Highlights from the June 2023 Transit Executive Committee Meeting
Posted on Thursday, June 08, 2023 11:50 AM
Whitby, Ontario – On June 7, members of the Durham Region Transit Executive Committee (TEC) met to discuss various Durham Region Transit (DRT) initiatives and updates. Details and highlights include:
- DRT recognized at accessibility conference: On June 3, the Accessible Durham Conference recognized DRT for helping to improve accessibility throughout Durham Region. This acknowledges our programs and services, such as technology and equipment to make transit vehicles and infrastructure accessible; or...
Durham Region Transit partnering with Canadian Blood Services for National Blood Donor Day
Posted on Tuesday, June 06, 2023 02:55 PM
Whitby, Ontario – June 14 is National Blood Donor Day and Durham Region Transit (DRT) is teaming up with Canadian Blood Services to help make a meaningful impact.
DRT representatives will be donating blood on June 14 as part of National Public Service Week (June 12 – 17).
Anyone can participate with DRT by visiting blood.ca/account and signing in/creating an account, joining the DRT Team and booking an appointment to donate blood on June 14.
When: June 14 is National Blood Donor Day and DRT staff, and...
DRT 2-for-1 Summer Youth Pass
Posted on Monday, June 05, 2023 12:46 PM
Durham Region Transit (DRT) is again offering the 2-for-1 Summer Youth Pass via PRESTO. Customers who are 13 to 19 years of age can purchase the 2-for-1 Summer Youth Pass for $93.50—that’s two monthly passes for the cost of one monthly pass.
Once purchased, the August pass will automatically renew on the customer’s PRESTO card prior to the beginning of August.
When: Summer Youth Passes are available for purchase beginning June 21. These 2-for-1 passes will provide unlimited travel from July 1 to...
Stop Closure - Stop #1934 – Glenanna Road eastbound @ Bowler Drive
Posted on Friday, June 02, 2023 11:59 AM
When: Monday, June 12, 2023, to Friday, July 14, 2023
The following stop will be closed or moved on Glenanna Road in Pickering, due to ongoing construction.
- Stop #1934 – Glenanna Road eastbound @ Bowler will be closed.
Please use the following stops:
- Stop #1933 - Glenanna Road eastbound @ Listowell Court located on Glenanna Road, west of Listowell Court.
- Stop #1935 - Glenanna Road eastbound @ Glendale Drive located on Glenanna Road, east of List Storrington Street.
Stop Closure - Stop #1760 – Bayly Eastbound @ Sandy Beach
Posted on Friday, June 02, 2023 11:31 AM
Routes: Route101, Route 917
When: Friday, June 10, 2023 to Friday, June 30, 2023
The following stop will be closed or moved on Bayly Street in Pickering, due to ongoing construction.
- stop #1760 – Bayly Eastbound @ Sandy Beach will be closed.
Please use temporary stop located on Bayly Street, east of Sandy Beach Road intersection.