A number of social media posts have documented a number of people sleeping on streetcar seats and making makeshift clotheslines out of the yellow plastic barriers the transit authority has put up to ensure social distancing in its vehicles.

“Our homeless in Toronto turn to the safety of TTC vehicles, but make it less safe for TTC riders and our essential workers,” tweeted Rocco Signorile (@imthedarkknight), imploring politicians such as Mayor John Tory, Premier Doug Ford and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to act faster to relieve the pressure on the homeless crisis in the city.