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September 01 2017

Update: Dewatering System at Laird Station

Re-Issue date: September 1, 2017

The term “dewatering” means pumping from the ground water at a site where there will be excavation.  At Eglinton Avenue East and Laird Drive, dozens of small wells will be drilled along the curbside eastbound lane. Wells will be drilled and shallow trenches will be required to lay the pipes, pumps, wells and valves to do the work.  

Hours of Work/ What to Expect  Read more »

August 31 2017

Additional Road Occupancy Beginning September 1 at Elevated Guideway & West LRT Portal

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of continued construction and traffic staging set up at Keelesdale Park Drive and Eglinton Avenue West for construction of the West LRT Portal and Elevated Guideway traffic restrictions in this area are changing. 

Crews will be working within the eastbound curb lane west of the Black Creek Drive and Eglinton Avenue West intersection, chipping concrete from the existing storm manhole and excavating two new sanitary manholes. Read more »

August 29 2017

Pedestrian Safety near Construction Sites

The tunnelled section between Brentcliffe Road and Black Creek Drive is complete, and last year, construction activities began at all 15 underground stations including Kennedy Station. The preparatory works at the at-grade portion of the line, between Brentcliffe Road and Kennedy Station, also started this summer. Since the end of school, many work zones have been set up for construction and some major intersections along Eglinton Avenue have changed.

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August 29 2017

Parking Lot Reductions and Associated Works at Kennedy Station

What Work is Taking Place?

Parking will be displaced in the East and South Parking Lots at Kennedy Station to facilitate construction of the Kennedy Station. Works include: Read more »

August 28 2017

Traffic and Pedestrian Changes at Chaplin Station for Support of Excavation

What Work is Taking Place?

In winter 2017, crews began support of excavation work (shoring) of the station box at the future Chaplin Station, starting on the south side Eglinton Avenue West.  As early as Wednesday August 30, crews will implement the next stage of shoring for Chaplin Station.  

Please carefully review the map – traffic on Chaplin Crescent will be shifted to the west and changes to pedestrian crosswalks will be in effect.   Read more »

August 25 2017
August 25 2017

Cedarvale Station: Road Closures for Utility Relocation & Support of Excavation

Updated: August 25, 2017
Original Issue Date: June 28, 2017

What Work is Taking Place?

The Cedarvale Station work zones are now in full swing as crews complete tunnel concrete pours, utility relocation, and support of excavation activities.

To continue to relocate and upgrade storm and sanitary sewer infrastructure and complete support of excavation, traffic changes in the vicinity of Cedarvale Station are required.

Throughout the Summer 2017, the following roads were closed at Eglinton Avenue West: Read more »

August 24 2017

Fairbank Station Public Information Session

Thank you for attending the public information session about design plans of the parkette for the new Fairbank Station on August 23, 2017. 

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

August 21 2017

Trailer Move at Caledonia Station

What work is taking place?

On August 22 and 23, crews will relocate a trailer at the Caledonia Station site to continue deep excavation.  Short-term lane reductions will be in effect.  Pedestrian access will be maintained.

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