Photo of a Service Planner speaking with residents at the Public Engagement Forum event.

YRT 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.

Click the links below to learn more about some of our plans and improvements:

2020 Transit Initiatives

The 2020 Transit Initiatives identifies 34 route and service changes to be implemented in 2020. This document was developed with input from extensive stakeholder consultation, customer feedback, route analysis and service reviews. As well, changes required to support the implementation of major regional infrastructure projects are identified.

2020 Transit Initiatives

Moving to 2020: YRT 2016-2020 Strategic Plan

YRT is now in the 2016-2020 GTA Rapid Transit Integration phase. The 2016-2020 Strategic Plan will guide YRT through this phase of the Transit Life Cycle.

Moving to 2020 – Summary (PDF 2 MB)  Moving to 2020 – Full Version (PDF 5 MB)


Transit Service Guidelines

YRT'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.

Transit Service Guidelines (PDF 763 KB)