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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 »

March 242016
February 262016

Geotechnical Testing for Future Eglinton Station

What work is starting?

In February 2016, crews began conducting preparatory activities in the Yonge Street and Eglinton Avenue West vicinity to make way for the future Eglinton Station.

Upcoming Works – Geotechnical Testing   Read more »

February 242016

Demolition Work for Future Eglinton Station

What work is starting?

In February 2016, crews began conducting preparatory activities in the Yonge Street and Eglinton Avenue West vicinity to make way for the future Eglinton Station.

Upcoming Works – Demolition Read more »

February 242016

Temporary Closure of Holly Street at Eglinton Avenue East

What we are building

What: Holly Street will be temporarily closed, due to continued work on the construction of the extraction shaft located on the south side of Eglinton Avenue East, east of Yonge Street. This work will involve daylighting and relocating utilities. Depending on site conditions, gas, hydro, water mains, sewers, traffic and street lighting, as well as telephone lines, will be relocated to allow for heavy civil construction.   Read more »

February 052016

Eglinton Avenue East (Near Yonge) Extraction Shaft Work - Shifting to South Lanes

What we are building

What: Crews will be shifting construction to the south lanes on Eglinton Avenue East to continue work on the tunnel boring machine (TBM) extraction shaft located within the Eglinton Avenue roadway on the east side of Yonge Street. This work will include, heavy civil construction; installation of secant piles, jet grouting, daylighting and relocating utilities.  Read more »