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September 112019

Update: North Driveway Closure at 2300 Eglinton Avenue East for Work at Massey Creek

Original Post: August 28, 2019

Updated: September 11, 2019

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of the ongoing works to build the LRT system along Eglinton Avenue East, crews will be replacing the existing culvert at Massey Creek. Work will continue for approximately 4 months. The creek is located at the signalized intersection of Eglinton Avenue East and Rosemount Drive. Read more »

August 272019

Update: East Bound Left Turn Temporarily Closed at Rosemount

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of the ongoing works to build the LRT system along Eglinton Avenue East, crews  will continue work with stage 2 at Massey Creek.

Preparatory work began in late February 2019 includes tree removals, dewatering of wells and deep excavation. Crews will be excavating nine and half (9.5) meters deep and replacing the storm water culvert.

UPDATE: 

The east bound left turn will be temporarily closed as of Monday, August 26th due to utility relocation. Read more »

August 232019

Overnight Water Shut off August 28, 2019 7:00 PM — 5:00 AM at Massey Creek

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of the ongoing works to replace the existing culvert at Massey Creek, crews will be upgrading and relocating wet utilities.

An overnight water shut off is required during these works.  It will occur on Wednesday August 28 from 7 p.m. – 5 a.m.

 Hours of Work Read more »

August 162019

Traction Power Substation Construction Continues at Birchmount Road

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of construction of the future surface alignment for the Eglinton Crosstown LRT, crews will be conducting work on the Traction Power Substation (TPSS) 12, located on the north east corner of Birchmount Road and Eglinton Avenue East intersection. Starting as early as August 23, 2019 and lasting for approximately one (1) week. 

The north sidewalk on Eglinton Avenue East will remain closed in order to carry out the work safely. Read more »

July 102019

Update: Eastbound Left Turn Reinstated at Rosemount Drive at Eglinton Avenue East

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of the ongoing works to build the LRT system along Eglinton Avenue East, crews will be replacing the existing culvert at Massey Creek. Work began as early as late February 2019 and will last for approximately nine (9) months. The creek is located at the signalized intersection of Eglinton Avenue East and Rosemount Drive. Read more »

June 192019

Guideway Work at Birchmount Road

Guideway Work Birchmount Road

What Work is Taking Place?

  

As part of construction of the future surface alignment for the Eglinton Crosstown LRT, crews will be continuing guideway work in the center of Eglinton Avenue East. As early as July 1, 2019 the construction zone will shift to the centre of Eglinton Avenue East at Birchmount Road and be in place for approximately six (6) weeks. Read more »

June 132019

Weekend Traffic Restrictions at Birchmount Road

Latest Update: July 5, 2019

What Work is Taking Place?

The north side pavement reconstruction works at Eglinton Avenue East and Birchmount Road will be moved to July 6/7 (from June 29/30). The guideway work in the centre of Eglinton Avenue East will now be in place as July 8th.

Hours of Work Read more »

June 102019

Upcoming Hydro Outages

UPDATED: Planned Hydro Outages in June 2019

 

In support of construction of the future Crosstown Light Rail Transit, crews have been upgrading and relocating existing overhead and underground hydro utilities between Birchmount Road and Kennedy Road along Eglinton Avenue East. Outages are required to switch services to the new infrastructure. Read more »

May 312019

Update: Construction Underway for Traction Power Substation 12

Updated: Construction Underway for Traction Power Substation 12

What Work is Taking Place? Read more »