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Weekend events affect transit services,
November 27, 28, 29, 30



Santa Claus Parades and other events in Ajax, Aurora, the Bowmanville area of Clarington, central Hamilton, Markham, Pickering, the Streetsville area of Mississauga, the downtown Toronto, the Waterdown area of Hamilton and the Weston area of Toronto affect transit services this weekend.


The events affect these routes:

Durham Region Transit103B Glenanna / Strouds, 110B West Pickering, 111 East Pickering, 193A Pickering community bus, 193B Pickering community bus, 218 Beach, 218D Beach / Audley South, 222 Audley South, 224 Harwood, 224D Harwood / Lake Driveway, 226 Duffins, 292 Ajax community bus, 293 Ajax community bus, 502 Liberty, 900 PULSE, 916 Rossland, 923 Bayly.

GO Transit65 Newmarket / Toronto, 71 Stouffville / Toronto, 92 Oshawa / Yorkdale.

Hamilton Street Railway5 Delaware, 18 Waterdown.

MiWay9 Rathburn - Miller’s Grove, 10 Bristol - Britannia, 39 Britannia.

Toronto Transit Commission6 Bay, 52 Lawrence West, 59 Maple Leaf, 79 Scarlett Rd, 89 Weston, 102D Markham Rd.

York Region TransitViva blue, Viva purple, 1 Highway 7, 16 16th Avenue, 18 Bur Oak, 32 Aurora South, 33 Wellington, 41 Markham local, 54 Bayview, 98 Yonge, 522 Markham community bus.


The Friday, November 27 event affecting transit service is: the Markham Festival of Lights.

The Saturday, November 28 events affecting transit service are: the Cavalcade of Lights; the Flamborough Santa Claus Parade, the Kinsmen and Kinettes of Pickering Santa Claus Parade; the Markham Santa Claus Parade; Santa’s Magical Parade of Lights (Ajax); and Santa Under the Stars (Aurora).

The Sunday, November 29 events affecting transit service are: the Mississauga Santa Claus Parade; and the Weston Santa Claus Parade.

The Monday, November 30 events affecting transit services are: the Canadian Pacific Railway Holiday Train in Bowmanville; and the Canadian Pacific Railway Holiday Train in Hamilton.


Ajax


Santa’s Magical Parade of Lights

The Town of Ajax is closing

  • Bayly Street West between Mackenzie Avenue and Harwood Avenue South,
  • Station Street, eastbound lanes between Mills Road and Harwood Avenue South,

and the Region of Durham is closing

  • Harwood Avenue South (Regional Road 44) between Station Street / Achilles Road and Bayly Street

and other streets in central Ajax Saturday evening to accommodate the parade.

The parade affects Durham Region Transit service.

292 Ajax community bus
293 Ajax community bus

(DRT has not confirmed this detour routing information. We’ve based this section of the post on information DRT has supplied about this event in previous years.)

From about 6 until 7:30 p.m. Saturday, November 28, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Harwood Avenue South and Gardiner Drive, then detour:

westward along Gardiner and Adams Drives,
south- and westward along Ritchie Avenue;
southward along Westney Road South;
eastward along Fairall and Station Streets;
southward along Mills Road;
westward along Hunt Street;
northward along Dowty Road;
westward along Fairall Street;
south- and eastward along Westney Road South;
northward along Harwood Avenue South;
eastward along Falby Court;
circling around the turn-around at the east end of Falby; and then
westward along Falby to Harwood South,
resuming their regular route southward along Harwood.

Northbound buses reverse the southbound detour routing.

The parade in Pickering also affects buses operating along these routes.

222 Audley South

After 6 p.m. Saturday, November 28, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Bayly Street East and Burcher Road, then detours:

southward along Burcher;
westward along Emperor Street;
southward along Harwood Avenue South; and then
west- and northward along Westney Road South to Bayly West,
resuming their regular route northward along Westney South.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Bayly Street East at Burcher Road and Harwood Avenue South,
  • on Bayly Street West at Commercial Avenue, Woodchester Green and Monarch and Mackenzie Avenues, across from Finley Avenue and at Westney Road South.

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

  • on Burcher Road at Ambassador Street and across from Hurley Road,
  • on Harwood Avenue South beside Ajax Hospital, at Clements Road West, south of Clements Road West and at Westney Road South and
  • on Westney Road South at Clements Road West, north of Shaw Court and at Fuller Road and Bayly Street West.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route to Westney Road South and Bayly Street West, then detours:

south- and eastward along Westney South;
northward along Harwood Avenue South;
eastward along Emperor Street; and then
northward along Burcher Road to Bayly Street East,
resuming their regular route eastward along Bayly East.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops:

  • on Bayly Street West across from Woodchester Green, at Kitney Drive and Harwood Avenue South and
  • on Bayly Street East at Burcher Road.

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

  • on Westney Road South across from Barr Road and at Rands Road and
  • on Harwood Avenue South south of Clements Road West, north of Clements Road West and at Emperor Street.
218 Beach
218D Beach / Audley South

From 6 until 9 p.m. Saturday, November 28, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Bayly Street East and Burcher Road, then detour:

southward along Burcher;
westward along Emperor Street;
southward along Harwood Avenue South; and then
west- and northward along Westney Road South to Fairall Street,
resuming their regular route westward into Ajax GO Station bus terminal.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Bayly Street East at Burcher Road and Harwood Avenue South,
  • on Harwood Avenue South at Kings Crescent [south and north] and Achilles Road and
  • on Fairall Street west of Dowty Road, across from McMaster Avenue and at Westney Road South.

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

  • on Burcher Road at Ambassador Street and across from Hurley Road,
  • on Harwood Avenue South beside Ajax Hospital, at Clements Road West, south of Clements Road West and at Westney Road South and
  • on Westney Road South at Clements Road West, north of Shaw Court and at Fuller Road and Bayly Street West, north of Bayly Street West and across from O’Brien Court.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route to Westney Road South beside Ajax GO Station, then detour:

south- and eastward along Westney South;
northward along Harwood Avenue South; and then
eastward along Emperor Street to Burcher Road,
resuming their regular route southward along Burcher.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Fairall Street east of Westney Road South and McMaster Avenue and at Dowty Road,
  • on Station Street at Mills Road, west of Commercial Avenue and at Harwood Avenue South,
  • on Kings Crescent at Exeter and Churchill Roads, Glenwood Terrace, across from Parry Road,
  • on Burcher Road at Exeter Road, Bayly Street East and Ambassador Street and across from Hurley Road.

