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August 102016

Upcoming Works at Eglinton Station: Signal Reconfigurations

What Work is Taking Place?

Pending permits and approvals, work will commence to reconfigure the traffic lights at the Yonge-Eglinton intersection to prepare for upcoming utilities relocations. 

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July 272016

Upcoming Works at Eglinton Station: Utilities Relocations

What work is Taking Place? 

  • Pending a City of Toronto permit, work will commence to replace and relocate existing utilities in the area of Yonge Street and Eglinton Avenue to make way for the future Eglinton interchange station. Over the coming months, storm and sanitary sewers, water mains, hydro ducts, and telecommunications utilities will be replaced and relocated in a series of stages.

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July 262016

Closure of Underground Pedestrian Tunnels at Eglinton Station

What work is Taking Place? 

  • Utilities relocation and support of excavation (shoring) for the new Eglinton station will require closure of the underground pedestrian tunnels at Yonge Street and Eglinton Avenue leading from the current TTC subway station (pictured below).  Tunnel closures will correspond to different phases of the construction work.

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June 292016

Update: 7 Eglinton Avenue East Demolition

What Work is Taking Place?

  • 7 Eglinton Avenue East, the Salvation Army Community Church building, is being demolished to make way for the construction of Eglinton Station.

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June 232016

Tunnelling: What You May Experience

As you may know, the Eglinton Crosstown includes a 10-kilometre underground portion, between Keele Street and Laird Drive. For the tunnelled portion, locomotives run along interim track and transport materials and haul spoils in and out of the tunnels to the extraction shafts. Tunnel boring machines (TBMs) and muck removal operations run around the clock - 24 hours a day. Read more »

June 222016

Eglinton Park

We met with the community on June 21 to discuss the use of a portion of Eglinton Park for building the future Avenue station. Here is the presentation if you missed us: Read more »

May 312016

Eglinton Station Open House

Thank you for attending our Eglinton station open house on May 30, 2016. 

For those of you who missed it, the presentation is here:

April 072016

Tunnelling: What you may experience

As you may know, the Eglinton Crosstown includes a 10-kilometre underground portion, between Keele Street and Laird Drive. For the tunnelled portion, locomotives run along interim track and transport materials and haul spoils in and out of the tunnels to the extraction shafts. Tunnel boring machines (TBMs) and muck removal operations run around the clock - 24 hours a day. Read more »