As a result, many a customer take advantage of the honesty system and pay nothing and get on for free. Along certain lines, namely the Yonge Street line, will have Viva police placed at random stops to search bus riders for their tickets.
The term freeva is most likely coined by the teenagers that live in the areas in which the Viva busses travel. Freeva is portmanteau of the word 'free' and 'Viva.'
"We're gonna freeva there."