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July 102018
July 092018




On Wednesday, July 11, crews will test local watermains along Eglinton Avenue East from Brentcliffe Drive to Sutherland Drive. Periodic testing of utilities during the mining operations ensures work continues safely.

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July 062018

Toronto Hydro Work Relocation across Yonge Street

What Work is Taking Place?

To prepare for the construction of Eglinton Station, crews will begin the next phase of re-routing existing hydro utilities in the vicinity of Eglinton Avenue and Yonge Street.  

For this next stretch of the work, crews will be working to install new Toronto Hydro infrastructure within the City of Toronto’s public right-of-way across Yonge Street. Crews may use a hydro-vacuum truck, excavators, jack-hammer and other construction equipment to complete the work. Read more »

July 062018

Support of Excavation Works at the North End of Kennedy GO Station Platform as Part of Eglinton Crosstown LRT

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of construction of the future Eglinton Crosstown LRT, improvements are also being made to the GO Transit Stouffville Corridor at Kennedy GO Station. Improvements 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. Read more »

July 042018

Update: Traffic & Pedestrian Changes at Leaside Station

In early July, the sidewalk on the north side of Eglinton Avenue, between Bayview Avenue and the Eglinton Avenue entrance to Sunnybrook Plaza will be closed. The closure will be in effect during this stage for approximately seven weeks with a possible extension during the next stage of work.

Pedestrians should use the signalized crossings at Bessborough Drive/Don Lea Drive and on the west side of Bayview Avenue at Eglinton Avenue to get around the closure by using the south side of Eglinton Avenue.  Read more »

July 032018

Wet Utility Upgrades along Surface Section of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT: Victoria Park to Eglinton Square

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of construction of the future surface alignment for the Eglinton Crosstown LRT, crews will be upgrading and relocating wet utilities along Eglinton Avenue between Victoria Park Avenue and Eglinton Square.

Starting as early as July 3rd and lasting approximately four (4) weeks, crews will install new pipes, and replace manholes and catch basins. This work supports the upgrade of water infrastructure across Eglinton Avenue East for the future Crosstown surface stops. Read more »

June 292018

Wynford Drive Bridge Rehabilitation: North Staircase Relocation

Originally Published: June 29, 2018

Updated: July 5, 2018

Updated: July 6, 2018

What Work is Taking Place?

The Wynford Drive Bridge will be rehabilitated as part of the construction of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT. Bridge deck replacement and associated works will be performed to accommodate utility upgrades and the new LRT tracks in the center of Eglinton Avenue East.  Read more »

June 282018

Upcoming Traffic and Pedestrian Changes at Eglinton West Subway Station (Cedarvale)

Original Posting Date: June 18, 2018

In mid-July 2018, the area around Eglinton West Subway Station (Cedarvale) will see another round of traffic changes.  Work zones will move to the north side of Eglinton Avenue. The Allen Road exit ramp will be realigned, pedestrians will no longer be able to access the subway from the north side of Eglinton Avenue and active traffic lanes will shift south.  Read more »

June 282018

Allen Road South Closure - July 13-16 - Exit Ramp Re-Alignment

Original Posting Date: June 18, 2018

What Work is Taking Place

Supporting the excavation of the new Eglinton LRT Main Entrance requires the Allen Road South exit ramp to be realigned 20 meters to the west of its current position. Read more »

June 262018