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December 092019

Lane Shift on Yonge Street for Utility Investigation Work - December 2019

 

As early as December 9, 2019, lanes on Yonge Street between Roehampton Avenue and Eglinton Avenue will be shifted to the west side of the street to make way for a temporary work zone on the east side of the street in order to perform an utility investigation for the ongoing tunnel ventilation shaft construction. The temporary work zone will remain in place until the end of December 2019.  No changes for pedestrian routes are required.  All four crosswalks at Yonge Street and Eglinton Avenue will remain open.

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November 272019

Update: Cross Passage 10 at Lillian Street

Original Post: November 5, 2019

Updated on November 27, 2019

Underground excavation continues in the tunnels below Eglinton Avenue East at Lillian Street. This work occurs on a 24- hour basis and is expected to be completed by February 2020. The excavation will create a connection corridor underground between the north tunnel and the south tunnel.

The dewatering system located on the southeast corner of Lillian Street that has been operating on a 24-hour basis since early 2019, will continue to operate on the surface until excavation is complete. Read more »

November 202019

Line 1 Subway Closure for TTC Line 1 Facility Service Building Construction - November 30 – December 1, 2019

 

What Work is Taking Place?

Construction of a new Facility Service Building for TTC’s Line 1 Subway is underway at Berwick Avenue and Yonge Street.  Some of the work can only be safely performed while the subway is not operational.  Crews will work Friday November 29 through Monday December 2, 2019, to install plates on the track level, plumbing, hydro duct bank installation, strut installation and investigative work.   Read more »

November 142019

Eglinton & Mount Pleasant Construction Liaison Committee Meeting

The construction liaison committee meeting of Eglinton and Mount Pleasant was held on November 13, 2019. You can see the presentation here:

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November 132019

Upcoming Berwick Avenue Road Closures for TTC Line 1 Facility Service Building Construction - Friday November 15, 2019

 

What Work is Taking Place?

In 2019, crews have conducted a series of closures of Berwick Avenue between Duplex Avenue and Yonge Street to perform supporting construction activities for TTC’s Line 1 Subway Facility Services Building.  

The next closure is scheduled for Friday November 15, 2019.  During the closure, a large crane will be erected in the roadway and will be used to lift equipment into the work zone.  Read more »

October 302019

Central West Open House

Thank you for attending the Central West Open House on October 28, 2019. For those who weren't able to make it out in person, the presentation is here:

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October 162019

Central Open House

Thank you for attending the Central Open House on October 15, 2019. For those of you who missed it, the presentation is here:

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October 152019

Upcoming Berwick Avenue Road Closures for TTC Line 1 Facility Service Building Construction October 19 – 21, 2019

What Work is Taking Place?

In 2019, crews have conducted a series of closures of Berwick Avenue between Duplex Avenue and Yonge Street to perform supporting construction activities for TTC’s Line 1 Subway Facility Services Building.  Due to the location of the new building, the work can only be carried out safely while the subway is not in operation.   Read more »

October 102019

Upcoming Traffic Configuration Change at Yonge and Eglinton Intersection to Support Tunnel Ventilation Shaft Construction

 

In mid-October 2019, a new traffic configuration will be implemented at Yonge Street and Eglinton Avenue to facilitate construction of a tunnel ventilation shaft for TTC’s Line 1 subway.  

In order to facilitate the work, a new work zone will be erected in the middle of the Yonge Street between Eglinton Avenue East and Roehampton Avenue, with vehicle traffic travelling on either side of the work zone.   Read more »