Toronto Transit Commission

Toronto Transit Commission

April 20, 2007 13:58 ET

Spare the Air and Pay a Fare Celebrate Earth Day by Taking the TTC

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 20, 2007) - Do your part to help protect the environment. Leave the car at home this Earth Day weekend and take public transit.

Whether it's taking in the Raptors playoff game at the Air Canada Centre or enjoying this great spring weather at one of city's parks, the TTC takes you were you need to go.



ENVIRONMENTAL FACTS
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- A 40-foot bus replaces 45 cars.
- One CLRV streetcar replaces 60 cars.
- One subway train replaces 830 cars.
- It takes 22 minutes to travel by subway from Kennedy Station in
Scarborough to Bloor-Yonge Station and 26 minutes from Kipling Station
to Bloor-Yonge.

Help save the environment, leave the car at home and take the TTC.

Contact Information

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