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April 072018

Overnight Utility Relocation on Transway Crescent and Kennedy Road in Support of Construction of the Future Kennedy Station

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of construction of the future Kennedy Station, crews will be relocating watermain and sanitary utilities on Transway Crescent, including a partial crossing of Kennedy Road, starting as soon as April 9, 2018. To reduce impacts to the community and commuters this work will be performed overnight and will take approximately two weeks to complete.  The work is part of the larger upgrade and relocation of utilities for the Eglinton Crosstown LRT. Read more »

April 062018

Pedestrian Route Changes Leaside Station


Over the next month, crews will complete right of way works including restoration of curbs and sidewalks on the south side of Eglinton Avenue both east and west of Bayview Avenue. This will result in some periodic changes to pedestrian circulation. Please watch for orange and black signage that directs pedestrians.

These works are required to support the completion of decking and restoration of the work zone to allow crews to shift to working on the north side of Eglinton Avenue in May 2018.

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April 052018

Upcoming Parking Reduction at Kennedy Station in April 2018

As part of construction of the future Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit (ECLRT), improvements are also being made to the GO Corridor Stouffville Line at Kennedy Station. These include building a new west platform, rebuilding the existing east platform, constructing a new ticketing building for the GO Station, and building a new south pedestrian underpass. 

In order to facilitate these improvements, roughly 113 parking spaces at the South Parking Lot will be removed so that the work can be undertaken in a safe manner. Read more »

April 052018

Upcoming Works at Eglinton Station: Temporary Manhole Construction

What Work is Taking Place?

Construction of a temporary manhole at Eglinton Avenue West and Duplex Avenue is required to enable the continued relocation of utilities for the construction of Eglinton Station.


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April 022018

Geotechnical Instrumentation Installations and Monitoring between West of Midland and Kennedy Road

What Work is Taking Place?  

As part of the ongoing construction works for the future Kennedy Station, installation of above ground and in-ground monitoring points will take place in the vicinity of Eglinton Avenue and Kennedy Road. Monitoring evaluates the impact of construction works and monitoring points are located on Eglinton Avenue from Kennedy Rd to Eglinton Overpass just west of Midland Avenue. Read more »

March 292018

UPDATE: Storm Sewer Installation at Mount Pleasant Station

What Work is Taking Place?

In December 2018, crews began installation of a new storm sewer along the south side of Eglinton Avenue East.  Beginning March 8, storm sewer installation will resume.  The storm sewer will be installed using a hand-mining method whereby pipe is hydraulically pushed from the shafts at Taunton Road and Brownlow Avenue while soil is simultaneously removed.  Once the pipe installation is complete, connection work will be performed to connect the sewer to the existing storm infrastructure.  Read more »

March 282018

Clearing, Grubbing, and Pruning between Don Avon Drive to Victoria Park Avenue in Preparation for Construction of Surface Stops

As our constructors get ready to ramp up construction activity at the surface section of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT project, clearing, grubbing, and pruning and protection activity continues as part of preparatory work. This activity commenced two years ago and is done on an ongoing, as-needed basis to support the construction of the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit Project (ECLRT). All works will be carried out with the approvals and cooperation of the responsible authority. Read more »

March 282018

Hydro Utility Relocation Relocations (Brentcliffe to Leslie)

What Work is Taking Place?

To prepare for the construction of the surface section and future road widening, beginning as early as late-March 2018, crews will relocate and upgrade existing overhead hydro utilities between Brentcliffe Rd and Leslie Street. Existing overhead and underground infrastructure will be relocated for construction and staging purposes.

Outages will be required to switch services to the new infrastructure. Outage requirements and impacts will be communicated separately only to those directly impacted.  Read more »

March 272018

Traffic Change at Fairbank Station


On Wednesday, March 28, 2018, crews will implement a new traffic stage at Eglinton Avenue West and Dufferin Street for work related to support of excavation and utilities relocations, including shallow excavation at the Main Entrance, pile installation and Bell relocation in the roadway. Read more »