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March 152018

Toronto Hydro Installation for Facility Services Building Construction at Eglinton Station

What Work is Taking Place?

As early as March 20, work will get underway to install new underground Toronto Hydro infrastructure that will replace the existing overhead cables, provide temporary power during construction of the Facility Services Building for the TTC Line 1 Subway system (pictured below) and new power connections for the same in the future. The existing overhead cables will be removed to facilitate the construction of the new building. Read more »

March 152018

Mining at Avenue Station - Both Station Entrances

What Work is Happening?

The Eglinton Crosstown includes a 10-kilometre underground portion, between Weston Road and Laird Drive, where 15 below-grade stations are under construction. Eleven will be built using a “cut-and cover” method and four, including Avenue Station, are going to be “mined.” 

Excavation of the Main Entrance at Avenue Station is nearing completion and mining will begin soon. Read more »

March 132018

Black Creek Drive Lane Closures

Updated March 13

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March 132018

75-Hour Weekend Work for GO Transit Improvements at Kennedy Station

Originally Published: March 13, 2018

Updated: March 15, 2018

Updated: March 16, 2018

Updated: March 20, 2018 Read more »

March 132018

Temporary Closure of Ionview Road

Originally Published: March 13, 2018

Updated: April 8, 2018

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of construction of the future Kennedy Station, crews will be relocating storm and sanitary utilities in the vicinity of Ionview Road and Eglinton Avenue East, including performing an east-west crossing across Ionview Road. Read more »

March 132018

Overnight Water Site Service Connections at Eglinton Station

What Work is Taking Place?

In order to prepare for construction of Eglinton Station, crews have relocated water mains and sewers at the Yonge-Eglinton intersection to allow for piling and excavation works. In order to complete the next stage of the work, crews will be connecting the new temporary main with the existing site service connections. The following properties may lose water service during the connections:

20, 30, 40, and 50 Eglinton Avenue East

 

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March 132018

Toronto Hydro Relocation Work at Cedarvale Station

What Work is Taking Place?

To accommodate upcoming shoring activities for the new Cedarvale LRT Station, crews will be relocating a Toronto hydro infrastructure from underground ducting to overhead cables. The work will involve trenching and removing the existing duct banks, and installing new overhead hydro cables. Read more »

March 122018

Shoring at Chaplin Station Main Entrance

WHAT WORK IS TAKING PLACE?

Support of excavation (or shoring) continues at Chaplin Station. At the Main Entrance site, located on the northeast corner of Chaplin and Eglinton, there are some piles that remain to be installed.

As early as Wednesday, March 14, crews will begin piling activities at the Main Entrance. The drill will cross Eglinton to the Main Entrance site as early as Monday, March 12.

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March 092018

Overnight Road Repair Work Starting March 12 - Traffic Lane Reductions at Don Mills & Eglinton

What Work is Taking Place?

Ongoing road maintenance continues around the Don Mills Road and Eglinton Avenue East intersection. The rebuilding of catch basins on Eglinton Avenue East between the DVP and Don Mills Road will start on Monday, March 12, 2018 for approximately one week.

To minimize traffic disruption for the community, transit users and local businesses, this work is being done overnight.

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