York Region Transit Cardinal Carter School Specials

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Cardinal Carter Catholic High School is a secondary school at 210 Bloomington Road West in Aurora, Ontario, Canada. It is located on Bloomington Road west of Yonge Street. The school is directly served by 1 school special, 4 local YRT routes and 1 Viva route.

22 King City

Routing Details

Regular trips pass by the high school on Bloomington Road.

Vehicles

Route 22 see a mix of 30ft service provided by E-Z Rider II BRT/MAX and 40ft service provided by New Flyer D40LF.

32 Aurora South

Routing Details

A special southbound diversion in the AM serves the school. A northbound PM trip starts at the school.

Vehicles

Route 32 is primarily a 30ft route, and uses E-Z Rider BRT/MAX. Occasionally New Flyer D40LF may provide service.

96 Keele-Yonge

Routing Details

Regular trips stop at Yonge Street and Bloomington Road, which is within walking distance of the school.

Vehicles

Route 96 is a primarily 40ft route with service provided by New Flyer D40LF. Occasionally Nova Bus LFS may provide service.

98 Yonge

Routing Details

Regular trips stop at Yonge Street and Bloomington Road, which is within walking distance of the school.

Vehicles

Route 98 sees a mix of 30ft service provided by E-Z Rider BRT/MAX and 40ft service provided by New Flyer D40LF. Occasionally Nova Bus LFS may provide service. Routes 98E and 98/99 are primarily 40ft routes operated by Southeast Division, and use New Flyer D40LF/D40LFR, New Flyer XD40, and Nova Bus LFS.

Viva Blue

Routing Details

Regular trips stop at the nearby Bloomington VIVAstation stop.

Vehicles

Viva Blue is primarily a 60ft route on weekdays, and uses Van Hool AG300 and Nova Bus LFX/LFS Artic.

429 Cardinal Carter/Aurora School Special

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Division North (Richmond Hill)
Related routes 32, 91B

429 Cardinal Carter/Aurora School Special is a school special bus route operated by York Region Transit in Richmond Hill and Aurora, Ontario, Canada.

Routing Details

AM: The southern terminus is at Old Colony Road and Bayview Avenue. Buses travel via west on Old Colony Road, north on Yonge Street, east on Sunset Beach Road, and north on Bayview Avenue to the Snively subdivision and looping via Snively Street, Worthington Avenue, and Bloomington Road. It returns south on Bayview Avenue and travels west on North Lake Road and Lakeland Crescent to Yonge Street and operates via Ashfield Drive, Bayswater Avenue, Lorridge Street, Worthington Avenue, and Yonge Street to Cardinal Carter High School. It continues west on Bloomington Road, north on Bathurst Street and east on Wellington Street West to serve Aurora High School.

PM: Buses begin operating from Cardinal Carter Catholic High School. Buses operate over the reverse routing, except it follows the same AM looping via Bayview Avenue, Snively Street, Worthington Avenue, and Bloomington Road.

History

Route 429 started service during the 2010 school season on September 7, 2010 as a replacement for route 443, and to serve students going to Aurora High School. It largely follows the same route today, except it went directly to Bloomington Road serving the school from Yonge Street.

To accommodate the elimination of route 84A, the route was modified on February 24, 2013 to serve Coons Road and Bloomfield Trail. Service was also modified to use the loop within the school instead of stopping on street.

On September 3, 2019, the afternoon southbound routing is modified to operate via south on Bayview Avenue, west on Old Colony Road, north on Yonge Street, and east on Sunset Beach Road to terminate at Bayview Park Lane. Afternoon trips will no longer operate west along Sunset Beach Road.

Vehicles

Route 429 uses 30ft E-Z Rider BRT/MAX or 40ft New Flyer D40LF/D40LFR or New Flyer XD40 buses.

Route Maps

443 Cardinal Carter School Special

443 Cardinal Carter School Specia was a school special bus route operated by York Region Transit in Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada.

Routing Details

AM: This route started at Bernard Terminal and operated via Yonge, Sunset Beach, Olde Bayview, North Lake, Lakeland, Yonge, Ashfield, Bayswater, Lorridge, Worthington, Yonge, and Bloomington into the school loop.

PM: The bus follows the reverse routing as the AM trip.

History

Cardinal Carter was one of the first high schools to have a school special, introduced in September 2003. Originally unnumbered, it was assigned the number 443 in September 2004. The route was temporarily discontinued to start the 2005 school season, but was quickly reinstated on January 2, 2006.

On January 4, 2010, the route was discontinued permanently as it was replaced with the new route 429.


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Divisions BRT (TOK Transit) - North (TOK Transit) - Southeast (Miller) - Southwest (Transdev)
Terminals Bernard - Canada's Wonderland - Cornell - Finch - Highway 407 Station - Markham-Stouffville Hospital - Newmarket - Pioneer Village - Promenade - Richmond Hill Centre - SmartVMC - Vaughan Mills - York University
Hubs 404 Town Centre - Don Mills Station - Humber College - Islington Loop - Markville Mall - Seneca College King Campus - Sheppard West Station
Park & Rides Davis Dr. & Hwy 404 - Wellington St. & Hwy 404
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