, Euclid and Palmerston Avenues and Bathurst Street.

Instead, eastbound cars drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Dundas Street West at Shaw Street, across from Grace Street, at Bellwoods and Euclid Avenues and Bathurst Street and
  • on Bathurst Street at Nassau and College Streets.

Westbound cars reverse the detour routing.

Westbound cars skip their regular stops

  • on College Street at Palmerston Boulevard, Euclid Avenue, Clinton, Grace, Crawford and Shaw Streets and Ossington Avenue.

Instead, westbound cars drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Bathurst Street across from Nassau Street and at Dundas Street West and
  • on Dundas Street West at Euclid Avenue, Grace and Crawford Streets and Ossington Avenue.

The Journey to End Cancer also affects service along the 506 Carlton route Sunday, June 21.

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Redpath Waterfront Festival

The TTC is adding extra service along several routes to help passengers travel to and from the event.

6 Bay
509 Harbourfront
75 Sherbourne

The TTC is operating more buses or streetcars along the route after 6 p.m. Thursday, June 18 and Friday, June 19 and all day Saturday, June 20 and Sunday, June 21.

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Toronto Triathlon Festival

From 2 a.m. until 2 p.m. Sunday, June 21, the City of Toronto is closing

  • the Don Valley Parkway, northbound lanes, between the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway and Eglinton Avenue East and
  • the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway, eastbound lanes, the Humber River and Carlaw Avenue

to accommodate the annual fund-raising triathlon, supporting the MLSE Foundation.

The event affects GO Transit and TTC services.

GO Transit

Although two major highways into and out of downtown Toronto are closed, GO buses will not miss stops on any route. However, GO has planned detour routings for its buses. As traffic conditions can change at any time, bus drivers may use different detours around the city, depending on the current traffic conditions, but GO also wants to make sure that passengers arrive at their destinations safely and on time.

31A / 31E / 31F / 31L Guelph / Georgetown / Toronto

From 2 a.m. until 2 p.m. Sunday, June 21, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway and Lake Shore Boulevard West (at the Humber River) and then detour:

eastward along Lake Shore and Harbour Street; and then
northward along Bay Street to the Union Station GO Bus Terminal.

Westbound buses operate along their regular route.

The Georgetown Farmers Market also affects service along the route Saturday, June 20.

16 Hamilton / Toronto express

From 2 a.m. until 2 p.m. Sunday, June 21, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway and Lake Shore Boulevard West (at the Humber River) and then detour:

eastward along Lake Shore and Harbour Street; and then
northward along Bay Street to the Union Station GO Bus Terminal.

Westbound buses operate along their regular route.

90B / C Lakeshore East

Westbound buses operate along their regular route.

After 2 a.m. Sunday, June 21, eastbound buses start their trips at the Union Station bus terminal, then proceed:

southward along Yonge Street;
eastward along Lake Shore Boulevard West and the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway;
northward along Highway 427; and then
eastward along Highway 401 to the Don Valley Parkway / Highway 404,
resuming their regular routes northward along Highway 404.

The Fiesta Week Parade also affects service along this route Sunday, June 21.

18B Lakeshore West

After 2 a.m. Sunday, June 21, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway and Lake Shore Boulevard West (at the Humber River) and then detour:

eastward along Lake Shore and Harbour Street; and then
northward along Bay Street to the Union Station GO Bus Terminal.

Westbound buses operate along their regular route.

21A / 21B / 21P Milton / Toronto

From 2 a.m. until 2 p.m. Sunday, June 21, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway and Lake Shore Boulevard West (at the Humber River) and then detour:

eastward along Lake Shore and Harbour Street; and then
northward along Bay Street to the Union Station GO Bus Terminal.

Westbound buses operate along their regular route.

65A Newmarket / Toronto

Southbound buses operate along their regular route.

From 2 a.m. until 2 p.m. Sunday, June 21, northbound buses start their trips at the Union Station bus terminal, then proceed:

southward along Yonge Street;
eastward along Lake Shore Boulevard West and the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway;
northward along Highway 427; and then
eastward along Highway 401 to the Don Valley Parkway / Highway 404,
resuming their regular routes northward along Highway 404.

71 / 71C Stouffville / Toronto

Southbound buses operate along their regular route.

From 2 a.m. until 2 p.m. Sunday, June 21, northbound buses start their trips at the Union Station bus terminal, then proceed:

southward along Yonge Street;
eastward along Lake Shore Boulevard West and the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway;
northward along Highway 427; and then
eastward along Highway 401 to the Don Valley Parkway / Highway 404,
resuming their regular routes northward along Highway 404.

The Food Truck Frenzy also affects service along this route Thursday, June 18.

TTC
6 Bay

Until about noon Sunday, June 21, expect delays from heavy traffic along Queens Quays East and West, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway.

The Redpath Waterfront Festival also affects service along this route Saturday, June 20.

11 Bayview
28 Bayview South

Until about noon Sunday, June 21, expect delays from heavy traffic along Bayview Avenue south of Eglinton Avenue East, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway.

8 Broadview
87 Cosburn

Until about noon Sunday, June 21, expect delays from heavy traffic along Broadview Avenue and O’Connor Drive, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway.

25 Don Mills

Until about noon Sunday, June 21, expect delays from heavy traffic along the route south of Eglinton Avenue East, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway.

505 Dundas

Until about noon Sunday, June 21, expect delays from heavy traffic along Broadview Avenue, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway.

100 Flemingdon Park

Until about noon Sunday, June 21, expect delays from heavy traffic along Broadview Avenue, O’Connor Drive, Pape Avenue, Millwood Road, Overlea Boulevard and Don Mills Road, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway.

504 King

Until about noon Sunday, June 21, expect delays from heavy traffic along King Streets East and West, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway and along Broadview Avenue, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway.

12 Kingston Rd

Until about noon Sunday, June 21, expect delays from heavy traffic along Kingston Road, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway.

56 Leaside

Until about noon Sunday, July 13, expect delays from heavy traffic along Millwood Road and Laird Drive, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway.

62 Mortimer

Until about noon Sunday, June 21, expect delays from heavy traffic along Broadview Avenue, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway.

88 South Leaside

Until about noon Sunday, July 21, expect delays from heavy traffic along Overlea Boulevard, Millwood Road and Laird Drive, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway.

81 Thorncliffe Park

Until about noon Sunday, June 21, expect delays from heavy traffic along Pape Avenue, Millwood Road and Overlea Boulevard, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway.

24 Victoria Park

Until about noon Sunday, June 21, expect delays from heavy traffic along Victoria Park Avenue south of Highway 401, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway.

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