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

  • on Westney Road South across from Barr Road and at Rands Road and
  • on Harwood Avenue South south of Clements Road West, north of Clements Road West and at Emperor Street.
221 Central Ajax / Monarch

Until 9 p.m. Saturday, November 28, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Chapman Drive and Kingston Road West, then detour:

south- and westward along Ritchie Drive;
southward along Harwood Avenue South; and then
westward into Ajax GO Station bus terminal,
ending their trips.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Kingston Road West beside #113 Kingston West,
  • on Harwood Avenue South at Gardiner Drive and Ontario Street, south of Brock Street, across from King’s Crescent [north] and at Hunt Street,
  • on Hunt Street west of Harwood Avenue South and at Mills and Dowty Roads,
  • on Monarch Avenue across from Stonewood Street, south of Bayly Street West, across from Centennial Road, beside #556 Monarch and at Clements Road West,
  • on Clements Road West at Finley Avenue and Westney Road South and
  • on Westney Road South north of Shaw Court and at Fuller Road and Bayly Street West, north of Bayly Street West and across from O’Brien Court.
224 Harwood

After 6 p.m. Saturday, November 28, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Harwood Avenue South and Westney Road South / Dreyer Drive, then detour:

west- and northward along Westney South; and then
westward into Ajax GO Station bus terminal,
ending their trips.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Harwood Avenue South north of Clements Road East, at Emperor Avenue, Bayly Street East and Kings Crescent [south],
  • on Hunt Street west of Harwood Avenue and at Mills Road and
  • on Fairall Street west of Dowty Road, across from McMaster Avenue and at Westney Road South.

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

  • on Burcher Road at Ambassador Street and across from Hurley Road,
  • on Harwood Avenue South beside Ajax Hospital, at Clements Road West, south of Clements Road West and at Westney Road South and
  • on Westney Road South at Clements Road West, north of Shaw Court and at Fuller Road and Bayly Street West, north of Bayly Street West and across from O’Brien Court.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route to Westney Road South beside Ajax GO Station, then detour:

south- and eastward along Westney South;
northward along Harwood Avenue South;
eastward along Emperor Street; and then
southward along Burcher Road and Clements Road East to Dreyer Drive,
resuming their regular route eastward along Dreyer.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Fairall Street east of Westney Road South and McMaster Avenue and at Dowty Road,
  • on Hunt Street east of Monarch Avenue and at Harwood Avenue South,
  • on Harwood Avenue South across from Kings Crescent [south], at Bayly Street West, across from Falby Court, south of Emperor Avenue, at Clements Road West, beside the walkway to Frazer Road and at Westney Road South and
  • on Dreyer Drive east of Parker Crescent [east] and at Everett Road.

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

  • on Westney Road South across from Barr Road and at Rands Road,
  • on Harwood Avenue South south of Clements Road West, north of Clements Road West and at Emperor Street,
  • on Burcher Road south of Emperor Street and at Clements Road East and
  • on Clements Road East across from Taylor Road and at Gamon Street, Preston Court and Dreyer Drive.
224D Harwood / Lake Driveway

Inbound buses operate along their regular route.

Until 9 p.m. Saturday, November 28, outbound buses operate along their regular route to Westney Road South beside Ajax GO Station, then detour:

south- and eastward along Westney South to Harwood Avenue South,
resuming their regular route eastward along Dreyer Drive.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Fairall Street east of Westney Road South and McMaster Avenue and at Dowty Road,
  • on Hunt Street east of Monarch Avenue and at Harwood Avenue South,
  • on Harwood Avenue South across from Kings Crescent [south], at Bayly Street West, across from Falby Court, south of Emperor Avenue, at Clements Road West, beside the walkway to Frazer Road and at Westney Road South.

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

  • on Westney Road South across from Barr Road and at Rands Road.
916 Rossland

From about 6 until 9 p.m. Saturday, November 28, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Harwood Avenue South and Kingston Road, then detour:

westward along Kingston Road West;
southward along Westney Road South; and then
westward into Ajax GO Station bus terminal,
ending their trips.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Harwood Avenue South at Gardiner Drive and Ontario Street, south of Brock Street, across from King’s Crescent [north] and at Hunt Street,
  • on Hunt Street west of Harwood Avenue South and at Mills and Dowty Roads,
  • on Fairall Street west of Dowty Road, across from McMaster Avenue and at Westney Road South.

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

  • on Kingston Road West west of Harwood Avenue South, beside #184 Kingston West, at Chapman Drive and beside #326 Kingston West
  • on Westney Road South at Bramwell Drive and across from Fairall Street.

Eastbound buses reverse the westbound detour routing.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Fairall Street east of Westney Road South and McMaster Avenue and at Dowty Road,
  • on Hunt Street east of Monarch Avenue and at Harwood Avenue South and
  • on Harwood Avenue South at King’s Crescent [north] and Achilles Road and at Oak, Doric and Mandrake Streets.

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

  • on Kingston Road West at Ritchie Drive and beside #113 Kingston West.

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Aurora


Santa Under the Stars

The Region of York and the Town of Aurora are closing

  • Yonge Street (Regional Road 1) between St. John’s Sideroad and Orchard Heights Boulevard / Batson Drive from 3 until 5 p.m. and
  • Yonge Street (Regional Road 1) between Orchard Heights and Industrial Boulevards from 5 until 8 p.m. Saturday

to accommodate the parade.

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

GO Transit
65 Newmarket / Toronto bus

From 3 until 8 p.m. Saturday, November 28, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge Street and St. John’s Sideroad, then detour:

eastward along St. John’s;
southward along Industrial Parkways North and South; and then
westward into Aurora GO Station bus loop,
resuming their regular route.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yonge Street beside St. Andrew’s College, south of Orchard Heights Drive, across from Valhalla Court, south of Aurora Heights Drive and across from Centre Street.

Northbound buses reverse the southbound detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yonge Street north of Wellington Street East, at Mark Street, Valhalla Court and Batson Street and across from St. Andrew’s College.
York Region Transit
54 Bayview

From 5 until 8 p.m. on Saturday, November 28, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Wellington Street East and Wells Street, then detour:

southward along Wells;
westward along Moseley Street;
northward along Victoria Street to Wellington,
ending their trips.

Southbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on Victoria Street, south of Wellington Street East.

