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April 052017

Hydro Relocation for West Portal & Elevated Guideway

What work is taking place?

Between May 4 to May 11, 2017 crews will relocate and upgrade existing overhead hydro utilities at the Eglinton Avenue and Black Creek Drive in preparation for the the West Portal and Guideway, where the light rail vehicles will travel on bridged tracks above Black Creek Drive, and enter and exit the underground portion of the Crosstown. Read more »

April 032017

Traffic Signal Hanging at Fairbank Station

What Work is Taking Place?

To make way for station construction, crews must relocate and hang the existing traffic signals at Dufferin Street and Eglinton Avenue West.  Traffic signal relocation will take place over five days, with curbside lane closures throughout the intersection.  Crews will install temporary traffic poles and signals at each corner of the intersection.  The temporary traffic signals and cables will be hung overhead, while the existing traffic poles are removed. Read more »

March 312017

LOW WATER PRESSURE NOTICE: Watermain Investigation Work

What Work is Taking Place?

On April 3, 2017, crews will begin subsurface utility engineering (SUE) investigation of a large 900mm watermain in the Eglinton Avenue West and Chaplin Crescent area.  The watermain will be exposed to determine the utility and ground conditions in advance of wet utilities relocation.  Most of the work will take place within the existing traffic staging at Chaplin Crescent and Eglinton Avenue West. Read more »

March 302017

Upcoming Parking Changes at Kennedy Station - Beginning As Early As Spring 2017


Kennedy Station will be the terminal station at the eastern end of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT line. Kennedy Station is an interchange station with connections to the GO Transit Stouffville Line, the TTC Scarborough RT, the TTC Bloor-Danforth subway, and a TTC bus terminal. Read more »

March 292017

Overnight Lane Reduction on Eglinton Avenue East for Crane Transport

What Work is Taking Place?

Crews will be transporting a crane into the extraction shaft construction zone area, on the north side of Eglinton Avenue East, east of Yonge Street. 

Timing Read more »

March 292017

Geotechnical Equipment Installations and Monitoring at Oakwood Station

Geotechnical Equipment Installations and Monitoring at

 Oakwood Station 

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March 292017

Tunnel Concrete Pour for Laird Station

To progress construction at Laird Station and prepare for upcoming mining works, crews will be drilling from the right of way surface into the completed TBM tunnel to fill portions of the tunnels with concrete.

Hours of Work  Read more »

March 292017

Overnight Tunnel Boring Machine Removals Eglinton Avenue Closure: Yonge St. to Dunfield Ave. Nightly, April 4-7 & April 10, 2017

What Work is Taking Place?

Tunnelling is complete, and crews will be removing the south TBM, Humber, over several days in April, 2017 (April 4, 5, 7 and 10).  As with Don, Humber will be disassembled and removed in pieces. The pieces will be loaded onto trucks by large cranes and transported offsite. Read more »