Construction Updates

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July 122017

Upcoming: Shoring and Excavation at Oakwood Station

 

Since 2016, shoring and excavation work has been underway at the main and secondary entrance sites for the future Oakwood Station. Excavation at the Main entrance is currently underway and will be followed by mining operations in late 2017.  Read more »

July 102017

Water Main Investigations at Leaside Station

What Work is Taking Place

Crews will expose the portions of a water main on the north east corner of the Bayview Avenue and Eglinton Avenue East intersection. 

Timing  Read more »

July 042017

Overnight Preparatory Works for Sewer Re-lining at Laird Station

What Work is Taking Place

Sewer re-lining is a process intended to increase the durability of the sewers.  At Laird Drive and Eglinton Avenue East, local sewers will be re-lined in the vicinity of the construction sites.  Read more »

June 302017

Mount Dennis Railway Corridor Work - July 4 to July 30, 2017

What Work is Taking Place?

Crews are working in the rail corridor, within the vicinity of the Eglinton Avenue Bridge, preparing for the relocation of the CP Mainline Track. This work involves grading the track bed in the area where the tracks will be realigned, track bed leveling and shifting of the CP Diversion track to the correct alignment and cutting over-/shifting of the existing track.

Hours of Work Read more »

June 302017

Update: Dewatering System at Laird Station

Original issue dates: April 20, 2017 and June 7, 2017 Re-Issue date: June 30, 2017

The term “dewatering” means pumping from the ground water at a site where there will be excavation.  At Eglinton Avenue East and Laird Drive, dozens of small wells will be drilled along the curbside eastbound lane. Wells will be drilled and shallow trenches will be required to lay the pipes, pumps, wells and valves to do the work.   Read more »

June 302017

Crane Installation at Laird Station Main Entrance

A large tower crane will be delivered and installed at the Laird Main Entrance during the week of July 3rd. 

What to Expect  Read more »

June 272017

Chaplin Station: Pedestrian Pathway Change

 

 Since fall 2016, crews have been conducting support of excavation work (shoring) at the future Chaplin Station. Read more »

June 222017

Storm Sewer Connection in Cedarvale Park

What Work is Taking Place?

In preparation for the construction of Cedarvale Station, several storm and sanitary sewers must be reconfigured prior to the commencement of the support of excavation works. As part of one of these relocations, an existing connection must be enabled in one of the storm sewers at Cedarvale Park.

Crews will occupy a small portion of the park in the vicinity of an existing manhole (see picture below) in order to conduct the works.

Timing Read more »

June 212017

Upcoming Sanitary Sewer Connection at Eglinton Station

What Work is Taking Place

To prepare for the construction of Eglinton Station, crews have been relocating existing water mains and sanitary sewers in the vicinity of Eglinton Avenue and Yonge Street.  To complete this work, crews need to connect the new sanitary sewer with the existing sewer located at the northwest corner of the Yonge-Eglinton intersection.  Read more »