The Regional Municipality Of York

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YRT/Viva service changes take effect March 4

Newmarket – YRT/Viva service changes will take effect on Sunday, March 4, 2018. Changes will result in service enhancements improving connections and operational performance.

Riders are encouraged to visit to review changes that may affect their travel plans, including various seasonal and frequency adjustments.

Route changes include:

  • Routes 20 – Jane and 165 – Weston: Southbound trips will not service inside Pioneer Village Terminal; travellers connecting at Pioneer Village Terminal can use stop 3692 at Steeles Avenue and Northwest Gate, located at the intersection of the terminal
  • Southbound Route 20 – Jane: Will service the intersection of Jane Street and Steeles Avenue
  • The last day of seasonal service to the Recreational Outdoor Campus (ROC) will be Sunday, March 18; weather conditions may affect the closing date for the ROC

For planned service changes, major service alerts, news, travel tips and other relevant transit information, call 1-866-MOVE-YRT (668-3978), visit or follow YRT/Viva on social media. You can also check out, a website where you can view questions and answers about YRT/Viva or submit your own questions.

The Regional Municipality of York consists of nine local cities and towns, and provides a variety of programs and services to 1.2 million residents and 51,000 businesses with 620,000 employees. More information about the Region’s key service areas is available at


Media Contact:    
Nancy La Neve, Corporate Communications Advisor
The Regional Municipality of York
Phone: 1-877-464-9675, ext. 71226, Cell: 289-716-9605

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