Laneway Closure for Concrete Pours at Forest Hill Station - Friday May 15, 2020

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What Work is Taking Place? 

Since fall 2019, crews have conducted several closures of the pedestrian path and laneway around Forest Hill Station Secondary Entrance site to carry out concrete pours. The concrete will form the walls of the Secondary Entrance structure. The next concrete pour is scheduled for Friday May 15, 2020. The Hilltop Road-Bathurst Street laneway will be closed to through pedestrian traffic while this pour takes place. Property access will be maintained.  Once the pour is complete, the pedestrian path and laneway will re-open.

Hours of Work

  • The Hilltop-Bathurst laneway will be closed to through pedestrian traffic on:
    • Friday May 15, 2020 from 5:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Dates are subject to change; work may be delayed or rescheduled due to inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances

Work Area Map

Laneway Closure for Concrete Pours May 15 2020

What to Expect

  • Property access, including access to private laneway parking, will be maintained
  • Storefronts can be accessed from Eglinton Ave W on either side of the Secondary Entrance
  • Overnight/early morning noise from construction, as well as site lighting, can be expected
  • 10+ concrete trucks expected per hour during the concrete pour 

Pedestrian Details

  • Pedestrian through-traffic in the laneway will not be permitted during this work
  • The sidewalk on the north side of Eglinton Ave will remain open on either side of the Secondary Entrance
  • Pedestrians can continue north to Wembley Rd to cross Eglinton Ave on the north side

Traffic Details

  • The laneway remains closed to vehicular through-traffic through 2020

Travelling Smart during Construction

Travel delays are expected with the Crosstown construction. Please allow extra time for your journey. Traffic will be extra heavy at peak periods during the Crosstown construction. When possible, please travel during the off-peak period between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.

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