Northbound buses start their trips on Victoria Street at Wellington Street East, then proceed:

along their regular route, eastward along Wellington.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Victoria Street, south of Wellington Street East,
  • on Church Street at Yonge Street and
  • on Wellington Street East, west of Yonge Street.
Viva blue

From 3 until 8 p.m. Saturday, November 28, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge Street and St. John’s Sideroad, then detour:

eastward along St. John’s Sideroad East;
southward along Industrial Boulevards North; and then
westward along Wellington Street East to Yonge,
resuming their regular route southward along Yonge.

Southbound buses skip the Orchard Heights andWellington vivastations.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge Street and Orchard Heights Boulevard / Batson Drive, then detour:

eastward along Batson;
northward along Old Yonge Street; and then
westward along St. John’s Sideroad East to Yonge,
resuming their regular route northward along Yonge.

Northbound buses skip the Henderson, Golf Links, Wellington and Orchard Heights vivastations.

33 Wellington

From 5 until 8 p.m. Saturday, November 28, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Wellington Street East and Wells Street, then detour:

southward along Wells;
westward along Moseley Street;
northward along Victoria Street to Wellington,
ending their trips.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Wellington Street West across from George Street and at Haida and McDonald Drives.

Eastbound buses start their trips on Victoria Street at Wellington Street East, then proceed:

along their regular route, eastward along Wellington.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Wellington Street West at McDonald Drive,
  • on McDonald Drive at Haida Drive,
  • on Haida Drive at Wellington Street West,
  • on Wellington Street West at George and Yonge Streets and
  • on Wellington Street East, west of Yonge Street.
98 Yonge

From 3 until 8 p.m. Saturday, November 28, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge Street and St. John’s Sideroad, then detour:

eastward along St. John’s;
southward along Industrial Boulevard to Yonge,
resuming their regular route southward along Yonge.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yonge Street at St. Andrew’s College, south of Orchard Heights Boulevard, across from Valhalla Court, south of Aurora Heights Drive and across from Centre and Church Street.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge Street and Orchard Heights Boulevard / Batson Drive, then detour:

eastward along Batson;
northward along Old Yonge Street; and then
westward along St. John’s Sideroad East to Yonge,
resuming their regular route northward along Yonge.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yonge Street north of Wellington Street East, at Mark Street and Valhalla Court, south of Batson Drive and north of Batson.

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Bowmanville


Canadian Pacific Railway’s Holiday Train

The Municipality of Clarington is closing

  • Scugog Street North at Wellington Street West

Monday afternoon to accommodate the train’s annual visit to support local foodbanks.

Durham Region Transit is likely detouring buses, while the intersection is closed, but has not confirmed detour-routing information.

502 Liberty

(DRT has not confirmed detour-routing information. We’ve based this post on information DRT supplied about this event in previous years.)

From 2 until 5 p.m. Monday, November 30, buses operate along their regular route to Scugog Street North and Longworth Avenue, then detour:

westward along Longworth;
southward along Regional Road 57;
eastward along King Street West; and then
northward along Scugog Street North to Church Street West,
resuming their regular route eastward along Church West.

Buses skip their regular stops

  • on Scugog Street North south of Longworth Avenue and Jackman Street and across from Odell Street.

Clarington

See Bowmanville.


Hamilton


Canadian Pacific Railway’s Holiday Train

The City of Hamilton is closing

  • Gage Avenue South between Cumberland Avenue and Lawrence Road and
  • Lawrence Road between Ottawa Street South and Gage Avenue South

Monday evening to accommodate the train’s annual visit to support local foodbanks.

The Hamilton Street Railway is detouring bus services while the streets are closed.

5 Delaware

From 6 until 9:30 p.m. Monday, November 30, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Justine Avenue and Ottawa Street South, then detour:

northward along Ottawa South;
westward along Main and King Streets South; and then
southward along Gage Avenue South to Maplewood Avenue,
resuming their regular route westward along Maplewood.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Justine Avenue at Balmoral Avenue South,
  • on Lawrence Road at Rosslyn Avenue South, Rothsay Avenue, beside Gage Park and #50 Lawrence and
  • on Gage Avenue South across from Cumberland Avenue and #194 Gage South.

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

  • on Ottawa Street South north of Maple Avenue,
  • on Main Street East at Balmoral Avenue North and Kensington Avenue,
  • on King Street East at Belview Avenue and East Bend Avenue North.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Maplewood Avenue and Gage Avenue South, then detour:

northward along Gage South;
eastward along Main Street East; and then
southward along Ottawa Street South to Justine Avenue,
resuming their regular route eastward along Justine.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Gage Avenue South beside #194 Gage South and at Cumberland Avenue,
  • on Lawrence Road across from #50 Lawrence, Gage Park and Rothsay Avenue,
  • on Rosslyn Avenue South at Justine Avenue,
  • on Justine Avenue at Balmoral Avenue South and Ottawa Street South.

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

  • on Main Street East across from East Bend and Glendale Avenues South, at King Street East (“The Delta”), Balmoral Avenue South and Ottawa Street South and
  • on Ottawa Street South at Maple Avenue.

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Markham


Markham events include the Markham Festival of Lights](#marlights) (November 28); and the Markham Santa Claus Parade (November 29).


Markham Festival of Lights

The Region of York and the City of Markham are closing

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

Friday afternoon and evening for the annual event.

The Toronto Transit Commission is likely detouring bus service while the street is closed, but has not confirmed detour-routing information.

102D Markham Rd

(The TTC has not confirmed this detour-routing information. We’ve based this post on information the TTC has supplied about this event in previous years.)

From 3 until 10 p.m. Friday, November 27, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Main Street North Markham and 16th Avenue, then detour:

eastward along 16th;
southward along Ninth Line; and then
eastward along Highway 7 to Main,
resuming their regular route southward along Main South.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Markham Road at 16th Avenue and
  • on Main Street North at Springfield and Station Streets, Bullock Drive, south of Robinson Street and at Highway 7.

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

  • on 16th Avenue at Fincham Avenue, across from Williamson Road, at Mintleaf Gate, across from Chancery Road and Albert Paterson Drive and at Ninth Line,
  • on Ninth Line at Tiers Gate, Fincham Avenue, across from Cornell Park Avenue and at Merlin Gate, Church Street, Rose Way and Highway 7 and
  • on Highway 7 west of Ninth Line and at Wooten Way North and Wiseman and Albert Streets.

Northbound buses reverse the southbound detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Main Street North across from Thompson Court and at Robinson Street, Parkway Avenue and Ramona Boulevard, across from Springdale Street and at 16th Avenue.

