York Region Transit Westmount Collegiate School Specials

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Westmount Collegiate Institute is a secondary school located at 1000 New Westminster Drive, at the northwest corner of New Westminster Drive and Bathurst Street in Vaughan, Ontario, Canada. It is served by 1 school special, 1 Viva route, and 4 local YRT routes.

Conventional Service

  • 3 Thornhill - Regular trips service the YRT stops on New Westminster Drive which is directly outside the school.
  • 23 Thornhill Woods - Trips service the YRT stop on Bathurst Street and New Westminster Drive, which is within walking distance of the school.
  • 88 Bathurst - Regular trips service the YRT stop on Bathurst Street and New Westminster Drive, which is within walking distance of the school.
  • TTC 160 Bathurst North - Regular trips service the YRT stops on New Westminster Drive, which is directly outside the school.
  • Viva Orange - Regular Viva trips serve the Atkinson VIVAstation at Bathurst Street and Atkinson Avenue, which is within walking distance of the school.

470 Westmount Collegiate School Special via Thornhill Woods

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Number of Branches 1
Types of buses used
Division Southwest (Can-Ar Vaughan)
Related routes 23

470 Westmount Collegiate School Special via Thornhill Woods is a school special bus route operated by York Region Transit in Vaughan, Ontario, Canada.

Routing Details

This route follows the same routing as route 23 north of Promenade Terminal.

AM: The bus begins the trip at Dimarino Drive and Lady Fenyrose Avenue. It then operates through the Patterson and Thornhill Woods communities via north on Lady Fenyrose Avenue, east on Teston Road, south on Via Romano Boulevard and Ilan Ramon Boulevard, west on Lebovic Campus Drive, south on Thomas Cook Avenue and Thornhill Woods Drive, west on Autumn Hill Boulevard, south on Pleasant Ridge Avenue, east on Maple Sugar Lane, south on Thornhill Woods Drive, east on Highway 7, south on Bathurst Street, and west on Centre Street to terminate at Promenade Terminal.

PM: The bus follows the reverse AM routing and terminates at Teston Road and Via Romano Boulevard.

History

  • May 3, 2021 - Route 470 is introduced in May 2021 as a replacement for the midday school tripper on route 23. Service operates between Promenade Terminal and Major Mackenzie Drive West. Route officially begins service for the 2021-2022 school season on September 9, 2021.
  • September 13, 2021 - Service is extended north of Major Mackenzie Drive to Teston Road via Ilan Ramon Boulevard and Via Romano Boulevard looping via Dimarino Drive, Lady Fenyrose Avenue, and Teston Road. A new morning southbound trip is introduced operating from Teston Road to Promenade Terminal.
  • May 1, 2022 - Route is modified to operate on Autumn Hill Boulevard and Pleasant Ridge Avenue to shorten the walking distance to Stephen Lewis Secondary School.

Route Maps

Summary

Major Stops

Major Stop Branches Notes
470
Promenade Terminal 470
Bathurst St. @ Atkinson Ave. 470
Pleasant Ridge Ave. @ Autumn Hill Blvd. 470
Thornhill Woods Dr. @ Rutherford Rd. 470
Ilan Ramon Blvd. @ Major Mackenzie Dr. West 470
Teston Rd. @ Via Romano Blvd. 470

Service Summary

Period Branch Weekdays
AM PM
2022 470 1 Trip 1 Trip
2021 Sept-Dec 470 1 Trip 1 Trip
Early Sept N/A 1 Trip


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