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The future looks good!

Rapid transit in York Region is going well. Frequent buses, comfortable vehicles, realtime information displays and dependable service along key corridors are making life easier for everyone. Our first rapidway projects have created seamless connection along Highway 7 East in Richmond Hill and Markham, and on Davis Drive in Newmarket. The results have been positive, with decreased travel times and increased ridership on these corridors. With more people coming to York Region every year, rapid transit projects will provide a significant benefit.

Growth is great when it’s managed well. Good growth establishes clear guidelines for where things will go and what will be allowed. This approach ensures our existing neighbourhoods remain the way they are, while new developments are more compact, pedestrian-friendly and accessible by public transit.

Well-planned transit helps shape communities and transform lives. People get better, efficient transportation and more choices. They can get to work on time and, more importantly, get home on time. VivaNext helps to manage this process in a way that works for everyone.

projects

Hero_YongeSubway_02

Yonge Subway Extension

project status

awaiting funding

expected completion
-

0%
completed

Highway 7 East / Markham and Richmond Hill

project status

completed

Jan. 2015

100%
completed

transit facility / Richmond Hill

transit facility / Richmond Hill

project status

expected completion
2015

100%
completed

Hero_DavisDrive_Newmarket

Davis Drive / Newmarket

project status

completed

Nov. 2015

100%
completed

highway7west

Highway 7 West / Vaughan Metropolitan Centre

project status

under construction

expected completion
Dec. 2016

80%
completed

Yonge Street / Newmarket

Yonge Street / Newmarket

project status

under construction

expected completion
Dec. 2019

33%
completed

VivaNext Richmond Hill

Yonge Street / Richmond Hill

project status

rapidway under construction

expected completion
Dec. 2020

21%
completed

VivaNext Bathurst & Centre

Bathurst and Centre / Vaughan

project status

under construction

expected completion
2019

27%
completed

VivaNext Woodbridge / Vaughan

Highway 7 West Woodbridge / Vaughan

project status

under construction

expected completion
2019

27%
completed

Vaughan Metropolitan Centre

Spadina Subway Extension

project status

under construction

expected completion
2017

80%
completed

Transit Terminal Markham

transit terminal / Markham

project status

in design

expected opening date
Dec. 2017

0%
completed

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