TTC’s Downsview station to be renamed Sheppard West, Line 1 subway extension work continues

The TTC will be renaming its Downsview station next month as the Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension (TYSSE) gets closer to completion.

As of May 7, the station at Allen Road and Sheppard Avenue West will be renamed Sheppard West station. It presently is the final station on the western part of Line 1, but that will change after the scheduled opening of the six-stop, 8.6-kilometre extension at the end of the year. Line 1 will eventually be extended to the Vaughan Metropolitan Centre near Jane Street and Highway 7 in York region. It will also service York University.

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