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

  • on Highway 7 east of Main Street South, at Cosburn Road, Christman Court and Wooten Way South,
  • on Ninth Line across from Rose Way, at Church Street and Cornell Park Avenue, across from Fincham Avenue and at White’s Hill Avenue and
  • on 16th Avenue west of Ninth Line, at Alfred Paterson Drive, Chancery Road, Swan Lake Boulevard and Williamson Road, across from Fincham Avenue and at Markham Road.

The Markham Santa Claus Parade also affects service along this route.

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Markham Santa Claus Parade

The Region of York and the City of Markham are closing

  • Bullock Drive between Main Street North and Snider Drive from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.,
  • Highway 7 between Ninth Line and Main Street from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.
  • Main Street North Markham (Regional Road 68) between Bur Oak Avenue and Highway 7 from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. and between Bullock Drive / Parkway Avenue and Highway 7 from 1 until 10 p.m.
  • Parkway Avenue between George and Main Streets from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. and
  • 16th Avenue (Regional Road 73) between Fincham and Mingay Avenues from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.,

Saturday morning to accommodate the parade and the Main Street Markham Business Improvement Association’s day-long festival, which follows the parade.

GO Transit, the TTC and York Region Transit are detouring bus services during the events.

GO Transit
71 / 71B Stouffville bus

(GO has not confirmed detour-routing information. We’ve based this post on information that GO has supplied about this event in previous years.)

From about 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 28, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Mount Joy GO Station, then proceed:

westward along Bur Oak Avenue; and then
southward along McCowan Road to Bullock Drive,
resuming their regular route westward along Bullock.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Main Street North Markham at 16th Avenue and beside the Markham GO Station and
  • on Bullock Drive across from Laidlaw Boulevard and at McCowan Road.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Bullock Drive and McCowan Road, then detour:

northward along McCowan; and then
eastward along Bur Oak Avenue to Mount Joy GO Station,
resuming their regular route northward along Anderson Avenue.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Bullock Drive, east of McCowan Road and at Laidlaw Boulevard and
  • on Main Street North Markham at Ramona Boulevard (across from Markham GO Station) and 16th Avenue.
Toronto Transit Commission
102D Markham Rd

From about 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 28, southbound buses start their trips on Rouge Street east of Main Street South Markham, then proceed:

along their regular route southward along Main South.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Castlemore Avenue at Markham Road / Main Street North,
  • on Main Street North at Bur Oak, Edward Jeffreys and 16th Avenues and Springdale Street beside the Markham GO Station, south of Robinson Street and at Highway 7 and
  • on Main Street South south of Highway 7.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Main Street South and Mill Street, then detour:

east- and southward along Mill; and then
westward along Rouge Street to Main South,
ending their trips.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Main Street North, north of Highway 7, across from Thompson Court, at Robinson Street, Parkway Avenue, Ramona Boulevard (across from Markham GO Station), across from Springdale Street, at 16th Avenue, north of 16th, across from Edward Jeffreys Avenue and at Bur Oak Avenue,
  • on Anderson Street, north of Bur Oak Avenue and south of Castlemore Avenue and
  • on Castlemore Avenue at Markham Road / Main Street North.

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The Markham Festival of Lights also affects service along this route.

York Region Transit
18 Bur Oak

From 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 28, expect delays at Bur Oak Avenue and Markham Road.

1 Highway 7

From 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 28, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Highway 7 and Ninth Line, then detour:

southward along Ninth Line and the Box Grove Bypass;
westward along 14th Avenue; and then
northward along McCowan Road to Highway 7,
resuming their regular route westward along Highway 7.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Highway 7 at Ninth Line, west of Ninth Line, at Wooten Way North and Wideman and Albert Streets, west of Main Street North, at Windridge Crescent, Galsworthy Drive, Robinson Street and Laidlaw Boulevard.

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

  • on Ninth Line at Delmark Boulevard, south of Highway 407 and at the Box Grove Bypass,
  • on the Box Grove Bypass across from Oakborough Road and Rizal Avenue,
  • on 14th Avenue at Chatelaine Drive, west of Horsmann Street, at Markham Road, across from Old 14th Avenue, at Canfield Drive, across from Middlefield Road and Featherstone and Coppard Avenues and at McCowan Road and
  • on McCowan Road north of 14th Avenue, across from South Unionville Avenue and at Southdale Drive.

Eastbound buses reverse the westbound detour routing.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Highway 7 east of McCowan Road, at Conservation Avenue, Robinson Street, Ovida Boulevard and Milne Lane, east of Main Street South, at Cosburn Road, Christman Court, Wooten Way South and east of Wooten Way South.

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

  • on McCowan Road across from Southdale Drive and at South Unionville Avenue,
  • on 14th Avenue at Coppard and Featherstone Avenues and Middlefield Road, across from Canfield Drive, at Old 14th Avenue, east of Markham Road, across from Horsmann Street and at Boxwood Crescent,
  • on the Box Grove Bypass at Rizal Avenue, Oakborough Road and Copper Creek Drive and
  • on Ninth Line at Highway 407, Kenilworth Gate and Highway 7.
522 Markham community bus

(YRT has not confirmed the detour routing this year. This post describes how it detoured buses in previous years during this event.)

From 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 28, buses operate along their regular route to Loblaws, then detour:

southward along McCowan Road;
eastward along 14th Avenue; and then
northward along Ninth Line to Highway 7,
resuming their regular route northward along Ninth.

After 1:30 p.m., buses operate eastward along Highway 7 to Ninth Line.

41 Markham local

From 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 28, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Parkway Avenue and Paramount Road, then detour:

northward along Paramount;
west- and northward along Fincham Avenue;
eastward along 16th Avenue;
northward along Williamson Road;
westward along Bur Oak Avenue;
southward along Mingay Avenue and Stone Mason Drive; and then
east- and southward along Raymerville to Snider Drive;
resuming their regular route eastward along Raymerville.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Parkway Avenue at Main Street North Markham,
  • on Bullock Drive at Snider Drive and
  • on Snider Drive across from Backus Court and at Raymerville Drive.

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

  • on Williamson Road across from Maple Ridge Crescent and at Park Place Drive,
  • on Bur Oak Avenue at Markham Road and Hammersley and Fred MacLaren Boulevards,
  • on Mingay Avenue at Edward Jeffreys Avenue, across from Mead Terrace, at Golden Meadow Drive [south] and 16th Avenue,
  • on Raymerville Drive east of Tailor Street, at Cobbler Crescent and Sanderling Drive.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Stone Mason Drive and 16th Avenue, then proceed:

northward along Mingay Avenue;
eastward along Bur Oak Avenue;
southward along Willamson Road; and then
westward along 16th Avenue to Fincham Avenue,
resuming their regular route southward along Fincham.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on 16th Avenue at Quarry Stone Drive, Main Street North Markham and Fincham Avenue.

