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Highway 7 / Ninth Line emergency water-main repairs: YRT detours, starting November 13



A broken water main has resulted in water flooding

  • the intersection of Highway 7 with Ninth Line.

City of Markham crews are repairing the main, but, in the meantime, the intersection is closed to most traffic.

York Region Transit is detouring buses along these routes, while the intersection is closed:

  • Viva purple;
  • 1 Highway 7;
  • 9 Ninth Line;
  • 14 14th Avenue;
  • 16 16th Avenue;
  • 18 Bur Oak;
  • 25 Major Mackenzie;
  • 303 Bur Oak Express;
  • 401 Brother AndrĂ© high-school special via Box Grove;
  • 402 Bur Oak / Pierre Elliott Trudeau high-school special;
  • 411 Markham District high-school special via Box Grove; and
  • 522 Markham local.

401 Brother Andre high-school special via Box Grove

Starting Monday, November 13, the morning bus operates along its regular path to Ninth Line and Delmark Boulevard / Kenilworth Gate, then detours:

eastward along Kenilworth;
northeastward along Michelina Terrace;
northward along Stoney Stanton Road;
eastward along Highway 7; and then
northward along Bur Oak Avenue to Church Street,
resuming their regular path northward along Bur Oak.

The morning bus skips its regular stops

  • on Ninth Line at Highway 7, Rustlewoods Avenue and Church Street and
  • on Church Street beyond Ninth Line and at Butternut Lane, beside Markham Stouffville Hospital and at Bur Oak Avenue.

Instead, the morning bus picks up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Kenilworth Gate at Outer Banks Drive and Michelina Terrace,
  • on Stoney Stanton Road at Highway 7 and
  • on Bur Oak Avenue beyond Highway 7 and Rustlewoods Avenue.

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The afternoon bus reverses the morning detour routing.

The morning bus skips its regular stops

  • on Church Street beyond Bur Oak Avenue, at Country Glen Road and across from Butternut Lane and
  • on Ninth Line at Rose Way, Highway 7, Berczy Gate and Delmark Boulevard.

Instead, the afternoon bus drops off passengers at temporary stops

  • on Bur Oak Avenue beyond Church Street and at Highway 7,
  • on Michelina Terrace at Kenilworth Gate and
  • on Kenilworth Gate at The Barley Lea Street.

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18 Bur Oak

Starting Monday, November 13, westbound buses start their trips in Cornell Terminal, as usually, then proceed:

westward along Rustlewoods Avenue;
northward along Ninth Line; and then
eastward along Church Street to Bur Oak Avenue,
resuming their regular path northward along Bur Oak.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Highway 7 at Stoney Stanton Road and
  • on Bur Oak Avenue beyond Highway 7 and Rustlewoods Avenue.

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

  • on Ninth Line at Church Street and
  • on Church Street beyond Ninth Line and Butternut Lane, beside Markham Stouffville Hospital and at Bur Oak Avenue.

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Eastbound buses reverse the westbound detour routing.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Bur Oak Avenue at Church Street and Highway 7.

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

  • on Church Street beyond Bur Oak Avenue, at Country Glen Road and across from Butternut Lane.

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303 Bur Oak express

Starting Monday, November 13, morning buses operate along their regular path to Church Street and Ninth Line, then detour:

westward along Church Street;
southward along Wooten ways north and south; and then
eastward along Delmark Boulevard to Ninth,
resuming their regular path southward along Ninth.

Morning buses skip their regular stops

  • on Ninth Line at Rose Way, Highway 7, Berczy Gate and Delmark Boulevard.

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Afternoon buses operate along their regular path to Ninth Line and Delmark Boulevard / Kenilworth Gate, then detour:

eastward along Kenilworth;
northeastward along Michelina Terrace;
northward along Stoney Stanton Road;
westward along Highway 7;
northward** along Diamondwood Avenue;
westward along Arthur Bonner Avenue;
northward through Cornell Terminal; and then
westward along Rustlewoods Avenue to Ninth Line,
resuming their regular path northward along Ninth.

Afternoon buses skip their regular stops

  • on Ninth Line at Highway 7 and Rustlewoods Avenue.

Instead, afternoon buses drop off passengers at a temporary stop

  • in Cornell Terminal.

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402 Bur Oak / Pierre Elliot Trudeau high-school special

Starting Monday, November 13, the morning bus operates along its regular path to Church Street and Ninth Line, then detours:

westward along Church;
southward along Wooten ways north and south; and then
eastward along Delmark Boulevard to Ninth,
resuming their regular path southward along Ninth.

The morning bus skips its regular stops

  • on Ninth Line at Rose Way, Highway 7, Berczy Gate and Delmark Boulevard.

Instead, the morning bus picks up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Church Street across from Rose Way and at Wooten Way North.

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The afternoon bus reverses the morning path.

The afternoon bus skips its regular stops

  • on Ninth Line at Kenilworth Gate, Highway 7 and Rustlewoods Avenue.

Instead, the afternoon bus drop offs passengers at a temporary stop

  • on Church Street at Rose Way.

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14 14th Avenue

Starting Monday, November 13, westbound buses operate along their regular path to Rustlewoods Avenue and Ninth Line, then detour:

northward along Ninth;
westward along Church Street;
southward along Wooten ways north and south; and then
eastward along Delmark Boulevard to Ninth,
resuming their regular path southward along Ninth.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Ninth Line at Rose Way, Highway 7, Berczy Gate and Delmark Boulevard.

