Tunney's Pasture Station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Tunney's Pasture
Transitway station
Station statistics
Coordinates 45°24′13.7″N 75°44′06″W / 45.403806°N 75.73500°W / 45.403806; -75.73500Coordinates: 45°24′13.7″N 75°44′06″W / 45.403806°N 75.73500°W / 45.403806; -75.73500
Other information
Owned by OC Transpo
Services
Preceding station   OC Transpo   Following station
toward Kanata North
Route 93
toward Lebreton
toward Riverview
Route 94
toward Millennium
Route 95
toward Trim
toward Stittsville
Route 96
toward Blair
Route 97
toward Airport
Terminus Route 98
toward Hawthorne

Tunney's Pasture Station is a stop 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:
6 16 60 61 62 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 77 86B 86C 87 93 94 95 96 96A 96C 97 98 105 150 151 159 176 261 262 263 283 403

AM ONLY
20 21 22 24 27 30 31 34 35 37 38 41 43 96D 231 232

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. 

External links[edit]