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November 242016

Overnight Geotechnical Works: Dec. 1 & 2 Eglinton Lane Reduction to a Single Lane between Brentcliffe Road and Leslie Street

What Work is Taking Place?

Overnight lane reduction to a single lane of traffic on Eglinton Avenue East between Brentcliffe Road and Leslie Street will be required for two nights, as crews drill boreholes in the road to determine the condition of existing soil and rocks in the area. Boreholes will be drilled along Eglinton Avenue East between Brentcliffe Road and Leslie Street in advance of the construction of Laird and Science Centre Stations. Read more »

November 162016

Update: Hydro Utility Relocations for Science Centre Station: Pedestrian Crosswalk Closure and TTC Bus Detour

What Work is Taking Place?

In mid-November crews began to set-up work zones within the roadway at both the northwest and southwest corners of Don Mills Road and Eglinton Avenue East as crews continue to relocate existing utilities at the intersection. Work began on relocating hydro utilities and work continues on relocating telecommunication lines within man holes as well within pre-existing duct banks in preparation for station construction.  Read more »

November 112016

Next Stage of Utility Relocations for Science Centre Station

Beginning as early as Sunday, November 13 work zones will be erected within the roadway at both the northwest and southwest corners of Don Mills Road and Eglinton Avenue East as crews will continue to relocate existing utilities in the vicinity of Don Mills Road and Eglinton Avenue East. Read more »

November 082016

UPDATED: Overnight Line Painting for Science Centre Station Starts Friday, November 11, 2016

UPDATED
Overnight lane reductions on Don Mills Road and on Eglinton Avenue East will be required begining on Friday, November 11 for approximatley 3 nights as crews remove existing line markings on the roadway then repaint in preparation for station construction at the future Science Centre Station. 

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October 142016

Road Widening and Sidewalk Closure for future Science Centre Station

What Work is Taking Place?

To support construction of the future Science Centre Station, work will commence to widen sections of Eglinton Avenue East from west of Don Mills Road to the Don Valley Parkway.  Read more »

September 062016

Pedestrian Safety near Construction Sites

Construction of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT line, including 15 underground stations, is underway. Since the end of school, many construction sites have been set up for station construction and the set-up of some major intersections along Eglinton Avenue has been changed.

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June 242016

Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Investigation on Eglinton Avenue East at Leslie Street

In preparation for construction of the surface level section of the Eglinton Crosstown, crews will begin conducting preparatory activities and utility works including surveying, locating utilities, and drilling boreholes to obtain additional information on sub-surface utilities and ground conditions in various locations along Eglinton.

What work is starting? 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 »