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

  • on Mingay Avenue across from Golden Meadow Drive [south], at Mead Terrace and Edward Jeffreys and Bur Oak Avenues,
  • on Bur Oak Avenue at Fred MacLaren and Hammersley Boulevards, Markham Road, across from Anderson Avenue (beside Mount Joy GO Station) and at Williamson Road,
  • on Williamson Road at Miramar Drive, south of Forest Valley Road and at 16th Avenue.
16 16th Avenue

From 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 28, westbound buses operate along their regular route to 16th Avenue and Williamson Road, then detour:

northward along Williamson;
westward along Bur Oak Avenue; and then
southward along Mingay Avenue to 16th,
resuming their regular route westward along 16th.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on 16th Avenue across from Fincham Avenue, at Main Street North Markham, across from Quarry Stone Drive and at Mingay Avenue.

Eastbound buses reverse the westbound detour routing.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on 16th Avenue at Quarry Stone Drive, Main Street North Markham and Fincham Avenue.

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

  • on Mingay Avenue across from Golden Meadow Drive [south], at Mead Terrace and Edward Jeffreys and Bur Oak Avenues,
  • on Bur Oak Avenue at Fred MacLaren and Hammersley Boulevards, Markham Road, across from Anderson Avenue (beside Mount Joy GO Station) and at Williamson Road,
  • on Williamson Road at Miramar Drive, south of Forest Valley Road and at 16th Avenue.
Viva purple

From 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 28, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Highway 7 East and Ninth Line, then detour:

southward along Ninth Line and the Box Grove Bypass;
eastward along 14th Avenue; and then
northward along McCowan Road to Highway 7
resuming their regular route westward along Highway 7.

Westbound buses skip the Wooten Way, Main Street Markham and Galsworthy vivastations.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Highway 7 and Main Street Markham, then detour:

southward along Main Street South;
eastward along 14th Avenue; and then
northward along the Box Grove Bypass and Ninth Line to Highway 7,
resuming their regular route northward along Ninth.

Eastbound buses skip the McCowan, Galsworthy, Main Street Markham and Wooten Way vivastations.


Mississauga

See Streetsville


Pickering


Kinsmen and Kinette Club of Pickering Santa Claus Parade

The City of Pickering is closing

  • Dixie Road North between Silverthorn Square and Rambleberry Avenue and
  • Glenanna Road between Dixie Road and Pickering Parkway

Saturday morning to accommodate the annual parade.

Durham Region Transit and GO Transit are detouring bus service during the event.

DRT
292 Ajax community bus
293 Ajax community bus

(DRT has not confirmed this detour-routing information. We’ve based this post on information DRT has supplied about this event in previous years.)

From about 10 until 11:30 a.m. Saturday, November 29, southbound buses start their trips at the east end of Diefenbaker Court, then proceed:

westward along Diefenbaker; and then
northward along Valley Farm Road South to Kingston Road,
resuming their regular route eastward along Kingston.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Kingston and Valley Farm Roads, then detour:

southward along Valley Farm; and then
eastward along Diefenbaker Court to a turn-around at the end of the street,
ending their trips.

The parade in Ajax also affects service along these routes.

923 Bayly

From about 8 a.m. until 1 p.m., westbound buses operate along their regular route to Liverpool Road and Pickering Parkway, then detour:

northward along Liverpool to Kingston Road,
resuming their regular route westward along Kingston.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Glenanna Road north of Pickering Parkway and at The Esplanade North and
  • on Kingston Road west of Glenanna Road.

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

  • on Liverpool Road at Kingston Road.

Eastbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Kingston Road at Glenanna Road,
  • on Glenanna Road across from The Esplanade and
  • on Pickering Parkway at Pickering Parkway Terminal.

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

  • on Liverpool Road south of Kingston Road.
111 East Pickering clockwise

From about 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 29, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Pickering Parkway and Valley Farm Road, then detour:

westward along Pickering to Glenanna Road,
resuming their regular route westward along Pickering.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Valley Farm Road across from The Esplanade North,
  • on The Esplanade North beside #1292 Esplanade North and
  • on Glenanna Drive across from The Esplanade North.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route to Kingston and Dixie Roads, then detour:

westward along Kingston;
northward along Fairport Road; and then
eastward along Finch Avenue to Dixie Road,
resuming their regular route northward along Dixie.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Dixie Road at Glen Eden Court, Culross Avenue, Glenanna Road, Ridgewood Court and Finch Avenue.

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

  • on Kingston Road at Fairport Road,
  • on Fairport Road at Bonita Avenue and Glenanna Road and
  • on Finch Avenue at Huntsmill Drive, across from Duncannon and Lynn Heights Drives and at Dixie Road.
111 East Pickering counterclockwise

From about 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 29, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Kingston and Liverpool Roads, then detour:

southward along Liverpool;
eastward along Pickering Parkway;
northward along Valley Farm Road; and then
eastward along Diefenbaker Court to the east end of Diefenbaker,
ending their trips.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Kingston Road at Glenanna Road,
  • on Glenanna Road across from The Esplanade North and
  • on Pickering Parkway at Pickering Parkway Terminal.

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

  • on Liverpool Road south of Kingston Road and
  • on Diefenbaker Court east of Valley Farm Road.

Outbound buses start their trips on Diefenbaker Court east of Valley Farm Road, then proceed:

westward along Diefenbaker to Valley Farm,
resuming their regular route southward along Valley Farm.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Pickering Parkway at Pickering Parkway Terminal and at Liverpool Road,
  • on Liverpool Road at Kingston Road,
  • on Kingston Road at Glenanna Road,
  • on Glenanna Road across from The Esplanade North and
  • on The Esplanade North at Valley Farm Road.

Instead outbound buses pick up passengers at a temporary stop

  • on Diefenbaker Court east of Valley Farm Road.
103B Glenanna / Strouds

From about 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 29, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Strouds Lane and Fairport Road, then detour:

northward along Fairport;
eastward along Finch Avenue;
southward along Valley Farm Road; and then
eastward along Pickering Parkway to Liverpool Road,
resuming their regular route southward along Liverpool.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Fairport Road at Bonita Avenue and Glenanna Road,
  • on Glenanna Road at Brookshire Square and Heathside Crescent, west of Rawlings Avenue, at Listowell Crescent, across from Bowler Drive and at Glendale Drive and
  • on Liverpool Road at Kingston Road and south of Kingston Road.

