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December 02 2016

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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December 01 2016

Overnight Subsurface Utility Engineering Investigation at Kennedy Station

What Work is Taking Place?

  • Utility investigation work onsite within TTC land at Kennedy Station along the Eglinton Service Road continues to determine the location and depth of existing utilities. 

Upcoming Utility Investigation

  • Crews will  hydro-vacuum test pits over top of existing utilities within the TTC boulevard west of the SRT tracks.    

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November 30 2016

UPDATE: Access to Ferrand Drive from Eglinton Avenue Closed Dec. 5 & 6

What Work is Taking Place?

Crews will be grading and paving on Eglinton Ave East along Ferrand Drive to prepare for the future construction of Science Centre Station. To complete the work, access to Ferrand Drive from Eglinton Avenue East will be closed.

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November 29 2016

Shoring and Guide Wall Construction at Fairbank Station Main Entrance

What Work is Taking Place? 

Beginning in late November 2016, crews will start support of excavation work, also known as shoring, at the future Fairbank Station.  The main entrance is located on the southeast corn Read more »

November 28 2016

One Day Road Closure: Roehampton Avenue

What Work is Taking Place?

A large crane is required to replace hydro poles on the east end of Roehampton Avenue. Safe crane operation near hydro lines necessitates the road closure.

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November 28 2016

Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Investigation at Kennedy Station - Updates

What Work is Taking Place?

  • Crews will continue with preparatory work for Kennedy Station by conducting Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Investigation within the GO Corridor to locate existing underground utilities within the boundaries of the east corridor and future west corridor.

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November 24 2016

Overnight Geotechnical Works: Dec. 1 & 2 Eglinton Lane Reduction to a Single Lane between Brentcliffe Road and Leslie Street

What Work is Taking Place?

 Overnight lane reduction to a single lane of traffic on Eglinton Avenue East between Brentcliffe Road and Leslie Street will be required for two nights, as crews drill boreholes in the road to determine the condition of existing soil and rocks in the area. Boreholes will be drilled along Eglinton Avenue East between Brentcliffe Road and Leslie Street in advance of the construction of Laird and Science Centre Stations. Read more »

November 24 2016

Shoring and Excavation Work Continues for Laird Station: Road Occupancy and Sidewalk Closure to begin late November 2016

Since June 2016, shoring and excavation work has been underway within the main and secondary entrance sites for the future Laird Station. In November 2016, the long-term road occupancy and sidewalk closure will begin and remain for the duration of the work – upwards of 40 months.  Read more »

November 21 2016

Shoring for Caledonia Station

What Work is Taking Place?

Beginning in November 2016, crews will start support of excavation work, also known as shoring, at the future Caledonia Station.  The station is located on the north side of Eglinton Avenue West between Gabian Way and Croham Road (in front of Westside Mall).  Shoring is a common step in the process of constructing the foundation of a building.  Steel piles, as well as braces and tie-backs, will be installed around the perimeter of the station box area to support excavation. Read more »