Toronto Transit Commission

Toronto Transit Commission

June 23, 2008 14:46 ET

Media Advisory: Photo Op-Ogden Jr. Public School Students to Present the TTC With Amazing Work of Art

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 23, 2008) -



What: Grade 4 and 5 students present the TTC with large mural.
When: Wednesday, June 25, 2008, 9:15 a.m.
Where: Ogden Jr. Public School, 33 Phoebe St. (entry to school parking
lot is off Beverley St.)
Who: TTC Chair Adam Giambrone and students from Ogden Jr. Public School.


Grade 4 and 5 students at Ogden Jr. Public School made a beautiful mural, depicting a streetscape, including a TTC streetcar. The mural was based on a photo by Toronto photographer Jerrold Litwinenko. The TTC will showcase the art at a subway station yet to be determined.

The Toronto Transit Commission moves 460 million people every year - about 1.5 million riders every weekday. The TTC is the third largest public transit system in North America servicing some 4.5 million people in the Greater Toronto Area, with a network of subways, streetcars, buses, and a specialized service, Wheel-Trans, for people with disabilities. An arms-length agency of the City of Toronto, the TTC is committed to meeting the growing needs of the region with subway and light rail expansion, carrying an additional 175 million riders by 2021. For more information, visit www.ttc.ca.

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