Toronto Transit Commission

Toronto Transit Commission

April 21, 2008 15:46 ET

TTC Open House for Islington Station Improvements Project

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 21, 2008) - The TTC will soon begin a 3-year construction project which will see significant improvements to the TTC's Islington Station. The public is invited to attend an Open House tomorrow, Tuesday, April 22, to learn more about the project.



Key improvements will include:

- Elevators and easier access fare gate to provide full accessibility to
all levels of the station.

- A new fully accessible TTC bus terminal.

- A new Islington Avenue entrance with public art.

- Relocated passenger pick-up and drop-off and taxi facilities.

- Expansion of the existing Cordova commuter parking lot.

The purpose of this open house is to provide more information about the
improvements to Islington Station and what to expect during construction.

PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE
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When: Tuesday, April 22, 2008, 4:00 p.m.( 7:00 p.m.
Where: Islington Station, 1240 Islington Avenue (at Bloor Street West)
Who: TTC Staff


Contact Information

  • Toronto Transit Commission
    Danny Nicholson
    Media Relations
    (416) 393-3741