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

  • on Finch Avenue at Huntsmill Drive, across from Duncannon and Lynn Heights Drives, at Dixie Road, east of Bowler Drive and at Liverpool, Rosefield and Valley Farm Roads
  • on Valley Farm Road south of Finch Avenue and at Fieldlight Boulevard and
  • on Pickering Parkway at Pickering Parkway Terminal.

Outbound buses reverse the inbound detour routing.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Liverpool Road at Kingston Road and beside #1851 Liverpool,
  • on Glenanna Road at Glendale Drive, across from Bronte Square and Listowell Crescent, at Echo Point Court, across from Heathside Crescent and at Huntsmill Drive and Fairport Road and
  • on Fairport Road south of Glenanna Road, at Voyager Avenue and Strouds Lane.

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

  • on Valley Farm Road across from The Esplanade North, at Avonmore Square and beside #s 1909 and 1971 Valley Farm,
  • on Finch Avenue west of Valley Farm Road, at Rosefield Road and Forest Park Drive, across from Glendale Drive, at Maple Ridge Drive, Dixie Road, Lynn Heights Drive, west of Duncannon Drive and at Fairport Road
900 PULSE

From about 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 29, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Kingston Road and Valley Farm Road, then proceed:

northward along Valley Farm;
westward along Finch Avenue; and then
southward along Fairport Road to Kingston,
resuming their regular route westward along Kingston.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Kingston Road west of Valley Farm and Glenanna Roads, Glendale Drive and Walnut Lane and at Dixie and Fairport Roads.

Eastbound buses reverse the westbound detour routing.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on Kingston Road across from Fairport and Dixie Roads, Walnut Lane and Glendale Drive and at Glenanna Road.
193A Pickering community bus

Westbound buses operate along their regular route.

From about 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 29, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Pickering Parkway and Glenanna Road, then detour:

eastward along Pickering;
northward along Valley Farm Roads South and North; and then
westward along Finch Avenue to Liverpool Road North,
resuming their regular route westward along Finch.

193B Pickering community bus

From about 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 29, westbound buses operate along regular route to Faylee Crescent [south] and Fieldlight Boulevard, then proceed:

eastward along Fieldlight;
southward along Valley Farm North and South; and then
westward along Pickering Parkway to Glenanna Road;
resuming their regular route westward along Pickering.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Pickering Parkway and the Pickering Town Centre north access road, then detour:

eastward along Pickering to Glenanna Road,
resuming their regular route eastward along Pickering.

110B West Pickering

From about 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, November 29, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Valley Farm Road and Fieldlight Boulevard, then detour:

southward along Valley Farm; and then
eastward along Diefenbaker Court to the east end of Diefenbaker,
ending their trips.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Fieldlight Boulevard west of Lodge Road, at Poppy Lane, Rosefield Road, Faylee Crescent [north], Brands Court and Glenanna Road,
  • on Glenanna Road at Kingston Road and across from The Esplanade North and
  • on Pickering Parkway at Pickering Parkway Terminal.

Instead, inbound buses drop off passengers at a stop

  • on Diefenbaker Court east of Valley Farm Road.

Outbound buses reverse the inbound detour routing.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Pickering Parkway at Pickering Parkway Terminal and at Liverpool Road,
  • on Liverpool Road at Kingston Road and north of Kingston Road,
  • on Fieldlight Boulevard at Brands Court, across from Faylee Crescent [north] and at Rosefield, Glenview and Valley Farm Road.

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

  • on Diefenbaker Court east of Valley Farm Road and
  • on Valley Farm Road across from The Esplanade North, at Avonmore Square and beside #1909 Valley Farm.
GO Transit
92 Oshawa / Yorkdale

From 10 a.m. until noon Saturday, November 29, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Kingston and Valley Farm Roads, then detour:

southward along Valley Farm Road South;
westward along Pickering Parkway; and then
northward along Liverpool Road South to Kingston,
resuming their regular route westward along Kingston.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Kingston Road west of Glenanna Road.

Eastbound buses reverse the westbound detour routing.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Kingston Road at Glenanna Road.

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Streetsville


Mississauga Santa Claus Parade

The Region of Peel is closing

  • Britannia Road West (Regional Road 3) between Erin Mills Parkway and Queen Street Streetsville and

The City of Mississauga is closing:

  • Queen Street South Streetsville and Mississauga Road between Britannia Road West and Erin Centre Boulevard

Sunday morning and afternoon to accommodate the Streetsville Business Improvement Area’s annual parade.

MiWay is detouring buses during the event.

10 Bristol - Britannia

From about 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Sunday, November 29, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Britannia Road West and Erin Mills Parkway, then detour:

northward along Erin Mills and Mississauga Road;
eastward along Argentia Road;
southward along Creditview Road; and then
westward along Britannia to River Grove Avenue,
resuming their regular route southward along River Grove.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Britannia Road West west of Turney Drive, at Turney, Joymar and Brookside Drives, at Arch Road, Joseph Street and River Grove Avenue.

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

  • on Erin Mills Parkway across from Windwood Drive and north of Millcreek Drive,
  • on Mississauga Road north of Erin Mills Parkway,
  • on Argentia Road east of Mississauga Road, at Kitimat Road, east of Kitimat Road, at Kinsmen Gate, across from Campobello Road [east] and at Creditview Road,
  • on Creditview Road at Falconer Drive and Kenninghall Boulevard and
  • on Britannia Road West west of Creditview Road.

Westbound buses reverse the eastbound detour routing.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Britannia Road West west of River Grove Avenue, at Ellesboro Drive and Queen Street Streetsville, across Brookside, Joymar and Turney Drives and at Erin Mills Parkway.

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

  • on Creditview Road north of Britannia Road West at Kenninghall Crescent and across from Falconer Drive,
  • on Argentia Road at Campobello Road [east], west of Campobello Road [west] [2 stops], at Kitimat Road and east of Mississauga Road and
  • on Erin Mills Parkway south of Windwood Drive and at Britannia Road West.

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

39 Britannia

From about 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Sunday, November 29, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Britannia Road West and Erin Mills Parkway, then detour;

northward along Erin Mills and Mississauga Road; and then
eastward along Argentia Road to Creditview Road,
resuming their regular route southward along Creditview.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Britannia Road West, west of Turney Drive, at Turney, Joymar and Brookside Drives, Arch Road, Joseph Street and River Grove Avenue.

