Media Release

March 30, 2012

Free YRT/Viva service ends this Saturday, March 31

Don’t forget your YRT/Viva fare for all rides starting Sunday morning
NEWMARKET – The Regional Municipality of York reminds residents that free YRT/Viva service ends Saturday, March 31. Starting April 1, fares are required to board all YRT/Viva services.
Tickets, passes and PRESTO cards are available at locations throughout the Region. Visit for full fare information and ticket agent locations in your area. February monthly passes will be honoured for the month of April.
For those taking late evening YRT/Viva services, please note fares are not required for midnight to 2 a.m. travel from Saturday to Sunday. Fares will be required as of the new service day beginning approximately 6:30 a.m. Sunday, April 1.
York Region thanks residents for their patience during the phased-in return of YRT/Viva service.
For more information about YRT/Viva services, please visit or call the Customer Service Centre at                  1-866-MOVE-YRT (668-3978). 
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Media Contact: Kim MacGillivray, Corporate Communications, York Region
 1-877-464-9675, ext. 1209 • Cell: 905-251-6412 •

Founded in 1971, The Regional Municipality of York is made up of nine municipalities
and provides services to more than one million residents, 29,000 businesses and 495,000 employees.

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