YRT/Viva Service Planning includes the design, planning and monitoring of new routes and existing services. Extensive research, analysis and field investigations are conducted in order to build an innovative, reliable and customer-focused transit system for York Region.
For information on service adjustments to current service, visit our service changes page.
The links below will open sections of the 2013 Annual Service Plan (PDF files):
Table of Contents and Glossary (7.82 MB)
The YRT/Viva 2014 Annual Service Plan was approved by York Regional Council on September 26, 2013. The plan has been divided into sections for you to view and download (PDF files):
The YRT/Viva Five-Year Service and Operational Plan (2011-2015) will focus on:
Every year, YRT/Viva hosts Public Information Centres (PICs) so we can hear what you have to say. Your feedback helps us complete our annual review of transit services, which is intended to help us build an innovative, reliable and customer-focused transit system for York Region.
PICs allow you the opportunity to gain a better understanding of YRT/Viva's operations and proposed plans for the upcoming year. You can also ask questions and discuss proposed plans directly with YRT/Viva staff.
We want to hear what you have to say about the following:
There are no PICs scheduled for the near future. Please check back later.
Ridership statistics are available for conventional (YRT/Viva) and specialized (Mobility Plus) services.
VivaNext is the next generation of rapid transit in York Region. VivaNext plans for a modern, rapid transit system include rapidways (dedicated transit lanes), subway service and mixed-use transit/pedestrian-friendly centres.
Visit vivanext.com for the latest developments, construction updates and more.
YRT/Viva's Transit Service Guidelines are intended to make the services that we provide comfortable, convenient and easy to use for customers, and to ensure that services are designed to be reliable, safe and efficient.
Download Transit Service Guidelines (3 MB PDF)
YRT/Viva offers local and rapid transit services in all nine York Region municipalities. Our services keep residents connected within York Region and with connecting services in the City of Toronto and the Region of Peel. Learn More...