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

  • on Erin Mills Parkway across from Windwood Drive and north of Millcreek Drive,
  • on Mississauga Road north of Erin Mills Parkway,
  • on Argentia Road east of Mississauga Road, at Kitimat Road, east of Kitimat Road, at Kinsmen Gate, across from Campobello Road [east] and at Creditview Road and
  • on Creditview Road at Falconer Drive and Kenninghall Boulevard.

Westbound buses reverse the eastbound detour routing.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Britannia Road West, west of River Grove Avenue, at Ellesboro Drive and Queen Street Streetsville, across from Brookside, Joymar and Turney Drives and at Erin Mills Parkway.

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

  • on Creditview Road north of Britannia Road West at Kenninghall Crescent and across from Falconer Drive,
  • on Argentia Road at Campobello Road [east], west of Campobello Road [west] [2 stops], at Kitimat Road and east of Mississauga Road and
  • on Erin Mills Parkway south of Windwood Drive and at Britannia Road West.

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

9 Rathburn - Miller’s Grove

From about 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Sunday, November 29, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Vista Drive and Thomas Street, then detour:

westward along Thomas;
southward along Erin Mills Parkway;
eastward along Erin Centre Boulevard to Mississauga Road,
resuming their regular route southward along Mississauga.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Thomas Street at Hillside Drive, across from Joymar and Emby Drives and at Queen Street South Streetsville,
  • on Queen Street South at Barry Avenue, across from Beech Street, at Old Station Road, opposite Reid Drive and
  • on Mississauga Road at Erin Centre Boulevard.

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

  • on Thomas Street at Wareham Drive and Erin Mills Parkway and
  • on Erin Mills Parkway south of Thomas Street and Banfield Road and north of Erin Centre Boulevard.

Westbound buses reverse the eastbound detour routing.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Queen Street South Streetsville at Reid Drive, across from Old Station Road and at Beech and Old Pine Streets and
  • on Thomas Street across from Victoria Street and at Joymar and Gaffney Drives.

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

  • on Erin Mills Parkway north of Erin Centre Boulevard and at McFarren Boulevard and
  • on Thomas Street at Highbank and Northrise Roads,

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


Toronto

See also Weston.


Cavalcade of Lights

The City of Toronto is closing

  • Bay Street between Dundas and Queen Streets West

Saturday evening to accommodate the event.

The Toronto Transit Commission is detouring bus service while the street is closed.

6 Bay

From 7 until 11 p.m. Saturday, November 28, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Bay Street and Dundas Street West, then detour:

westward along Dundas West;
southward along University Avenue; and then
eastward along Adelaide Street West to Bay,
resuming their regular route southward along Bay.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Bay Street at Hagerman Street, Nathan Phillips Square and Queen Street West, south of Richmond Street West and at Adelaide Street West.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Bay Street and Richmond Street West, then detour:

westward along Richmond West;
northward along University Avenue; and then
eastward along Dundas Street West to Bay,
resuming their regular route northward along Bay.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Bay Street at Queen Street West and Albert Street, across from Hagerman Street and at Dundas Street West.

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Waterdown


Flamborough Santa Claus Parade

The City of Hamilton is closing:

  • Hamilton Street between Parkside Drive and Dundas Street,
  • *Dundas Street * between Hamilton and Main Streets,
  • Main Street North between Dundas Street and Parkside Drive and
  • Parkside Drive between Main Street North and Hamilton Street

Saturday evening to accommodate the annual parade.

The Hamilton Street Railway is detouring buses, while the streets are closed.

18 Waterdown

After 5:30 p.m. Saturday, November 28, the HSR splits the route into two separate routes:

  • 18E Waterdown East shuttle; and
  • 18W Waterdown West shuttle.

After 5:30 p.m., these stops have no transit service:

  • on Dundas Street, eastbound, at Dennis Avenue, east of Bayview Avenue and Hamilton Street South and at Main Street South,
  • on Dundas Street, westbound, at Pamela Street, across from the Burke Drive walkway, at 1st Street, at Main Street North and west of Mill and Hamilton Streets North,
  • on Parkside Drive, eastbound, east of Braeheid Avenue, at Keewaydin Street, Hamilton Street North, east of Mill Street North, at Boulding Avenue and Spring Creek Drive,
  • on Parkside Drive, westbound, west of Hamilton Street North, across from Keewaydin Street, at Wimberley Avenue and Mosaic Drive,
  • on Hollybush Drive at Chatsworth Crescent [north], across from Ryan’s Way and at Dundas Street and
  • on Spring Creek Drive, southbound, south of Niska Drive and at Dundas Street.

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18E Waterdown East shuttle

Buses start their trips at Aldershot GO Station and proceed along the regular route to Mill Street South and Dundas Street, then detour:

eastward along Dundas;
southward along Burke Drive;
loop around the cul-de-sac at the south end of Burke;
northward along Burke;
eastward along Dundas;
northward along Spring Creek Drive;
westward along Parkside Drive; and then
southward along Mill Street North to Dundas Street,
resuming their regular route southward along Mill South.

18W Waterdown West shuttle

Buses start their trips at Aldershot GO Station and proceed along the regular route to Mill Street South and Griffin Street, then detour:

westward along Griffin Street;
northward along Main Street South;
westward along Barton Street;
southward along Hamilton Street;
westward along Orchard Drive;
northward along Howard Boulevard;
westward along Dundas Street;
southward along the Walmart access road;
looping around Walmart;
northward along the Walmart access road and Clappison Avenue;
westward along Horseshoe Crescent;
loop around the cul-de-sac at the west end of Horseshoe Crescent;
eastward along Horseshoe;
southward along Clappison;
eastward along Dundas;
northward along Hollybush Avenue;
eastward along Parkside Drive;
southward along Braeheid Avenue and Riley Street;
eastward along Dundas;
southward along Howard;
eastward along Orchard;
southward along Hamilton;
eastward along Barton;
southward along Main South; and then
eastward along Griffin to Mill South,
resuming their regular route southward along Mill.

Buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Griffin Street west of Mill Street South.

Weston


Weston Santa Claus Parade

The City of Toronto is closing

  • Weston Road between St. Phillips Road and Church Street while parade organizers and participants form the parade and then
  • Weston Road between Church Street and Sidney Belsey Crescent during the parade.

The City closes both parts of Weston on Sunday afternoon to accommodate the Weston Village Business Improvement Area’s annual event.

The TTC is detouring bus service while the street is closed.

