Toronto Transit Commission

Toronto Transit Commission

June 06, 2006 12:35 ET

TTC Customers Invited to Tour Mock-Up of New Subway Car and Complete Survey

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - June 6, 2006) - The TTC will be getting a new line of subway cars and is seeking the public's input as to what the cars should look like.

Starting today at Davisville Station, a full-size mock-up is on public display for customers until Tuesday, June 20th. Customers are invited to take a tour of the subway cars and complete a survey.

The TTC is also holding a "Name the Train" Contest. Customers are invited to send in their train name suggestion for a chance to win one adult transferable Metropass for one year. Five runner-up prizes will consist of a transferable adult Metropass for one month, and five transferable adult Weekly Passes. Contest brochures are available on TTC vehicles.

TTC Customers can enter by mail, 1900 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario, M4S 1Z2, or by fax, (416) 338-0128, email at namethetrain@ttc.ca, or online at www.ttc.ca, and follow the contest link.



VIEWING LOCATIONS, DATES & HOURS
--------------------------------

Subway Station: Date: Time:
-------------- ---- ----

Davisville Station June 6 to June 20, 2006 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. (4:30
to 6:30 p.m. Thursday's
only June 8 & 15)

Finch Station June 21 to June 23, 2006 11 a.m to 3 p.m.

Kennedy Station June 26 to June 30, 2006 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Kipling Station July 10 to July 14, 2006 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Downsview Station July 17 to July 21, 2006 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.



Contact Information

  • Toronto Transit Commission
    Marilyn Bolton
    Media Relations
    (416) 393-3741