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

  • on Church Street across from Rose Way and at Wooten Way North.

Eastbound buses reverse the southbound detour routing.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Ninth Line at Kenilworth Gate, Highway 7 and Rustlewoods Avenue.

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

  • on Church Street at Rose Way.

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1 Highway 7

Starting Monday, November 13, westbound buses operate along their regular path to Rustlewoods Avenue and Ninth Line, then detour:

northward along Ninth;
westward along Church Street; and then
southward along Wooten Way North to Highway 7,
resuming their regular path westward along Highway 7.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Ninth Line at Highway 7 and
  • on Highway 7 beyond Ninth Line and at Wooten Way North.

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

  • on Church Street across from Rose Way and at Wooten Way North.

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Eastbound buses operate along their regular path to Highway 7 and Wooten Way, then detour:

northward along Wooten North; and then
eastward along Church Street to Ninth Line,
resuming their regular path southward along Ninth.

Eastbound buses continue along their regular path to Ninth Line and Delmark Boulevard / Kenilworth Gate, then detour:

eastward along Kenilworth;
northeastward along Michelina Terrace; and then
northward along Stoney Stanton Road to Highway 7,
resuming their regular path eastward along Highway 7.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Highway 7 at Wooten Way South, west of Main Street South Markham and at Stoney Stanton Road,
  • on Ninth Line at Highway 7 and beyond Highway 7.

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

  • on Church Street at Rose Way,
  • on Kenilworth Gate at Outer Banks Drive and Michelina Terrace and
  • on Stoney Stanton Road at Highway 7.

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25 Major Mackenzie

Starting Monday, November 13, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Rustlewoods Avenue and Ninth Line, then detour”

northward along Ninth;
eastward along Church Street;
southward along Cornell Centre Boulevard; and then
eastward along Rustlewoods Avenue to William Forster Road,
resuming their regular path eastward along Rustlewoods.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Highway 7 at Stoney Stanton Road and
  • on William Forster Road beyond Highway 7 and at Rustlewoods Avenue.

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

  • on Ninth Line at Church Street and
  • on Church Street beyond Ninth Line and Butternut Lane, beside Markham Stouffville Hospital and at Bur Oak Avenue.

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Eastbound buses reverse the westbound detour routing.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on William Forster Road at Arthur Bonner Avenue.

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

  • on Church Street beyond Bur Oak Avenue, at Country Glen Road and across from Butternut Lane.

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522 Markham local

Westbound buses operate along their regular path.

Starting Monday, November 13, eastbound buses operate along their regular path to Highway 7 and Wooten Way, then detour:

northward along Wooten North;
eastward along Church Street; and then
southward along Ninth Line to Rose Way / Rustlewoods Avenue,
resuming their regular path eastward along Rustlewoods.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Highway 7 at Wooten Way South and Ninth Line and
  • on Ninth Line at Rustlewoods Avenue.

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

  • on Church Street at Rose Way.

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411 Markham District high-school special via Box Grove

The morning bus operates along its regular path.

Starting Monday, November 13, afternoon buses operate along their regular path to Church Street and Ninth Line, then detour:

eastward along Church;
southward along Bur Oak Avenue; and then
westward along Highway 7 to Stoney Stanton Road,
resuming their regular path southward along Stoney Stanton.

Afternoon buses skip their regular stops

  • on Church Street beyond Bur Oak Avenue, at Country Glen Road and across from Butternut Lane,
  • on Ninth Line at Rose Way and
  • on Highway 7 at Stoney Stanton Road.

Instead, afternoon buses drop off passengers at temporary stops

  • on Bur Oak Avenue beyond Church Street and at Highway 7.

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9 Ninth Line

Starting Monday, November 13, southbound buses operate along their regular path to Rustlewoods Avenue and Ninth Line, then detour:

northward along Ninth;
westward along Church Street;
southward along Wooten ways north and south; and then
eastward along Delmark Boulevard to Ninth,
resuming their regular path southward along Ninth.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Ninth Line at Highway 7, Berczy Gate and Delmark Boulevard.

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

  • on Church Street across from Rose Way and at Wooten Way North.

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Northbound buses reverse the southbound detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Ninth Line at Kenilworth Gate, Highway 7 and Rustlewoods Avenue.

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

  • on Church Street at Rose Way.

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16 16th Avenue

Starting Monday, November 13, westbound buses start their trips in Cornell Terminal, as usually, then proceed:

westward along Rustlewoods Avenue to Ninth Line,
resuming their regular path northward along Ninth.

Westbound buses skip their regular stop

  • on Ninth Line at Rustlewoods Avenue.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular path.

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Viva purple / Viva purple A

Starting Monday, November 13, westbound buses operate along their regular path to Diamondwood Avenue and Highway 7, then detour:

eastward along Highway 7;
northward along Bur Oak Avenue;
westward along Church Street; and then
southward along Wooten Way North to Highway 7,
resuming their regular path westward along Highway 7.

Westbound buses skip their regular stop

  • at Wooten Way vivastation.

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Eastbound buses operate along their regular path to Highway 7 and Wooten Way, then detour:

northward along Wooten North; and then
eastward along Church Street to Ninth Line,
resuming their regular path eastward along Church.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stop

  • at Wooten Way vivastation.

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No service at stops: #9755, #4718 and #4711.