52 Lawrence West

From 2 until 4 p.m. Sunday, November 29, eastbound buses serving the 52A and 52D branches operate along their regular route to Scarlett Road and Lawrence Avenue East, then detour:

southward along Scarlett;
eastward along Eglinton Avenue West; and then
northward along Jane Street to Lawrence West,
resuming their regular route eastward along Lawrence.

Eastbound buses serving the 52G branch operate along their regular route to Lawrence Avenue West and Scarlett Road, then detour:

southward along Scarlett;
eastward along Eglinton Avenue West; and then
northward along Jane Street to Lawrence West,
resuming their regular route eastward along Lawrence.

Eastbound buses serving all branches skip their regular stops

  • on Lawrence Avenue West at Hickory Tree and Weston Roads, across from Ralph Street and at Pine and Jane Streets.

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

  • on Scarlett Road at Yorkleigh Avenue, across from, and south of Raymore Drive, Alma Drive, Saxony Crescent, Chapman Road, LaRose Avenue and Richview Road,
  • on Eglinton Avenue West across from, and west of, Emmett Avenue,
  • on Jane Street north of Eglinton Avenue West, Cornell Avenue, Weston Road, Trethewey Drive, Harding Avenue and Lawrence Avenue West.

Westbound buses reverse the eastbound detour routings.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Lawrence Avenue West at Pine Street, west of Ralph Street, east of Weston Road, west of Weston, at Little Avenue and Scarlett Road.

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

  • on Jane Street south of Speers Avenue, across from Harding Avenue, at Denison Road East, Weston Road, south of Goldwin Avenue,
  • on Eglinton Avenue West, west of Emmett Avenue and at the walkway west of Emmett and at Scarlett Road,
  • on Scarlett Road across from Richview Road, LaRose Avenue, Chapman Road, north of Scarlett Woods Court, at Tilden Crescent, Raymore Drive, The Elms and Lawrence Avenue West.

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59 Maple Leaf

From noon until 4 p.m. Sunday, November 29, buses start their trips on Oak Street at Weston Road, as usual, then proceed:

northward along Weston;
east- and southward along Knob Hill Drive;
eastward along Oak;
southward along Yelland Street;
eastward along Queenslea Avenue; and then
southward along Rosemount Avenue to Church Street
resuming their regular route eastward along Church.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Weston Road across from Oak and Parke Streets and Coulter Avenue and
  • on Church Street east of Weston Road, at George Street and Rosemount Avenue.

Westbound buses operate along their regular route to Oak Street and Weston Road.

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79 Scarlett Rd

From 2 until 4 p.m. Sunday, November 29, southbound buses start their trips on Royal York Road at Lawrence Avenue West, then proceed:

eastward along Lawrence to Scarlett Road,
resuming their regular route southward along Scarlett.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Lawrence Avenue West at Jane Street,
  • on Wright Avenue west of Jane Street and at Pine Street,
  • on Pine Street at Lawrence Avenue West and
  • on Lawrence Avenue West west of Ralph Street, east of Weston Road, west of Weston, at Little Avenue and Scarlett Road.

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

  • on Lawrence Avenue West, west of Royal York Road, at Roxaline and Westona Streets and Scarlett Road.

Northbound buses operate along their regular route to Scarlett Road and Lawrence Avenue West, then detour:

northward along Scarlett;
westward along Dixon Road; and then
southward along Royal York Road to Lawrence,
ending their trips.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Lawrence Avenue West at Hickory Tree and Weston Roads, across from Ralph Street and at Pine and Jane Streets.

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

  • on Scarlett Road, across from, and north of, Lockheed Boulevard,
  • on Dixon Road west of Riverview Heights and across from Roxaline Street,
  • on Royal York Road across from, and south of, Royaleigh Avenue and
  • on Lawrence Avenue West, west of Royal York Road.

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89 Weston

From noon until 2 p.m., Sunday, November 29, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Weston Road and Oak Street, then detour:

eastward along Oak and Gary Drive;
southward along Wendell Avenue;
westward along Queenslea Avenue;
southward along Rosemount Avenue; and then
westward along King Street to Weston,
resuming their regular route southward along Weston.

From noon until 2 p.m., southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Weston Road across Oak and Parke Streets, Coulter Avenue, Church Street, Fern Avenue and King Street.

Northbound buses reverse the southbound detour routing.

From noon until 2 p.m., northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Weston Road at Fern Avenue and Church Street, north of Coulter Road and at Parke Street.

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From 2 until 4 p.m., Sunday, November 29, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Weston Road and Oak Street, then detour:

eastward along Oak and Gary Drive;
southeastward along Pelmo Crescent;
southward along Uphill Avenue;
eastward along Church Street;
southward along Jane Street to Weston,
resuming their regular route southeastward along Weston.

From 2 until 4 p.m., southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Weston Road across from, and south of Oak Street, across from Parke Street, Coulter Road, Church, Fern, King and John Streets, at Lawrence Avenue West, Bellevue and Wilby Crescents, Victoria Avenue, Denison Road, Clouston Avenue, Sidney Belsey Crescent, Dora Spencer Road and Jane Street.

Instead, from 2 until 4 p.m., southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Oak Street west of Weston Road and at the railway crossing,
  • on Gary Drive at Yelland Street, Wendell, Portage, Langside, Lockerbie and Dalbeattie Avenues,
  • on Pelmo Crescent at Longview Drive,
  • on Uphill Avenue at Woodward Avenue,
  • on Church Street at Jane Street,
  • on Jane Street at Queens Drive, south of William Street, at Lawrence Avenue West, south of Speers Avenue, across from Harding Avenue and at Denison Road East and Weston Road.

From 2 until 4 p.m., northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Weston Road across from Dora Spencer Road and Sidney Belsey Crescent, at Clouston Avenue and Denison Road West, north of Victoria and Wright Avenues, across from Bellevue Crescent, at Lawrence Avenue West, north of John Street, at King, Fern and Church Streets, north of Coulter Road and at Parke Street.

Instead, they drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Jane Street at Weston Road, Trethewey Drive, Harding Avenue, Lawrence Avenue West, across from Patika Avenue and Queen’s Drive,
  • on Church Street at Uphill Avenue,
  • on Uphill Avenue at Woodward Avenue,
  • on Pelmo Crescent northwest of Longview Drive,
  • on Gary Drive across from Dalbeattie and Lockerbie Avenues, at Langside Avenue, across from Portage Avenue, west of Wendell Avenue and Meadow Oak Place and
  • on Oak Street at the railway crossing and Weston Road.

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