A selected history of fails by Toronto’s public transportation provider.
Mar 1, 2016. A hydro vault fire takes out power to downtown subway and streetcar service
June 8, 2015. A communications system failure shuts down the entire subway for several hours, stranding 120K commuters.
May 27, 2015. It is revealed that street car tracks to the new storage facility at Leslie Barns was installed incorrectly. The new tracks need to be ripped up and re-installed
March 30, 2015. It is announced that the York University subway extension is delayed again. It is over budget by $150M and delayed by 2 years
March 20, 2015. A TTC bus driver is charged with hit and run in the death of a 14 year old girl
April 22, 2012. A TTC driver was caught texting while driving
Jan 22, 2010. A TTC ticket collector was caught napping on the job