Allen Road

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March 222017

Support of Excavation at Cedarvale Station

What Work is Taking Place?

  • Over the last year tunnel work in the vicinity of Allen Road has concluded and preparatory work for station construction has started. The next phase of work will involve further utility relocations as well as the start of support of excavation work (also known as shoring) for the future Cedarvale Station.
  • The entire shoring and road decking installation process will take approximately 18-24 months to complete and will be conducted in phases.
March 202017

Tunnel Invert Concrete Pour at Allen Rd and Eglinton

What Work is Taking Place?

  • To prepare for track and system installation in the new LRT tunnels, concrete must be poured to form the foundation of the track.
October 112016

Geotechnical Instrumentation and Monitoring at Cedarvale Station

What Work is Taking Place?

  • Geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring is required for the protection of the existing buildings and underground utilities by monitoring movements of the ground, support of excavation, utilities, structures and groundwater regime, prior, during and following construction in order to assess the need for implementation of mitigation measures.
  • Crews will drill approximately 15+ boreholes in the Cedarvale Station area to install geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring equipment. 

Timing

October 112016

Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Investigations at Cedarvale Station

What Work is Taking Place?

  • To prepare for future construction of Cedarvale Station, crews will be conducting Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) investigations along the shoulder of Allen Road North and South, north of Eglinton Avenue West.
  • Crews will drill bore holes and use a hydro-vacuum truck on the shoulder of the road to determine the location of the underground utilities and the ground conditions around the intersection for design purposes. 

Timing

  • Work is expected to begin the evening of October 12th and will take approximately two
September 132016
September 062016

Pedestrian Safety near Construction Sites

Construction of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT line, including 15 underground stations, is underway. Since the end of school, many construction sites have been set up for station construction and the set-up of some major intersections along Eglinton Avenue has been changed.

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August 192016

Decommissioning of Launch Shaft Site at Allen Road

Beginning in the mid-August, crews will be removing concrete surface pads and site facilities as part of the decommissioning of the Launch Shaft site at the northeast corner of Eglinton Avenue and Allen Road. Read more »

July 072016

Park Hill Road Closure at Cedarvale Station

The closure of Park Hill Road was first communicated in a notice on April 19th 2016. This work had been delayed due to unforeseen circumstances. The closure of Park Hill Road will now proceed this month. The north-south pedestrian walkway along the Allen Road southbound will close at a future date. We apologize for any inconvenience. Read more »