Tunney's Pasture station

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Tunney's Pasture
Ottawa Transitway station
Tunney's Pasture.jpg
Tunney's Pasture with transitway in the foreground
Coordinates 45°24′14″N 75°44′06″W / 45.40389°N 75.73500°W / 45.40389; -75.73500Coordinates: 45°24′14″N 75°44′06″W / 45.40389°N 75.73500°W / 45.40389; -75.73500
Owned by OC Transpo
Services
Preceding station   OC Transpo   Following station
toward Baseline
Route 91
toward Trim
toward Stittsville
Route 92
toward St. Laurent
toward Innovation
Route 93
toward Lebreton
toward Riverview
Route 94
toward Millennium
Route 95
toward Trim
toward Stittsville
Route 96
toward St. Laurent
Route 97
toward Airport
Terminus Route 98
toward Hawthorne

Tunney's Pasture is a station on the transitway in Ottawa, Ontario. It is located at the Tunney's Pasture government office complex, on Scott Street at Holland Avenue.

The transitway in the area is in a below-grade 'trench' parallel to Scott Street. Each platform has an elevator and stairway to the ground level above; the two sides are connected by an enclosed pedestrian bridge, and the ground-level station area also has platforms for local buses.

Major criminal incident[edit]

10 May 2003: An arson at the station inflicted damage estimated at $400 000 to $500 000 CAD. The fire left portions of the station out of service for months.[1][2]

Service[edit]

The following routes serve Tunney's Pasture Station:
Regular Routes: 16 86 87 91 92 94 95 96 97 98 150 151 159 176
Peak-Only Routes: 6 63 64 105 164 182
Connexion Routes: 252 256 261 262 263 264 265 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 277 282 283
Special Event Routes: 403

Notes[edit]

  • Route 16 has supplementary trips that start/end at Tunney's Pasture.
  • Routes 87 and 98 don't serve Tunney's Pasture Station in the late evenings Monday-Friday or outside of business hours on the weekend.
  • Route 97 has some trips that start/end at Tunney's Pasture on weekdays during the day, usually to/from the Ottawa Airport.
  • Route 98 starts/ends at Lebreton Station on weekdays outside of peak periods.

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Ottawa Citizen (11 May 2003). "City/Region". Ottawa Citizen. p. A9. Suspected arsons investigated 
  2. ^ "Tunney's Pasture station firebombing update". Ottawa Transit Bulletin. Ottawa Transit Riders Association. July 2003. Archived from the original on 2007-09-30. 

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