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June 132016

Restoration work at Eglinton Avenue East and Bayview Avenue

What work is starting?

What: Bayview Station headwall work is complete. Crews will begin the following restoration work:

  • Restoring the sidewalk on the south side of Eglinton Avenue East, east of Bayview Avenue.
  • Restoring hydro poles and overhead wires to their original locations, on the south side of Eglinton Avenue East, west of Bayview Avenue.

Why:    Read more »

June 102016
June 072016

Short Term Lane Closures along Eglinton Avenue for Daytime and Overnight Monitoring Equipment Installation for Oakwood Station

 

Short Term Lane Closures along Eglinton Avenue
for Daytime and Overnight Monitoring Equipment Installation

for Oakwood Station 

 

What Work is Taking Place? Read more »

June 072016

Update: Emergency Exit Building Construction near Petman Avenue Work Shifts to North Side of Eglinton Avenue East for Utility Relocation

What work is Taking Place?

What: With utility work and secant piling installations on the south side of Eglinton complete, work will return to the north side of Eglinton at Petman. During this stage, crews will continue to relocate utilities. 

Why: Construction of emergency exit buildings requires utilities to be safely relocated. Depending on site conditions, this could include moving gas, hydro, water mains, sewers, and telephone lines, traffic lights and street lighting.  Read more »

June 032016

Disruption from service locomotives

Dear Neighbour, 

As you may know, the Eglinton Crosstown LRT Project includes a 10-kilometre underground portion. Two Tunnel Boring Machines (or “TBMs”) are building the 3.5km eastern underground section of the Crosstown tunnels between Brentcliffe Road and Yonge Street. The TBMs are making great progress tunneling at an average rate of over 10-15 metres per day.  They have completed approximately 70% of their journey and expected to be at Yonge Street in early September. Read more »

May 272016

Mount Pleasant Installation of Dewatering Wells June 2016

What work is starting?

What: Crews are required to install dewatering wells in advance of the arrival of the tunnel boring machines, Don and Humber. Following the installation, dewatering work will commence as early as late June 2016.

When: Starting as early as May 30, 2016 until late June 2016, construction will begin on the south side of Eglinton Avenue East, east of Mount Pleasant Road. Some work may be rescheduled or adjusted due to weather conditions and/or unforeseen circumstances. Read more »

May 272016

Short Term Lane Closures along Eglinton Avenue East for Monitoring Equipment Installation: Leaside (Bayview) and Laird Stations

What work is starting?

Crews will be installing ground movement monitoring equipment at Leaside (Bayview) and Laird station locations. These monitors will provide information on ground conditions during station construction. 

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