Nov. 7, 2018

"opening of the Yonge Street subway"

March 30, 1954: Evening crowds wait to board a subway train for the opening of the Yonge Street subway. The city’s subway network has been built over decades, and while the provincial and federal governments have taken on bigger roles in funding it, the understanding has been that Toronto would own the infrastructure.

HARRY MCLORINAN/THE GLOBE AND MAIL