September 16 – TTC Public Forum on Accessible Transit

TTC Board, TTC Staff, and members of the Advisory Committee on Accessible Transit (ACAT) will be on hand to hear from the public about the accessibility of conventional TTC and door-to-door (Wheel-Trans) public transit services in Toronto.

Date and Location

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Allstream Centre
Exhibition Place – 105 Princes’ Boulevard

One-on-One Discussions:

6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Open Public Forum:

7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Topics

  1. Discussion of previous Public Forum concerns and progress made.
  2. Review of new service initiatives.
  3. Opportunity for the community to voice concerns or suggestions for accessible transit improvement.

How to Get There

An accessible shuttle bus will be available from Bathurst Station starting at 5:00 p.m. Regularly scheduled accessible streetcar service is also available on the 509 Harbourfront route from Union Station to the nearest stop to the Allstream Centre at Strachan Avenue.

Wheel-Trans customers may book trips to the Public Forum starting one week prior to the event.

Please note that all return trips will be organized after the event finishes at 9:00 p.m. and will not be scheduled in advance.

Accommodations

Attendants, ASL interpreters, and captioning will be available.

Learn more

The 2015 Accessibility Plan Status Report summarizes the TTC’s current activities to improve the accessibility of its facilities and services.

The 2014 Public Forum on Accessible Transit page summarizes issues raised during the 2014 Public Forum and staff responses.

Can’t Attend?

Please contact TTC Customer Service with your accessibility feedback. A survey will also be available here on the TTC website closer to the event, or you can follow the conversation on Twitter #TTCAccess Link opens in Twitter