Toronto Transit Commission

Toronto Transit Commission

November 09, 2007 06:11 ET

TTC Vehicles 'Stop and Stay' for Two Minutes to Honour Canada's Veterans

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 9, 2007) - The TTC will join in honouring the nation's veterans this Sunday morning, November 11th, by bringing all of its vehicles to a halt at 11:00 a.m.

The following announcement will be made immediately before the two-minute pause:

"Attention TTC Customers, the Toronto Transit Commission will observe a two minute 'Stop and Stay' to pause and reflect on the sacrifices for peace made by Canadians."

Subway and SRT cars will be held at station platforms. Bus and streetcar drivers will stop their vehicles at a regular service stop just prior to 11:00 a.m. and remain there during the Stop and Stay. Wheel-Trans operators will bring their vehicles to a stop at a safe location.

Service will resume at normal levels immediately following the observation of the two minutes of silence.

Contact Information

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