CROSS PASSAGE 10 CONSTRUCTION WORKS

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January 28, 2019

Starting as soon as February 4th, an assessment of the existing dewatering system will take place at the Cross Passage site between Lillian Street and Redpath Avenue. Assessment works will take approximately five (5) days. Following the assessment the dewatering system will be recommissioned and will operate on a 24 hour basis. Periodic maintenance will be required.

 

TRAFFIC, TTC AND PEDESTRIAN IMPACTS

  • There are no pedestrian or TTC impacts related to this work.
  • Lane reductions will be in place between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. during the assessment works.
  • Once the dewatering system is recommissioned, a fenced enclosure will be set up on the south side of Eglinton Avenue just east of Lillian.
  • Generators and pumps will be put in place and running 24 hours starting as soon as the week of February 18th to late May 2019. 

 

TIMING 

  • Work will occur between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
  • Assessment works will take approximately five (5) days.
  • Periodic maintenance will occur between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
  • Dewatering system will operate on a 24 hour basis.
  • The contractor may not always work during the permitted hours, but may do so at its discretion.
  • Work may be rescheduled due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances

 

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • Nearby residents and businesses can expect noise in the area caused by pumps, generators and other construction equipment.
  • Occasional overnight work may be required. Metrolinx will notify the public in advance and monitor activities throughout.
  • In addition to construction activity, residents can expect to see equipment and material storage within designated work zones.
  • For safety purposes, fencing will be erected around the work zone.
  • All access to businesses is maintained throughout the stages.

 

TRAVELLING SMART DURING CONSTRUCTION

  • Travel delays are expected with construction. Please allow extra time for your journey.
  • Traffic will be extra heavy at peak periods during the Eglinton Crosstown LRT construction.
  • Download the free ‘aCrosstown’ traffic app to get real-time traffic and transit information for Eglinton Avenue.

 

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