Rollsigns from York Region, ON
York Region Transit came to be on January 1, 2001, when Regional Council decided to
merge the services provided by
Markham Transit, Vaughan Transit, Richmond Hill Transit,
and
Newmarket Transit, which included the routes previously run by Aurora Transit.
This set of York Region Transit (Markham Division) mylar rollsigns
were received in mint condition, having never been installed in a
bus. They are both dated May 27, 2002 and each ha
s 31 exposures.
These signs were the first version rollsigns printed for YRT's
Markham Division.
Their respective sign tags are shown below.
This YRT (Richmond Hill Division) mylar rollsign was received in mint condition,
having never been installed in a bus. It is dated May 27, 2002, making it the first
version rollsign for YRT's Richmond Hill Division. It has 44 exposures. Its sign
tag is shown below.
This was also the only version for the Richmond Hill
Division as shortly after the creation of YRT, all operations were transferred to
the Markham Miller yard, and the Richmond Hill yard was closed.
Front Sign:

YORK REGION TRANSIT
P.O.#0000023306
DOCKET #13428-A2
MAY 27, 2002
FRONT MILLER
MILLER

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Side Sign:

YORK REGION TRANSIT
P O.#0000023306
DOCKET #13428-A3
MAY 27, 2002
SIDE MARKHAM
MILLER

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YORK REGION TRANSIT
P.O.#0000023306
DOCKET #13428-C1
MAY 27, 2002
FRONT RICHMOND HILL
PW

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The York Region Transit mylar front rollsign (left) is the first version
rollsign printed for Newmarket-Aurora Division. It is dated May 27, 2002
and has 27 exposures. The side mylar (right, which has been enlarged
slightly for detail) is dated April 8, 2004 and has 36 exposures.
Both these signs were drawn virtually perfect to scale. The side sign has
been enlarged slightly. Their respective sign tags are shown below.
Front Sign (above/left)

YORK REGION TRANSIT
P.O.#0000023306
DOCKET #13428-B1
MAY 27, 2002
FRONT NEWMARKET-AURORA
LAIDLAW

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Side Sign (above/right)

YORK REGION TRANSIT
DOC# 13458-B2
APRIL 8, 2004
NEWMARKET / AURORA
SIDE CURTAIN

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This YRT (Vaughan Division) mylar rollsign was is from
YRT (ex Vaughan Transit) 1989 built OBI 01.501 Orion I
#525. It is dated July, 2008 and has 50 exposures.

Its sign tag is shown below.
YORK REGION TRANSIT
DOC# 17670-C
JULY 2008
CANAR FRONT

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YORK REGION TRANSIT
P.O.#0000023306
DOCKET #13428-A1
MAY 27, 2002
FRONT JUMBO MARKHAM
MILLER

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This jumbo York Region Transit (Markham Division) mylar rollsign was designed for
either the former Markham Transit 1990 built MCI Classics or the 1991 Orion V buses.
It is
dated May 27, 2002 and it has 31 exposures. This sign was the first version
jumbo
rollsign printed for YRT's Markham Division. Its sign tag is shown below.
This York Region Transit (Markham Division) mylar rollsign was received in mint
condition, having never been installed in a bus. It is dated April 8, 2004, and is the first
version rollsign after the Richmond Hill Division's routes were transferred to
the Markham
Miller yard. The Markham routes are near the beginning of the roll, the Richmond Hill
routes are near the end. The sign has 64 exposures.
Its sign tag is shown below.
YORK REGION TRANSIT
DOC# 14358-A2
APRIL 8, 2004
MARKHAM/RICHMOND HILL
FRONT CURTAIN


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