York Region Transit route 'Viva Silver'
|Number of Branches||1|
|Types of buses used||Van Hool AG300 , Nova Bus LFX/LFS Artic , Van Hool A330|
|Division||BRT (Richmond Hill)|
|Related routes||4, 20, 25, 760, Viva Blue, Viva Green|
Viva Silver is a Viva bus rapid transit route proposed by YRT that will operate in Vaughan and Richmond Hill, ON. Service is expected to begin in 2022.
Viva Silver will serve Jane St and Major Mackenzie between Vaughan Metropolitan Centre and Newkirk.
This route has 1 branch:
- Viva Silver Vaughan Metropolitan Centre - Newkirk
Viva Silver will serve a number of important places including Vaughan Metropolitan Centre, Vaughan Mills, Canada's Wonderland, future Mackenzie Vaughan hospital, Maple GO Station, Yonge St and Richmond Hill GO Station.
In 2017, YRT released their Frequent Transit Network Plan which proposes a brand new bus rapid transit route called Viva Silver. The Route was expected to begin service in 2017 has been delayed to 2022. The route will not have it's own rapid way, instead it will operate in mixed traffic consisting of curbside vivastations and other transit priority measures.
Planned Route Map
|Routes & Stations|
|Viva Blue||Newmarket GO Bus Terminal - Yonge/Davis - Eagle - Mulock - Savage - Orchard Heights - Wellington - Golf Links - Henderson - Bloomington - Regatta - King - Jefferson - 19th-Gamble - Bernard Terminal - Bernard - Elgin Mills - Crosby - Major Mackenzie - Weldrick - 16th-Carrville - Bantry-Scott - Richmond Hill Centre Terminal - Royal Orchard - Centre - Clark - Steeles - Finch GO Bus Terminal|
|Viva Purple||Richmond Hill Centre Terminal - Bayview - Chalmers - Valleymede - West Beaver Creek - Leslie - East Beaver Creek - Allstate Parkway - Woodbine - Montgomery - Town Centre - Cedarland - Warden/Enterprise - Post - Rivis - Warden - Village Parkway - Sciberras - Main Street Unionville - Kennedy - Bullock - McCowan - Galsworthy - Main Street Markham - Wootten Way - Markham-Stouffville Hospital - Cornell|
|Viva Pink||Unionville GO Station - Rivis - Post - Warden/Enterprise - Cedarland - Town Centre - Montgomery - Woodbine - Allstate Parkway - East Beaver Creek - Leslie - West Beaver Creek - Valleymede - Chalmers - Bayview - Richmond Hill Centre Terminal - Royal Orchard - Centre - Clark - Steeles - Finch GO Bus Terminal|
|Viva Orange||Martin Grove - Kipling - Islington - Wigwoss-Helen - Pine Valley - Ansley Grove - Weston - Commerce - Vaughan Metropolitan Centre - Creditstone - Keele - Dufferin - Taiga - Disera-Promenade - Atkinson - Bathurst/Highway 7 - Richmond Hill Centre Terminal|
|Viva Green||McCowan - Bullock - Kennedy - Rivis - Post - Warden - 14th - Denison - Esna-Steeles - McNicoll - Seneca Hill - Don Mills Station|
|Viva Yellow||Newmarket GO Bus Terminal - Longford - Main - Southlake Hospital - Huron Heights - Leslie - Highway 404|